Print Scotland is the lead apprenticeship training provider for the Scottish Print Industry and offers Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQ’s) and Modern Apprenticeship (MA) certification in print. Modern apprentices undertake a workplace print training programme which is aimed at improving technical and interpersonal skills and are based on National Occupational Standards (NOS). These standards at SVQ level 2 & 3 ensure that qualifications are relevant to the current and future needs of the Scottish Print and related industries.
For employers there is a range of SVQ qualifications stretching across a number of key occupations and for maximum flexibility various pathways (routes) can be taken. Print training is agreed with a GES assessor and specialised support workbooks are supplied. SVQ’s are available to people of all ages and listed below are the current print qualifications with course duration period ranging from 12-36 months.