What people say
Medication Training – I thoroughly enjoyed this course as Trainer made it FUN!! I would look forward to any training with him in the future. I really learned from this course today, thanks to Trainer.
I feel more equipped in my role and have a lot more knowledge. My experience was positive and felt ARC were very professional.
Doing this award has taught me to think about my work practice and understand the theory behind my job. I enjoyed my time doing my SVQ.
I was impressed by the style of training. The lecturer was easy to understand.
“Having knowledge of the Legislation and Law, I recognised an adult at risk and contacted Social Work to get a care package in place and telecare improving his life. Because I know what I am talking about now I am not …
I appreciate all the help I received from ARC, for their patience and guidance to get me through my award. Thank you.
Thanks for all the support I was given. It gave me more confidence in my own ability.
A very rewarding experience which made me want to learn more. Assessor was excellent, explained everything clearly in easy to understand terms when some questions appeard complicated. Doing my award has made me much …
“I have managed to encourage and support a service user to go on a bus independently which has totally changed their life for the better. Most rewarding part of my career so far.”
My assessor was incredibly supportive and her enthusiasm and enjoyment of her role made it a throughly enjoyable and educational experience. She is an assett to your organisation.
Medication Training – Very relaxed but very informative.
I was supported really well considering the distance that my assessor had to travel to meet up. My assessor explained everything to me in a way I could understand. It has been a while since I did any exam type work a…
The support from ARC Scotland was very good – thank you.
We have worked very successfully in partnership with ARC for a number of years in both delivery and training and SVQ level 4 awards. This has been a positive experience and has been of great help in the development and c…Hamish Robertson, Training ManagerCapability Scotland
I could not have asked for a better tutor. He really made me think about the components of the course and I feel that I have really achieved a very worthwhile qualification thanks to him. It has been a pleasure to wo…
It has given me much more information on how to care for individuals in the correct manner in line with codes of practice promoting their independence and dignity.
Medication Training – I have learned a lot today, this has increased my knowledge and given me a better awareness of the accountability that I have in my job. Most enjoyable.
Assessor very helpful, patient and professional. Clear explanation of what was required.
I have better understanding of policies and procedures. It was wonderful experience doing SVQ3 and it was great pleasure to work with my assessor. I am very happy with outcome.
I have worked with Debbie and her team over the past year., their professional yet approachable and flexible manner has made it easy to establish a good working relatinship very quickly. Our SVQ candidates are making go…Caroline King, Operations Manager, Learning and DevelopmentCarr Gomm
This was the most difficult, intense and exhausting qualification I have ever undertaken. My assessor was brilliant in explaining what was required of me. He reassured me when I was struggling to push on. He got th…
Person Centred Planning – Excellent course and delivery. Trainer is very easy to understand and made the content very enjoyable. Trainer has infectious enthusiasm.
I enjoyed working with my assessor, I found her approachable and very supportive. She encouraged me through my low points and the times I felt overwhelmed with work, which was often! I liked that she was always posit…
Thank you to ARC Scotland for putting me through this award.
My assessor should be given great praise as I was very reluctant to do this award as education was not something I enjoyed. His constant help, skills and obvious talent and love of what he does has earned him my and ev…
Welcome to ARC Scotland Training
ARC Scotland works in partnership with social care organisations across Scotland to support people to have richer, fuller lives. We are a charity driven by our belief that everyone is unique and can make a valuable contribution to society.
We are committed to improving people's lives by providing training that puts our values into practice.
We enjoy positive relations with SQA and have excellent quality assurance reports. Our most recent report has a rating of "Significant Strengths".READ MORE
Funding options for employers and employees. ILA accounts, Student Awards, Skills Development and Scottish Government funding.READ MORE
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ARC Scotland offer a variety of SVQ Social Services and Healthcare, Learning and Development, Management and Leadership awards.READ MORE
ARC Scotland design and deliver training and learning programmes to support workers across the sector from managers to support staff.READ MORE
Our most popular and successful course expels more myths and changes more behaviour than any other.READ MORE
ARC Scotland requires Freelance SVQ Assessors (Aberdeen, Dundee, Forfar, Angus, Perth areas) to join our expanding training and assessment team. The successful applicants will work with candidates undertaking SVQ awards in Social Services and Healthcare at levels 2, 3 and 4.
ARC Scotland Training Manager Hours: 35 Location: Hardengreen Business Centre, Dalkeith, Midlothian Salary: £32- £38k per annum Closing Date: 10 April
Now is the time to think about your SVQ requirements for this year. Contact our training team to find out how to get started.