How do others view your leadership? A new Open Badge to support leadership is now available

We’ve recently produced an Open Badge for the leadership capability feedback tool found within our Step into Leadership website. The tool is the most popular resource on Step into ... Continue Reading →

New medication learning resource

The SSSC has launched new online learning modules on the safe administration of medication. The modules provide learners with the opportunity to improve their knowledge in the following ... Continue Reading →

Strategic Commissioning: an essential learning resource

Staff working in health, social care, the independent and third sectors can now access a valuable educational resource that helps them learn about the role of strategic commissioning ... Continue Reading →

New adult support and protection app

Our latest app is now available for all workers whose role includes supporting or caring for adults. It’s designed to be used together with the worker’s own organisation’s ... Continue Reading →

Can mobile learning work for you?

Not sure if mobile learning is right for your workers or organisation? Try it out with our mobile learning pilot scheme. Mobile learning with tablets and smartphones can have benefits ... Continue Reading →

Learn how to engage with children and young people

Our new app, Engaging with Children and Young People, explores what you need to know, and be able to do, to engage effectively with children and young people. The user-friendly app ... Continue Reading →

Accessing technology in Scotland’s health and social services

The SSSC, in partnership with NHS Education for Scotland (NES), NHS24, and the Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare (SCTT), recently commissioned research into the extent the ... Continue Reading →

SSSC’s world class mobile learning

Earlier this summer, Keith Quinn, SSSC Senior Workforce Development and Planning Adviser, was invited to speak at the world’s largest mobile learning conference, mLearnCon.   Keith ... Continue Reading →

Equal Partners in Care e-learning module

Equal Partners in Care’s (EPiC) e-learning module is now available and covers the knowledge and skills for level 1 of the EPiC core principles: Carer Aware. The module is for ... Continue Reading →

Using Evernote as an ePortfolio

The saying goes that we learn something new every day. But how many of us keep track of what we learn? Creating and maintaining an ePortfolio is a good way to learn more about yourself ... Continue Reading →