Is your registration due for renewal?

For workers in adult’s and children’s services registration lasts for five years. Social workers are registered for three years and students do not renew their registration. One ... Continue Reading →

Are you a newly qualified social worker? Remember your PRTL

If you registered as a newly qualified social worker in the last year remember you need to carry out 144 hours of post registration training and learning (PRTL). At least 30 hours ... Continue Reading →

Changes to the length of registration periods

From 1 November 2016 the registration period for all workers will be five years, with the exception of social workers whose three year registration period will remain. Who does this ... Continue Reading →

SSSC Open Badges to feature at MozFest 2016

From 28 to 30 October 2016 we will be at the Mozilla Festival (MozFest), a high profile technology conference where Robert Stewart, SSSC Learning and Development Adviser, will deliver ... Continue Reading →

Have you registered in the last year?

Remember to pay your annual fee. If you’re newly registered it’s important you remember to pay your annual fee. If you don’t, your registration will lapse and you will not be ... Continue Reading →

Post registration training and learning feature

Everyone registered with the SSSC has to meet post registration training and learning (PRTL) requirements. Writing about your training and submitting your form to us makes sure you ... Continue Reading →

Keeping your registration up to date

Have you checked your MySSSC lately? It’s a good idea to log into your MySSSC account periodically so you’re aware of deadlines relating to your registration and also ... Continue Reading →

New MySSSC feature now available

A new document uploading feature on MySSSC makes it easier for applicants, registrants and employers to send us information. We’ve already had a positive response from people ... Continue Reading →

CELCIS training

Did you know the Centre for Excellence for Looked After Children in Scotland (CELCIS) offer a wide range of learning and development and will tailor a course to fit your organisation? Let ... Continue Reading →

New guidance to accompany the enhanced dementia resource

New guidance is now available for trainers working with newly qualified social workers (NQSW), social workers and other professionals who work in adult care and community care settings, ... Continue Reading →