All college courses are SQA certified. With the North Highland College UHI, students have the opportunity to progress right up the qualifications ladder. Start with one of our popular school-link courses and see where we can take you!
- Level 4 is equivalent to National 4 or Standard Grade General level.
- Level 5 is equivalent to National 5 or Standard Grade Credit level/Intermediate 2.
- Level 7 is equivalent to Advanced Higher, Higher National Certificate, and first year of university.
See SQA's guide to the new qualifications: New National Qualifications
Vocational qualifications refer to work-related qualifications. They are designed to enable the learner to acquire knowledge and skills that are required by the national occupational standards (NOS) to be able to perform a particular job.
See The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework below: