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How can I verify the recognition of IQN Qualifications?

How can I verify the recognition of IQN Qualifications?
Only qualifications which are SCQF credit-rated are listed on the SCQF database. You can use weblink below and search by ‘IQN’ (as “Qualification Owner”) in order to verify the recognition of IQN qualifications within the national qualifications framework of Scotland.www.scqf.org.uk/the-framework/search-database/
What are SCQF Credit and SCQF Level?
The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) is Scotland’s national qualifications framework. The SCQF brings together all the mainstream Scottish qualifications and also include IQN qualifications. Through credit rating process, IQN qualifications have received SCQF credit points, which show how much learning has been achieved, and a SCQF level which shows how demanding the learning is.
What are SCQF Credit and SCQF Level?
The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) is Scotland’s national qualifications framework. The SCQF brings together all the mainstream Scottish qualifications and also include IQN qualifications. Through credit rating process, IQN qualifications have received SCQF credit points, which show how much learning has been achieved, and a SCQF level which shows how demanding the learning is.
Which organisations assure the quality of IQN qualifications?
To be eligible to be placed on the SCQF, qualifications must be based on learning outcomes and assessed in a valid, reliable and quality-assured way. IQN qualifications are quality assured by respective SCQF credit rating bodies. SCQF credit rating is a mechanism for organisations to formally allocate SCQF levels and credits to their learning and have that learning placed on Scotland’s national qualifications framework. IQN qualifications are subject to strict annual monitoring by respective SCQF credit rating bodies.

How can I verify the recognition of IQN Qualifications?

1How can I verify the recognition of IQN Qualifications?
Only qualifications which are SCQF credit-rated are listed on the SCQF database. You can use weblink below and search by ‘IQN’ (as “Qualification Owner”) in order to verify the recognition of IQN qualifications within the national qualifications framework of Scotland.www.scqf.org.uk/the-framework/search-database/
2What are SCQF Credit and SCQF Level?
The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) is Scotland’s national qualifications framework. The SCQF brings together all the mainstream Scottish qualifications and also include IQN qualifications. Through credit rating process, IQN qualifications have received SCQF credit points, which show how much learning has been achieved, and a SCQF level which shows how demanding the learning is.