The veterans community - employability, skills and learning

Third report from the Scottish Veterans Commissioner advising Scottish Ministers on improving employment and learning opportunities for veterans in Scotland.


1 For the purpose of this report the 'veterans community' includes anyone who has previously served in the Armed Forces, their spouses and partners.

2 MoD Annual population survey: UK armed forces veterans residing in Great Britain 2015.

3 Health and welfare of the ex-Service community in Scotland 2014.

4 Under the Enhanced Learning Credit ( ELC) scheme Service Leavers can receive financial help (up to a maximum of £3000) with the cost of learning when taking on courses that result in in a nationally recognised qualification at level six or above on the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework ( SCQF).


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