A leading engineering firm has been crowned the Scottish winner for this year’s VQ Employer of the Year Award.
Loanhead-based MacTaggart Scott won the title in recognition of the support it provides to those undertaking vocational qualifications (VQs) in its workforce.
The company encourages vocational education among it staff and makes VQs a prerequisite for promotion to line manager level and beyond.
Financial director Glyn Booton said: “Vocational qualifications are vitally important for staff at MacTaggart Scott, and as well as recognising our commitment to embedding vocational training throughout the company in conjunction with Edinburgh College, this award recognises the hard work and dedication of our staff throughout the business who work towards these qualifications.”
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