What makes Quest (Scotland) stand out as a training company is our dedication to supporting you when you step out the training room or complete your training. We really care what happens after the training and want you to be able to apply what you learned back in the workplace. Our training is lively, interesting, interactive and focused on improving productivity, processes, skills and achievements.
What we do
This year we are offering new training solutions which allow learners to learn at times that suit them and which can save money on travel costs.
We have an eLearning platform, a virtual training campus and an on-line SVQ system called eQuest.
Training can take place at our own excellent training facilities in Dundee, Scotland, at a venue of your choice, or indeed anywhere in the world. Our training room is available to hire and has free parking on site.
Our training solutions include:
Bespoke training workshops
Designed and delivered around your organisation's specific requirements, or individuals can attend our open workshops.
Scottish Vocational Qualifications
These are competence based qualifications you can complete whilst at work. You can choose from Management, Administration, Customer Service, Learning and Development, Assessor and Verifier. We specialise in the Assessor and Verifier qualifications and can offer these anywhere in the world using our virtual training room. There are also a selection of Professional Development Awards (PDAs)in Strategic Leadership and Leadership. Find out more about Scottish Vocational Qualifications...
Delivery of Modern Apprenticeships in Administration and Management. Normally for 16-19 year olds this highly sought after apprenticeship can lead to permanent jobs. Find out more about Modern Apprenticeships..
SQA Qualifications including Train the Trainer
A well recognised Scottish Qualifications Authority qualification which we call Train the Trainer - Planning and Designing Learning Sessions, . Find out more...
eLearning & Virtual Training
eLearning solutions - our first one in Leading Effective Meetings is available now
A programme for winter leavers within the Dundee schools. It concentrates on increasing confidence, getting the individuals ready for employment and achieving a positive destination from school.
Quest provide consultancy support for businesses to help them set up as SQA Centres. In 2014 we supported business in Abu Dhabi and Dubai set up. We also develop and prepare SQA paperwork for Centres.
Who we are
Quest (Scotland) Ltd is a training solutions provider offering a range of services all geared towards making a difference after the training is complete. This might be personal growth and improvement or organisational development in terms of better practice and performance. Quest is 14 years old this year and over the years has developed many valuable relationships with customers within the public and private sector.
Directors Laura Mason and Suzy Landsburgh manage the business and our team is enhanced by several consultants who are Trainers and SVQ Assessors and Verifiers. All the team are highly qualified and are driven to design and deliver training solutions of the highest quality.
Laura Mason established the company in 2001. Laura is a highly-experienced trainer, assessor and verifier. Laura is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development as well as being a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute. She is also a qualified assessor and verifier of SVQs. Laura loves her work, but outside work she loves spending time with her family and golfing.
Suzy Landsburgh ensures our accreditations with SQA, Skills Development Scotland and the Chartered Management Institute meet the required standards.
Suzy is an SVQ assessor, verifier and has an MBA and a Diploma in Personnel Management. She is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and a Member of the Chartered Management Institute. Outside of work Suzy enjoys spending time with her husband and riding her horse.
The rest of the team
- Jim Aitken – Assessor and Verifier
- Susan Leslie – Assessor, Verifier and trainer
- Neil Mason – Office Manager and SVQ assessor
- Lynn Fullerton - Assessor, Food Hygiene and Personal Licensing trainer
- Ashley Petrie - Trainer
- Pam Kelly - Assessor
- Pat Croal - Assessor