Encourage life-long learning by providing equal educational opportunities for mature students based on experience and prior learning.
An end to the capping system in Further Education to enable colleges to meet demand for learning in the communities they serve, including evening class provision and ESOL classes (English for speakers of foreign languages).
Increased provision of adult numeracy and literacy programmes.
In an independent Scotland the SSP will campaign for:
Students to be eligible for housing benefit.
Employers to be compelled to allow paid time-off for training and life-long learning opportunities.