Getting your exam results? The advice is . . . don’t panic

More than 147,000 pupils in Scotland will receive their Higher and National 4 and 5 qualification results on Tuesday, August 4.

Skills Development Scotland (SDS) has a free helpline offering advice, information and support for young people and their parents.

The helpline will be open from 8am until 8pm on August 4 and 5 and from 9am until 5pm daily until August 12.

SDS advisers will be on hand to offer callers unique access to information on UCAS course vacancies at college and universities across the UK, confirmation and clearing, advice about Modern Apprenticeships, employment and training opportunities.

Visit for more information about Skills Development Scotland and the help on offer.