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Registration and MySSSC help centre

Use our help centre to find the answers to your questions about registration and MySSSC.



Applying for registration



Use our job role information documents to help find the correct level of job role for SSSC registration. There are documents for each service type with examples for different levels of job role.


Who should apply to register

Registration is compulsory for many social service roles so visit our ‘Help with Register parts, fees and qualifications tool' for more information.

Access the tool here

Search the Register

Check the registration status of a social worker or social care worker employed in Scotland

Search the Register

Continuous professional learning (CPL)

Continuous professional learning (CPL) is the learning we do for work which helps us develop our knowledge, skills and professional behaviour so we can deliver our best practice.

SSSC Codes of Practice

The Codes of Practice set out the standards of practice and behaviour expected of social service workers and their employers.

Help with Register parts, fees and qualifications

Our tool will help you find out if you need to register, what qualifications you need for registration and how much you need to pay in fees.