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Day ReleaseThis course is suitable for candidates who are keen to develop their IT, Communication and Organisational Skills to either help them secure a position as a Finance As... Read more
HNC Administration and Information Technology will allow you to develop a high level of IT and problem-solving skills in addition to gaining a good theoretical knowledge of the Administration and Info... Read more
This two-year day release programme of study is designed to teach you the essential skills necessary for the role of an architectural technician. You will attend college one day per week over two acad... Read more
This is a 2 hour class specifically designed for students with additional support needs. If you`re looking to try out lots of interesting and new art and design materials and techniques this SCQF Leve... Read more
This course gives you the opportunity to develop a portfolio of artwork which will support College and UCAS applications for art and design-based courses. You will explore a variety of art... Read more
The Advanced Vehicle Maintenance class is designed to give people fundamental knowledge and understanding of the Motor vehicle engine and give them the practical skills to allow tasks such as timing b... Read more
This course is ideal if you are interested in learning about the basic maintenance of your vehicle. You will be looking at many different systems and learning how to maintain and when necessary replac... Read more
The course allows learners to develop a deeper understanding of the underlying themes of Biology: Evolution and Adaptation; Structure and Function; Genotype and Niche. Within each of the units, the sc... Read more
Biology affects everyone and aims to find solutions to many of the world’s problems. Biology the study of living organisms plays a crucial role in our everyday existence and is an increasingly i... Read more
HNC Building Services is aimed at employed candidates from the building contractors and  building services or from the heating and ventilation sector. This day release two year course will give y... Read more
This course is designed to prepare you for the Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) test. The course covers the reading writing listening and speaking skills you will need for the test as w... Read more
CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Adults) is an initial teacher training course and an internationally recognised form of entry into the English Language teaching profession. The part-time cou... Read more
Edinburgh College is the largest training centre for plumbing and gas in Edinburgh and the South East of Scotland. We offer training courses at our Midlothian Campus in Dalkeith. The training is carri... Read more
Chemistry the study of matter and its interactions contributes essential knowledge and understanding across all aspects of our lives. Chemistry explains the links between the particulate nature of mat... Read more
This course offers continuing professional development for childcare practitioners. This course is made up of individual SCQF Level 7 units. It is aimed at developing knowledge and skills at this l... Read more
The part-time evening HNC Childhood Practice course is perfect for young people, adults who are looking to get back into education or those who are progressing on from our NC Early Education and Ch... Read more
Working with young children and helping them learn essential skills for life makes childcare an incredibly rewarding and worthwhile career to get into. A career in Early Learning and Childcare... Read more
Childhood Practice at SCQF 8 is for people interested in developing their career options in the early education childcare or playwork sectors and also for those wishing to gain additional credits towa... Read more
Classes for PDA Childhood Practice will commence in October 2018. This Professional Development Award (PDA) at SCQF 9 is a recognised qualification if you are a lead practitioner o... Read more
This course offers continuing professional development for childcare practitioners. This course is made up of individual SCQF Level 7 units in contemporary topics. It is aimed at developing knowledge ... Read more
If you are an IT professional looking to design, implement and support small to medium-sized networks, this course is designed for you. The training programme is ideal if you are entering the IT indus... Read more
A certificate in Initial and Fundamental Inspection and Testing 2394 will give you the skills and confidence to inspect and test fundamental installations and conduct initial verification on electrica... Read more
This two-year day release programme of study is designed to teach you the essential skills necessary for the role of a civil engineer. You will attend college one day per week over two academic years ... Read more
This unit will develop your communication skills appropriate to middle-level posts in business. It`s also the entry level for certain courses in Higher Education making it an essential platform for fu... Read more
This course runs as both an evening course and an online course. It is ideal if you`d like to learn to diagnose problems, repair, configure and install computer hardware and operating systems. You`ll ... Read more
This two-year day release programme of study is designed to teach you the essential skills necessary for the role of a construction manager. You will attend college one day per week over two academic ... Read more
This 9-week course will appeal to all applicants’ interested in sewing dressing up amateur theatre extreme fashion and fashion developments. It will also appeal to candidates wishing to expand t... Read more
If you are in a helping role then the COSCA certificate is the perfect theoretical and practical course allowing you to develop the ability to establish a safe trusting helping relationship with anoth... Read more
If you are interested in cosplay, Steam Punk, amateur theatre, themed parties or extreme fashion, this course might be for you. Learn the basic skills and knowledge required to create patterns and cut... Read more
The HNC is aimed at those working in or seeking to work in a variety of counselling settings. It may also be attractive to workers in the wider care, advice or guidance settings where counselling skil... Read more
This double credit course is a natural progression from the Introduction to Counselling and enhances and develops the learning from the introductory course. It can also be taken as a stand-alone unit ... Read more
The creative sound engineering course is ideal if you’re an aspiring sound engineer or sound technician. Working with an actual studio engineer you’ll learn the basics of the studio and wi... Read more
This course is aimed at students who have already completed the Creative Sound Engineering course or equivalent... Read more
Learners will have the opportunity to explore the potential of surface pattern making use of a range of surfaces and a variety of media and materials. Learners will explore the potential of surface pa... Read more
This is an introductory course that will allow you to develop the necessary knowledge and skills to become an effective tour guide. The course provides the opportunity to take part in practical simula... Read more
This course will enable you to develop knowledge and understanding of camera techniques and an understanding of the underpinning knowledge behind these techniques. You will develop good practice ... Read more
A history course delivered in the Gaelic medium designed to enable fluent speakers to maintain their exposure to the language through further education opportunities. This is the Gaelic-medium version... Read more
The ECDL qualification is the international benchmark for ICT users and is highly regarded by employers. It is a formal qualification which provides learners with digital literacy skills and improves ... Read more
The European Computer Driving License (ECDL) is a Europe -wide qualification which enables individuals to demonstrate their competence in computer skills. ECDL has been split into three differen... Read more
The ECDL qualification is the international benchmark for ICT users and is highly regarded by employers. It is a formal qualification which provides learners with digital literacy skills and improves ... Read more
Education Support Assistants are generally employed within schools to support the work of class teachers in learning activities. Education Support Assistants are often involved in supporting and super... Read more
You`ll develop a valuable foundation of knowledge about the electrical engineering industry which deals with the production, transmission, distribution and application of electricity... Read more
This course is designed to enable students who have completed their HNC Electrical Engineering on a part time basis to develop their skills and competence to a higher level within electrical engineeri... Read more
This course is aimed at employed candidates to give you the knowledge and analytical skills needed for your employment as a technician engineer. You will study a range of subjects from a var... Read more
This award aims to develop your abilities to apply analysis and synthesis skills to the solution of engineering problems. You`ll learn to break down full engineering systems into component areas in or... Read more
Studying Higher English will provide you with the opportunity to develop the skills of listening, talking, reading and writing in order to understand and use language. As you develop your literacy ski... Read more
Studying National 5 English will provide you with the opportunity to develop your skills of listening talking reading and writing in order to understand and use language. As your literacy skills devel... Read more
This course will enable learners to further develop creativity imagination practical skills communicating and expressing ideas feelings and meanings through the medium of Art and Design. The course is... Read more
This course is for speakers of English as a second language. The course aims to develop confidence and improve English language skills... Read more
This course is ideal if you want to improve your English for further study in the UK. The course will develop your reading writing listening and speaking skills for everyday life and in a study contex... Read more
This course will give you the broad practical skills base youll need in engineering light fabrication. You`ll take part in a lot of hands-on skills training including sheet metal welding and much more... Read more
If you`re looking to develop your fabrication and welding practical skills this is the ideal course. Youll develop your knowledge and understanding of engineering principles and systems covering a ran... Read more
This course will allow you to continue your development of French and will give you the opportunity to acquire great fluency, flexibility and accuracy through increased exposure to the language. Le... Read more
This course requires no prior knowledge of French and provides you with a good starting point to learn the fundamentals of the language to communicate at a very basic level.Read more
The Higher French course enables learners with previous knowledge of the language to understand and use French at a level which will enable them to apply knowledge and understanding on regularly en... Read more
The National 5 French course enables learners with some knowledge of the language (post-beginner level or equivalent) to understand and use French at a level which will enable them to apply knowled... Read more
The Gaelic (Learners) qualification at Advanced Higher level increases the candidates’ ability to communicate at a complex level in spoken and written Gaelic. ... Read more
Higher Gaelic offers you the opportunity to gain fluency and use a wider range of the Gaelic language. You will cover three units: Language Study, Reading and Writing, Focus Listening and Speaking.Read more
National 5 Gaelic offers you the opportunity to gain fluency and use a wider range of language. You will cover three units. This course is delivered on a Monday evening at St Thomas of Aqu... Read more
If you have little or no Gaelic or if you want to refresh your Gaelic language skills then this is the course for you. All the courses materials covering reading writing listening and speaking are ava... Read more
If you have an existing knowledge of the Gaelic language and would like to learn more then this course is ideal for you. All material is online with an emphasis on increasing your grammar and language... Read more
This course requires no prior knowledge of German and provides you with a good starting point to learn the fundamentals of the language to communicate at a very basic level... Read more
The Higher German course enables learners with previous knowledge of the language to understand and use German at a level which will enable them to apply knowledge and understanding on regularly en... Read more
The National 5 German course enables learners with some knowledge of the language (post-beginner level or equivalent) to understand and use German at a level which will enable them to apply knowled... Read more
The SVQ Level 3 in Hospitality Supervision and Leadership recognises the knowledge and skills required of candidates working as supervisors or team leaders/managers in the various sectors of the hospi... Read more
Biology affects everyone and aims to find solutions to many of the world’s problems. Biology the study of living organisms plays a crucial role in our everyday existence and is an increasingly i... Read more
The CIPD Intermediate Diploma in Human Resource Management provides the perfect platform to develop your human resource management knowledge and skills. If you have completed the CIPD Foundation Certi... Read more
If you`re an existing or aspiring human resources practitioner this CIPD Foundation Certificate will provide you with a wide range of relevant practical skills to enhance your employment and promotion... Read more
This course is appropriate if you need an IELTS score of 6 or more to allow you to access university or to register with the General Medical Council. The course aims to help you improve by half an IEL... Read more
This is a ten week evening course that gives attendees an introduction to British Sign Language (BSL) and Deaf Awareness. It is aimed at family friends health professionals and carers of those with he... Read more
This course is an introduction to the exciting role of cabin crew. You will have the opportunity to be trained in our simulated aircraft cabin by experienced cabin crew. The course will also provide y... Read more
If you are looking to develop a career in the voluntary and mental health sectors this introductory course is designed for you. The aim is to introduce you to some of the concepts and skills required ... Read more
This course is designed to allow students with additional support or learning needs to develop their own personal fitness health and general well-being... Read more
This course is designed for employees at any level within a manual job (e.g. factory or construction worker) who require a basic grounding in health and safety. This course will introduce staff to ... Read more
This course requires no prior knowledge of Italian and provides you with a good starting point to learn the fundamentals of the language to communicate at a very basic level.Read more
The Higher Italian course enables learners with previous knowledge of the language to understand and use Italian at a level which will enable them to apply knowledge and understanding on regularly ... Read more
This course is ideal for students wishing to progress to a higher level in their understanding writing and speaking of the Italian language. National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher qual... Read more
This qualification is ideal if you are have management responsibilities but no formal training and are serious about developing your abilities. It’s particularly suited to practising team leader... Read more
The CIPD Intermediate Diploma in Human Resource Development (QCF level 5) provides the perfect platform to develop your learning and development knowledge and skills. If you’ve completed the CIP... Read more
If you are an existing or aspiring learning and development practitioner this CIPD Foundation Certificate will provide you with a wide range of relevant practical skills to enhance your employability ... Read more
This course is designed to help you develop basic literacy skills for practical use in everyday life... Read more
This unit will develop your ability to analyse and evaluate literary texts. This unit together with NC Communication may be accepted as equivalent to SQA Higher English by some institutions enabling y... Read more
This NPA is the only Makeup Skills National Progression Award at SCQF level 5 offered by an Awarding Organisation. This qualification provides candidates with skills in the key aspects of makeup. This... Read more
Our QCF Level 5 qualifications in Management and Leadership are designed for middle managers and those aspiring to senior management who want to develop their leadership skills and gain up-to-date kno... Read more
Our QCF Level 5 qualifications in Management and Leadership are designed for middle managers and those aspiring to senior management who want to develop their leadership skills and gain up-to-date kno... Read more
This course is perfect to develop your knowledge and understanding of engineering principles and systems. Youll cover a wide range of manufacturing engineering disciplines essential to your future stu... Read more
Mathematics is rich and stimulating. It engages and fascinates learners of all ages interests and abilities. Learning in mathematics develops logical reasoning analysis problem-solving skills creativi... Read more
Mathematics is important in everyday life allowing us to make sense of the world around us and to manage our lives. Using mathematics enables us to model real-life situations and make connections and ... Read more
This course will give you the knowledge, analytical and practical skills you need to work as a technician in the oil, gas, chemical food, drinks, paper and energy production and processing industries.... Read more
This qualification is based on the same course taught on a full-time and part-time basis at the College but using a new interactive web-based delivery format exclusive to Edinburgh College.
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The catering industry is rapidly growing and very exciting to work in. A modern apprenticeship in professional cookery will give you the skills and abilities to be able to work in this area. This Appr... Read more
The course is taught in the following areas: Larder Section: Advanced butchery skills in meat, poultry and fish preparation; hot kitchen training; cooking and finishing complex dishes with fish, meat ... Read more
This course is designed for employees who are already working in health and safety and wish to obtain formal recognition, or for those who are taking on extra responsibilities in health and safety ... Read more
This 16-week course provides you with a sound general foundation in hazard identification and the management of safety. It`s designed for you if you`re a supervisor or manager in a medium to high-risk... Read more
This course will certify welders already trained within their welding discipline... Read more
This course is designed to help you develop your basic numeracy skills for practical use in everyday life... Read more
Oracle is one of the world’s largest software companies specialising in services for large organisations such as database management tools and SQL. SQL is a database query language which is... Read more
This course is designed to develop and train you in the following roles, rigging camera operator, vision mixing, sound mixing and as multi-camera tricaster operators in the TV studio and out on locati... Read more
This course gives you a good working knowledge of both Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. It is ideal for those working with Digital marketing graphics, social media graphics and website graphics.... Read more
EMTA SVQ 2 Performing Engineering Operations will give you the broad practical skills you`ll need in engineering manufacture and maintenance. You`ll take part in a lot of hands-on skills training incl... Read more
If you are currently accredited at REPs level 2 with a qualification in Fitness Instruction or Gym Based Exercise then this course could be the next step for you. The aim of this course is to recognis... Read more
If you`re a pharmacy technician and want to take on a senior or managerial technician role then this course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need. A suggested two years post-registra... Read more
This SQA level 3 national group award is an approved regulatory body accredited competency based qualification meeting professional registration requirements for competency for Pharmacy technicians. T... Read more
This course will prepare you for the role of Pharmacy Technician. A Pharmacy Technician is a qualified and registered member of the health care professional team and works alongside pharmacists in the... Read more
This course is for ideal if you`re employed as a pre-registration pharmacy technician dispenser or assistant technical officer and are looking to develop your skills. Youll carry out your studies in t... Read more
This course includes the technical and creative sides of photography. The course comprises a series of units covering basic camera controls and usage, research skills and Digital imaging. These skills... Read more
Higher Politics will develop your knowledge and understanding of how different political ideologies, systems and parties resolve the timeless pursuit of power authority and legitimacy. Its theoretical... Read more
This part-time course is designed to give adults returning to education the opportunity to improve their confidence and skills, gain qualifications and prepare for further study.  The course... Read more
This part-time course is designed to help adults returning to education to improve confidence and skills, gain qualifications and prepare for further study. The course runs for 18 weeks from August to... Read more
The Preparation Course for the Diploma in Spanish as a Foreign Language (DELE) Level C1 is a 15-week online course beginning in early August and February of each semester designed to improve your gene... Read more
The Preparation Course for the Diploma in Spanish as a Foreign Language (DELE) Level B2 is a 15-week online course beginning in early August and February each year designed to improve your general kno... Read more
The Preparation Course for the Diploma in Spanish as a Foreign Language (DELE) Level B2 is a 15-week online course beginning in early August and February each year designed to improve your general kno... Read more
This 9-week course in Preparation for Make-Up Artistry Skills provides candidates with skills in the key aspects of make-up. This course focuses on specific make-up styles including young mature and c... Read more
Process skills Training is part of the OPITO upstream oil and gas training programme. Only open to OPITO students... Read more
This course is aimed at candidates who are already working within a professional kitchen environment. The course is delivered 1 day per week over two years – we can be flexible with the day you ... Read more
Focusing on marketing and management the CIM Diploma in Professional Marketing provides the strategic skills required to manage the marketing function. This recognised CIM qualification is for markete... Read more
The CIM Certificate in Professional Marketing has been developed for those who are in marketing and are looking to progress their career. This new qualification will give you the practical skills and ... Read more
Studying Psychology will enable you to develop an understanding of the study of the human mind and behaviour in a range of contexts and to enhance your ability to use evidence to explain behaviour. Th... Read more
The Diploma in Public Service Interpreting (DPSI) is a professional-level qualification offered by the Chartered Institute of Linguists (London). It is ideal if you are a bilingual person working or w... Read more
This course is designed to provide you with comprehensive training in the latest SAGE Line 50 package. You`ll get the training in the SAGE Accounting package you require to develop your understanding ... Read more
If you`re looking to gain comprehensive training in the latest SAGE Payroll package this is the course for you. You`ll develop the essential computerised payroll skills and knowledge you need for the ... Read more
This qualification is aimed at anyone in Scotland who needs to apply for a Personal Licence to sell alcohol in Scotland. The qualification covers the syllabus set by the Scottish government and will e... Read more
This course is available part-time or full-time. It is for anyone who wants to enhance their employability skills and gain qualifications. You will have the opportunity to improve your self-confidence... Read more
If you want to get into a career that is challenging, has opportunities for development and makes a real difference to people’s lives then social services could be perfect for you.
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Sociology will develop your sense of yourself as part of society. It uses a sociological approach which encourages you to ask questions about the social world in which we live and to use evidence to s... Read more
This course will allow you to continue your development of Spanish and will give you the opportunity to acquire great fluency, flexibility and accuracy through increased exposure to the language. L... Read more
This course requires no prior knowledge of Spanish and provides you with a good starting point to learn the fundamentals of the language to communicate at a very basic level.Read more
The Higher Spanish course enables learners with previous knowledge of the language to understand and use Spanish at a level which will enable them to apply knowledge and understanding on regularly ... Read more
This course is ideal for students wishing to progress to a higher level in their understanding writing and speaking of the Spanish language. National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher qual... Read more
This course is ideal if you have already experience of learning Spanish at beginners level, to keep learning the fundamentals of the language to communicate at a basic level.Read more
If you have additional support or learning needs this course will allow you to develop techniques and personal skills used in outdoor pursuits, games and sports. The course is designed to improve your... Read more
This course is for people who are interested in taking up a career in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) or for people working with ESOL learners in different contexts.
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Welding Processes is 12-week evening course which introduces you to the following welding processes MMA, MIG, Oxy Acetylene and TIG. You can then complete an SQA unit in their preferred process... Read more
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