Jordan goes for gold at World Skills 2017

It’s brushes down for former painting and decorating apprentice Jordan Charters as he waits to hear how he has fared in the World Skills 2017 finals in Abu Dhabi. Twenty-two year-old Jordan, who studied at Edinburgh College and completed his final training for the competition on a specially constructed rig at the college’s Granton Campus,…

Flexible Workforce Development Fund 2017-18

Apply for up to £10,000 worth of Training with Edinburgh College. The Scottish Government and Scottish Funding Council have announced the new Flexible Workplace Development Fund (FWDF), in direct response to feedback from the Scottish Government’s consultation on the introduction of the UK Government Apprenticeship Levy. The Flexible Workplace Development Fund provides eligible employers with…

Edinburgh College joins The Scottish Training for Energy Partnership (STEP) to support East Africa oil and gas industry

    Edinburgh College has joined Dundee & Angus College and three of Scotland’s leading private training providers to enable people in East Africa’s growing oil and gas industry to gain essential skills. The colleges and their partners – Synergie Training, Navitas Compliance Solutions and Sibbald Training – have formed the Scottish Training for Energy…