SCQF Level 2
Access and Continuing Education

Course Overview

This course is designed for young people who are in the transition to adult life. You will probably be leaving a special school or a mainstream placement with a high level of additional support. The course will develop your skills in communication, numeracy and IT as well as improve your self-confidence and teamworking abilities. You will learn how to work more independently and increase your social, personal and life skills. 

What You Will Learn

You will work towards SQA Units at SCQF Level 2 in: 

  • Communication
  • Numeracy
  • Money/Personal Finance 
  • IT
  • Running a Business/ Enterprise Projects? 
  • Employability
  • Sport & Fitness 


Placement Information

You will have the opportunity to work in a group to achieve a task or activity within a placement setting.  

Entry Requirements

  • There are no formal entry requirements 

English Proficiency Requirements
  • IELTS 5.5
How the course is assessed

  • You will be continually assessed through classroom-based and practical activities

Information on Test/Auditions/Interview Requirements
You will be continually assessed through classroom based and practical activities.
Progression And Articulation Routes

  • SCQF Level 3 courses taught at Edinburgh College 

Career Opportunities

  • Community-based employment 
  • Supported employment 

Number Of Days Per Week
  • 4 days per week
Course Cost And Funding Options
Start Date and Time

Full Time

This course will start week commencing...
  • Monday 30/08/2021
End Date

Full Time

This course will end on...
  • Friday 17/06/2022
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Courses may be subject to alteration or cancellation

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