SCQF Level 4
Access and Continuing Education

Course Overview

This unique course will give you the chance to gain new skills, meet new people and achieve qualifications. The Princes Trust is a 12-week personal development course packed full of activities that will challenge you and develop essential life skills. You will carry out a community project which will give you an insight into a working environment and make a real difference to those around you. You will take on team challenges and join an informal and friendly group of your peers; giving you the chance to get to know each other and support each other to achieve your goals.  

The majority of our courses will be delivered online only for the beginning of 2021. A limited number of courses will have classes on campus. You will be contacted by your lecturer if your course will include any face-to-face classes on campus.

What You Will Learn
  • Develop CV and interview skills
  • Gain personal development qualifications
  • Money Management
  • Work Experience
  • Career Planning
  • Presentation Skills
  • Teamwork
Placement Information

  • You will participate in two weeks of work experience organised by Edinburgh College 

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 portfolio building and observation.

Information on Test/Auditions/Interview Requirements
  • You will be invited to attend an informal meeting to assess if this is the correct course for you.

Progression And Articulation Routes
  • Further study at Edinburgh College 

Career Opportunities

  • Entry-level employment in a variety of sectors 

Number Of Days Per Week
  • 5 days per week for 12 weeks
Course Cost And Funding Options
Start Date and Time

Full Time

This course will start week commencing...
  • Monday 25/10/2021
  • Monday 10/01/2022
End Date

Full Time

This course will end on...
  • Friday 28/01/2022
  • Friday 01/04/2022
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Courses may be subject to alteration or cancellation

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Edinburgh College welcomes students from all over the world and we are dedicated to ensuring your time at the College is both educational and enjoyable.​
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