Skills Boost for Education is an exciting new course which has been developed to allow you the opportunity to get back into education and ultimately achieve employment. It is a 3-week course that will allow you to gain the confidence, skills and knowledge so you can progress on to a full-time course that is of interest to you. You will develop your core skills, ICT and can explore a curriculum that excites you.
Please complete the college application form if you are interested in starting or re-starting your Education at Edinburgh College.
This course will be the start of your learning journey and provide a pathway to a full-time course in an area of interest to you.
This next cohort for this course will start on the 10th of May.
If you are in receipt of Universal credit your benefit will remain in place during this short course..
This course will also run in June.
The course is funded by the Young Persons Guarantee and Transitional Training Fund and is free for you to do.
Communication for Study
Digital Literacy for Study
English Proficiency Requirements
How the course is assessed
Continual online assessment
Information on Test/Auditions/Interview Requirements
In your personal statement please explain what has motivated you to apply for this course.
Progression And Articulation Routes
Successful completion of this course will allow you to progress to a full-time course within the college
Course Cost And Funding Options
Fee: £ Open Learning part-time (year 1)
This course will start on…
- Group A - OUTREACH - Monday 19th April at 9:00 AM (2021)
- Group B - OUTREACH - Monday 10th May at 9:00 AM (2021)
- Group C - OUTREACH - Monday 31st May at 9:00 AM (2021)
This course will end on...
- Friday 07/05/2021
- Friday 28/05/2021
- Friday 18/06/2021