Altens Aberdeen City

Basic Car Maintenance

Build a thorough understanding of basic car maintenance techniques.

Electrical Engineering
HNC
(SCQF Level 7)

An in-depth study of the principles and applications of electrical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering
HNC
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn to solve mechanical engineering problems using essential principles and processes.

Motorcycle Maintenance

Get to grips with essential motorcycle maintenance techniques.

Vehicle Bodywork
Beginners

A detailed introduction to the basics of vehicle bodywork.

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City Centre Aberdeen City

Aroma Massage

Learn to give relaxing and effective aroma massages.

Art for the Amateur

Discover and develop your artistic side.

Art for the Improver

Build on your existing artistic skills and become more confident in your creative abilities.

Breadmaking Workshop

Learn the art of baking bread.

British Sign Language
Introduction
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the basic skills needed to communication using British Sign Language.

Cake Decoration
Beginners

A fun, tasty introduction to cake decoration.

Cake Decoration: Next Step

Perfect your cake decorating techniques.

Cake Decoration: Sugar Flowers

Learn how to produce delicate sugar flowers to decorate your home baking.

Can't Cook, Need to Cook!

For those in desperate need of basic cooking skills.

CCNA Routing and Switching: Networks (Semester 1)
CISCO

The first semester in our CISCO course offering, focusing on routing and switching.

CCNA Routing and Switching: Scaling Networks (Semester 3)
CISCO

The third semester of CISCO training.

Celebration Cake Decoration: Easter

This course is open to anyone interested in learning the basics of Easter cake decoration.

Computer Hardware (Installation and Maintenance)

Learn the inner workings of computer hardware.

Contemporary Floristry

For the experienced flower arranger who wants to adopt a more contemporary approach.

Conversational French
Beginner

An introductory course for those who want to learn French.

Conversational French
Improvers

An improvers course for those with a beginners understanding of French.

Conversational French
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of French.

Conversational Gaelic
Beginner

A fun introduction to the Gaelic language!

Conversational German
Improvers

An improvers course for those with a beginners understanding of German.

Conversational German
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of German.

Conversational Italian
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of Italian.

Conversational Polish
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of Polish.

Conversational Spanish
Improvers

An improvers course for those with a beginners understanding of Spanish.

Conversational Spanish
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of Spanish.

Conversational Spanish
Advanced

An advanced course for those with very good Spanish language capabilities.

Counselling (Part 2)
Introduction

Part 2 of this detailed introduction to Counselling.

Creative Cup Cakes & Cake Pops

A deliciously creative introduction to making cup cakes and cake pops!

Creative Photography: Landscapes

Learn how to take beautiful landscape photographs.

Creative Photography: Portraiture

Learn how to take beautiful portrait photographs.

Creative Writing (Improvers)

This 'next step' allows you to further develop creative/literary skills - moving you that bit closer to publication of your very own work!

Cut Hair Using Basic Barbering Techniques

Learn and develop fundamental barbering skills.

Defibrillator (Awareness) Training

A half-day course covering the use of Automated External Defibrillators, and guidelines issued by the UK Resuscitation Council.

Dressmaking
Introduction

Bring your ideas to life as you learn to make your own unique garments.

Dressmaking: The Next Step

Build on your dressmaking skills.

ECDL Essentials Award in IT User Skills 2016 (Modules 1, 2 & 7)
(SCQF Level 4)

Providing you with an in-depth introduction to using key computing software.

ECDL: Module 2 IT User Fundamentals & Module 6 Presentations
(SCQF Level 5)

Learn how to use a personal computer, as well as how to create and manage presentations.

Elementary Food Hygiene
REHIS
(SCQF Level 6)

Equipping learners with an understanding of basic food hygiene and safe, healthy food handing/preparation.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Flavours of the World: Traditional Scottish Fayre

Learn to cook traditional and delicious Scottish dishes.

Flavours of the World: Cuisine of America's Deep South

Explore the culinary vibes of New Orleans, Texas and more!

Flavours of the World: A Taste of Italy

Learn to cook delicious, traditional Italian dishes.

Flavours of the World: Eastern Promise (Thai Cookery)

Learn about the splenders of authentic Thai cookery, and how to create the perfect Thai dish.

Flower Arranging
Introduction

Learn to create beautiful flower arrangements.

Garden Design
Introduction

Learn to plan, design and execute your own unique garden designs.

Garden Design: Next Steps (On Location)

Learn to plan, design and execute your own unique garden designs within a pre-set designed landscape.

Gluten-free Menus: Healthy & Hassle Free Meals

Learn to cook delicious and simple gluten-free dishes.

Hair-Ups
Introduction

Learn the basic skills needed to pull off the perfect hair-up style.

IELTS Exam Preparation

Enhance your academic and every day English vocabulary whilst preparing for the IELTS exam.

Internet Safety
National Unit

Learn about the importance of internet safety at home and in the workplace.

Just Desserts

Learn to produce delicious desserts and patisserie.

Location Lighting and Use of Filters for Video

Learn how to use camera filters and location lighting.

Meat-free Menus: Vegetarian Meals for All

Learn how to rustle up the perfect vegetarian meal.

Perfect Pastries Workshop

Learn to make a range of delicious pastries.

Provide and Maintain Nail Enhancement
City & Guilds
(SCQF Level 5)

Learn the procedures for applying and maintaining gel nail enhancements.

Provide Nail Art
City & Guilds

Developing skills in the practical applications and techniques on nail art services to include developing knowledge on a variety of treatment objectives.

Psychology: Research Psychology
National 5
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Learn more about how social sciences research is carried out.

Psychology: Social Psychology
National 5
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Learn to use psychological concepts, theories and evidence to explain human social behaviour.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

Learn how to use your camera settings to take high-quality, interesting photographs.

Purely Photoshop (Next Step Image Editing)

Learn to edit and manipulate your photographs to enhance their appearance.

Reflexology
Introduction

An introduction to basic stress reduction and relaxation techniques.

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds

For those who work in a licensed premises or intend to sell alcohol to the public.

Soft Furnishings: Cushions and Curtains

Learn basic but essential skills for creating your own unique soft furnishings.

Traditional Home Baking

Learn to make beautiful home-baked sweet treats.

Web Design
Intermediate

Learn to create a professional website quickly and easily.

Web Design (E-Commerce)
Advanced

This course covers advanced skills of web design, and is the last in a trio of part-time web design courses.

Wedding Floristry
Part 2

Build on your existing skills, and perfect your basic wedding floristry techniques.

Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry (Scotland)
BIIAB Award

Designed to meet the needs of individuals who require a qualification to apply for a Security Industry Authority (SIA) Licence for working as a Door Supervisor in Scotland.

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Inverurie Aberdeenshire

Art for the Amateur

Discover and develop your artistic side.

Art for the Improver

Build on your existing artistic skills and become more confident in your creative abilities.

Beauty Therapy
Introduction

Providing you with a good introductory knowledge of beauty therapy.

British Sign Language
Introduction
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the basic skills needed to communication using British Sign Language.

Computing Essentials
Introduction

Introducing you to basic but essential computing skills.

Computing Essentials: Internet and Email

Boost your confidence in using email and the internet.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Conversational French
Beginner

An introductory course for those who want to learn French.

Conversational French
Improvers

An improvers course for those with a beginners understanding of French.

Conversational French
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of French.

Conversational Spanish
Improvers

An improvers course for those with a beginners understanding of Spanish.

Conversational Spanish
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of Spanish.

Creative Photography: Landscapes

Learn how to take beautiful landscape photographs.

Creative Photography: Portraiture

Learn how to take beautiful portrait photographs.

Dressmaking
Introduction

Bring your ideas to life as you learn to make your own unique garments.

Dressmaking: The Next Step

Build on your dressmaking skills.

ECDL Essentials Award in IT User Skills 2016 (Modules 1, 2 & 7)
(SCQF Level 4)

Providing you with an in-depth introduction to using key computing software.

Elementary Food Hygiene
REHIS
(SCQF Level 6)

Equipping learners with an understanding of basic food hygiene and safe, healthy food handing/preparation.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Internet Safety
National Unit

Learn about the importance of internet safety at home and in the workplace.

Internet Safety
National Unit

Learn about the importance of internet safety at home and in the workplace.

Internet Safety
National Unit

Learn about the importance of internet safety at home and in the workplace.

Italian Intermediate (Using Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the opportunity to develop your Italian talking and writing skills.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

Learn how to use your camera settings to take high-quality, interesting photographs.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

Learn how to use your camera settings to take high-quality, interesting photographs.

Purely Photoshop (Next Step Image Editing)

Learn to edit and manipulate your photographs to enhance their appearance.

Purely Photoshop (Next Step Image Editing)

Learn to edit and manipulate your photographs to enhance their appearance.

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Ellon Aberdeenshire

Beauty Therapy
Introduction

Providing you with a good introductory knowledge of beauty therapy.

Computing Essentials
Introduction

Introducing you to basic but essential computing skills.

Computing Essentials: Internet and Email

Boost your confidence in using email and the internet.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Creative Photography: Landscapes

Learn how to take beautiful landscape photographs.

Creative Photography: Portraiture

Learn how to take beautiful portrait photographs.

Dressmaking
Introduction

Bring your ideas to life as you learn to make your own unique garments.

ECDL Essentials Award in IT User Skills 2016 (Modules 1, 2 & 7)
(SCQF Level 4)

Providing you with an in-depth introduction to using key computing software.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Flower Arranging
Introduction

Learn to create beautiful flower arrangements.

Internet Safety
National Unit

Learn about the importance of internet safety at home and in the workplace.

Internet Safety
National Unit

Learn about the importance of internet safety at home and in the workplace.

Introduction to Spanish (Understanding Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

A fun and detailed introduction to the Spanish Language.

Italian Intermediate (Using Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the opportunity to develop your Italian talking and writing skills.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

Learn how to use your camera settings to take high-quality, interesting photographs.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

Learn how to use your camera settings to take high-quality, interesting photographs.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

Learn how to use your camera settings to take high-quality, interesting photographs.

Purely Photoshop (Next Step Image Editing)

Learn to edit and manipulate your photographs to enhance their appearance.

Spanish Intermediate (Using Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the opportunity to develop your Spanish talking and writing skills.

Spanish Intermediate (Using Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the opportunity to develop your Spanish talking and writing skills.

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Fraserburgh Aberdeenshire

Beauty Therapy
Introduction

Providing you with a good introductory knowledge of beauty therapy.

Cake Decoration
Beginners

A fun, tasty introduction to cake decoration.

Cake Decoration: Next Step

Perfect your cake decorating techniques.

Computing Essentials
Introduction

Introducing you to basic but essential computing skills.

Computing Essentials
Introduction

Introducing you to basic but essential computing skills.

Computing Essentials: Internet and Email

Boost your confidence in using email and the internet.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Creative Photography: Portraiture

Learn how to take beautiful portrait photographs.

ECDL Essentials Award in IT User Skills 2016 (Modules 1, 2 & 7)
(SCQF Level 4)

Providing you with an in-depth introduction to using key computing software.

Electrical Engineering
HNC
(SCQF Level 7)

An in-depth study of the principles and applications of electrical engineering.

Elementary Food Hygiene
REHIS
(SCQF Level 6)

Equipping learners with an understanding of basic food hygiene and safe, healthy food handing/preparation.

Elementary Food Hygiene
REHIS
(SCQF Level 6)

Equipping learners with an understanding of basic food hygiene and safe, healthy food handing/preparation.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Flavours of the World: Traditional Scottish Fayre

Learn to cook traditional and delicious Scottish dishes.

Flavours of the World: A Taste of Italy

Learn to cook delicious, traditional Italian dishes.

Flavours of the World: Eastern Promise (Thai Cookery)

Learn about the splenders of authentic Thai cookery, and how to create the perfect Thai dish.

Flower Arranging
Introduction

Learn to create beautiful flower arrangements.

Hair-Ups
Introduction

Learn the basic skills needed to pull off the perfect hair-up style.

Internet Safety
National Unit

Learn about the importance of internet safety at home and in the workplace.

Introduction to Spanish (Understanding Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

A fun and detailed introduction to the Spanish Language.

Manicure Treatments
Introduction

Learn how to give the perfect manicure.

Mechanical Engineering
HNC
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn to solve mechanical engineering problems using essential principles and processes.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

Learn how to use your camera settings to take high-quality, interesting photographs.

Purely Photoshop (Next Step Image Editing)

Learn to edit and manipulate your photographs to enhance their appearance.

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds

For those who work in a licensed premises or intend to sell alcohol to the public.

Spanish Intermediate (Using Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the opportunity to develop your Spanish talking and writing skills.

Spanish Intermediate (Using Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the opportunity to develop your Spanish talking and writing skills.

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Banff Aberdeenshire

Child Development
(SCQF Level 4)

Designed to introduce you to the key principles of child development.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Introduction to Spanish (Understanding Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

A fun and detailed introduction to the Spanish Language.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

Learn how to use your camera settings to take high-quality, interesting photographs.

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Stonehaven Aberdeenshire

ECDL Essentials Award in IT User Skills 2016 (Modules 1, 2 & 7)
(SCQF Level 4)

Providing you with an in-depth introduction to using key computing software.

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Peterhead Aberdeenshire

Spanish Intermediate (Using Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the opportunity to develop your Spanish talking and writing skills.

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Other

Spanish Intermediate (Using Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the opportunity to develop your Spanish talking and writing skills.

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Distance Learning

Access
Introduction

An in-depth introduction to effective use of Microsoft Access Databases.

Access
Intermediate

Learn how to create and manipulate an Access database.

Access
Advanced

This advanced course will build on your knowledge and refine the techniques needed for use of an Access Database.

Accounting: Graded Unit 1 (Exam)
(SCQF Level 7)

In place to show you have achieved the principal aims of the HNC Accounting course.

Acquired Brain Injury Awareness

Developed in association with the British Institute of Disabilities (BILD) and Voyage Care.

Administration & Information Technology: Graded Unit 1 (Exam)
(SCQF Level 7)

Designed to confirm your skills and knowledge when it comes to administration and IT.

Alcohol Awareness
NCFE Award, Level 1
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 4)

A detailed introduction to some of the key issues surrounding alcohol use.

Analogue Electronic Principles
(SCQF Level 7)

This course will develop your knowledge, understanding and skills in analogue electronic devices and circuits.

Analogue Electronics
Introduction
(SCQF Level 7)

An introduction to key techniques and process relating to analogue electronics.

Awareness of Alcohol and Substance Misuse

Helping learners to identify the signs of illegal drug use or alcohol abuse.

Awareness of Dementia
NCFE Award, Level 2
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Learn key practices involved in caring for those with dementia.

Awareness of Mental Health Problems
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Giving you a comprehensive understanding of common mental health problems, and associated issues.

Bookkeeping (Computerised)
ICB, Level 2
(SCQF Level 4/5)

Begin your computerised bookkeeping studies and gain an entry level qualification.

Bookkeeping (Manual)
ICB, Level 2
(SCQF Level 5)

Develop your skills in manual bookkeeping.

Business Accounting
(SCQF Level 7)

Gain a good base knowledge of accounting for businesses.

Business Administration Knowledge
Certificate, Level 2

Develop your understanding in relation to key business administrative practice and process.

Business Awareness and Continuing Professional Development

Learn to recognise external factors that affect the performance of companies in the modern business environment.

Business Law
Introduction
(SCQF Level 7)

A detailed introduction to important aspects of business law.

Business Research Project: Unit 512
CQI, Level 5
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 9)

A course to enhance the career prospects of those currently working in a quality-orientated role.

Business: Graded Unit 1 (Exam)
(SCQF Level 7)

A mandatory unit within HNC/HND Business Group Award.

Caring for People with Dementia

Aimed at those who are caring for someone with Dementia.

Caring for People with Dementia: The Fundamentals

Learn about early symptoms and warning signs, along with the early, middle and late stages of the condition.

Combinational Logic
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn about the basis of digital electronics, potentially leading to more advanced work in this area of study.

Common Health Conditions
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Strengthening awareness of the signs, symptoms and treatments available for common health conditions.

Communication: Practical Skills
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn to apply practical communication skills to complex issues in your working environment.

Communication: Business Communication

Learn to summarise, evaluate and produce complex written business information.

Compassion and Dignity in Care

Learn all about compassion in care, and the protection and promotion of dignity.

Cost Accounting
(SCQF Level 7)

Focusing on effective cost accounting skills and understanding.

Data Protection - Updated for the GDPR

Emphasising the importance of processing information effectively, securely and according to set policies and procedures.

DC AC Principles
(SCQF Level 7)

Apply basic electrical concepts and theorems for the solution of electrical problems.

Digital Electronics

Explore fundamental concepts of digital electronics.

Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult and Social Care
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

A course for those starting out/currently working in care who want to develop their knowledge of the importance of dignity and safeguarding.

DSE Risk Assessment

Helping you to understand and control Display Screen Equipment risks in the workplace.

Dynamics
(SCQF Level 7)

Providing you with essential knowledge and understanding of principles and laws relating to motion.

ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence) 2016
(SCQF Level 5)

Prove your competence and abilities when it comes to working with IT.

ECDL Essentials Award in IT User Skills 2016 (Modules 1, 2 & 7) (Distance Learning)
(SCQF Level 4)

Providing you with an in-depth introduction to using key computing software.

ECDL Extra Certificate in IT User Skills 2016 (Modules 3, 4, 5 & 6) (Distance Learning)
(SCQF Level 5)

Building basic knowledge of computer applications to improve your understanding.

ECDL: Word Processing 2016
Advanced
(SCQF Level 6)

This advanced course will strengthen your skills and understanding when it comes to Word Processing 2016.

ECDL: Spreadsheets 2016
Advanced
(SCQF Level 6)

This advanced course will strengthen your skills and understanding when it comes to Spreadsheets 2016.

ECDL: Presentations 2016
Advanced
(SCQF Level 6)

This advanced course will strengthen your skills and understanding when it comes to Presentations 2016.

ECDL: Databases 2016
Advanced
(SCQF Level 6)

This advanced course will strengthen your skills and understanding when it comes to Databases 2016.

Economic Issues
Introduction

Learn about fundamental economic issues, with an emphasis on the business environment.

Electrical Engineering: Graded Unit 2

Confirming you have achieved the principal aims of HN level Electrical study.

Electrical Installation Design

An in-depth introduction to the design process for electrical installations.

Electrical Motor Drive Systems

An introduction to electrical motor drive systems in engineering.

Electrical Networks and Resonance
(SCQF Level 7)

An HN unit designed to meet the learning needs of those on an HNC/HND electronics course.

Electrical Standby Systems

An in-depth introduction to electrical standby systems.

Electrical Systems in Potentially Explosive and Gas Hazardous Environments

An in-depth introduction to electrical systems in explosive and hazardous environments.

Electronics: Graded Unit 1
(SCQF Level 7)

Confirming you have achieved the principal aims of the HNC and HND Electronics course.

Engineering Maths 1
(SCQF Level 6)

Explore techniques, concepts and equations commonly found in engineering.

Engineering Maths 2
(SCQF Level 7)

Develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to solve complex engineering problems.

Epilepsy Awareness

Raising awareness of epilepsy and what it is, the symptoms, types of seizures and its impact.

Excel
Introduction

Learn to create and use Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.

Excel
Intermediate

Learn to create and use an Excel spreadsheet.

Excel
Advanced

Allows you to develop your existing Excel skills and knowledge to support workplace demands.

Exercise Studies
NCFE Certificate, Level 1

An in-depth introduction into the benefits and importance of exercise.

Explore the Principles of Healthy Eating

Providing you with a good understanding of the importance of healthy eating.

Fire and Safety Principles

Providing you with the understanding needed to control and act upon any fire risks.

Fire Safety: The Fundamentals

Exploring the danger of fire and the importance of safety awareness and prevention.

Food Hygiene
Introduction

Develop your awareness and understanding of food hygiene.

Fundamentals of Control Systems and Transducers

Learn about the basic but essential functions of control systems and transducers.

Health and Safety in the Workplace

Helping you to understand the importance of health and safety in the workplace.

Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics
(SCQF Level 7)

Developing an in-depth understanding of heat transfer and fluid mechanics.

High Level Engineering Software
(SCQF Level 7)

The first of four engineering programming units in the HNC/D Electronics course.

HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Infections
(SCQF Level 6)

Explore the causes and effects of these infections, along with how to offer appropriate support and advice.

Human Resource Practice
CIPD Foundation Diploma, Level 3 (Part 1)
(SCQF Level 6)

Providing you with the key skills needed to progress in human resources.

Human Resource Practice
CIPD Foundation Diploma, Level 3 (Part 2)
(SCQF Level 6)

Enhance your existing skills in preparation for future roles in human resources.

IT Applications Software 1
(SCQF Level 7)

Explore the use of different applications for fast, effective use of IT.

IT in Business: Desktop Publishing
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

A study of fundamental principles for the effective use of desktop publishing.

IT in Business: Databases
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

A study of fundamental principles for database design and management.

IT in Business: Spreadsheets
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

A study of fundamental principles for the effective use of spreadsheets.

IT in Business: Word Processing and Presentations
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

A study of fundamental principles for effective word processing and the creation of presentations.

Leadership and Management
ILM Certificate, Level 3
(SCQF Level 7)

A course for those who wish to progress in the field of management, but have no formal training.

Legionella Awareness

Providing learners with the opportunity to recognise and control risks from exposure to Legionella Bacteria.

Logistics and Transport
CILT Introductory Certificate, Level 2
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Providing you with a good, introductory knowledge of logistics and transport.

Logistics and Transport
CILT Certificate, Level 3
(SCQF Level 6)

Enhance your understanding of logistics and transport along with your management skills.

Management Accounting using IT
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

A detailed introduction to management accounting and reporting.

Management System Models: Unit 502
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

A detailed study of quality models and standards.

Management Systems Audit: Unit 306
CQI, Level 3
(SCQF Level 7)

Develop an in-depth understanding of management principles, disciplines and techniques to maintain quality.

Managing People and Organisations
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

Study the management of people, processes and practices within an organisational context.

Manual Handling Safety at Work

Exploring the hazards of manual handling in the workplace.

Marketing
Introduction
(SCQF Level 7)

An introduction to key the principles and practices of marketing.

Materials Selection
(SCQF Level 7)

Developing your understanding of material properties and testing.

Mathematics for Business
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn to apply mathematical models to business problems.

Mathematics Unit 1: Expressions and Formulae
National 4
(SCQF Level 4)

Explore straightforward mathematical expressions and formulae.

Mathematics Unit 1: Expressions and Formulae
National 5
(SCQF Level 5)

Explore straightforward mathematical expressions and formulae.

Mathematics Unit 1: Expressions and Functions
Higher
(SCQF Level 6)

Learn about the manipulation of expressions, the use of vectors and the study of mathematical functions.

Mathematics Unit 1: Methods in Algebra and Calculus
Advanced Higher
(SCQF Level 7)

Explore the concepts and methods involved in advanced algebra and calculus.

Mathematics Unit 2: Applications of Algebra and Calculus
Advanced Higher
(SCQF Level 7)

Explore the applications of fundamental elements involved in algebra and calculus.

Mathematics Unit 2: Relationships
National 4

Learn to solve equations, use graphs and work with trigonometric ratios.

Mathematics Unit 2: Relationships
National 5
(SCQF Level 5)

Learn to solve equations, use graphs and work with trigonometric ratios.

Mathematics Unit 2: Relationships and Calculus
Higher
(SCQF Level 6)

Learn to solve equations and to introduce both differential calculus and integral calculus.

Mathematics Unit 3: Applications
Higher

A detailed study of the applications of key mathematical concepts.

Mathematics Unit 3: Applications
National 5
(SCQF Level 5)

A detailed study of the applications of key mathematical concepts.

Mathematics Unit 3: Geometry, Proof and Systems of Equations
Advanced Higher
(SCQF Level 7)

Examine the close relationship between geometry, proof and systems of equations.

Mathematics Unit 3: Numeracy
National 4
(SCQF Level 4)

Learn key skills in numeracy, money, time and measurement.

Mathematics Unit 4: Value Added Unit (Mathematics Test)
National 4
(SCQF Level 4)

Demonstrate the knowledge and skills you have developed across all course units.

Mechanical Engineering: Graded Unit 1 (Exam)
(SCQF Level 7)

Confirming you have met the aims of the HNC Mechanical Engineering course.

Mechanical Engineering: Graded Unit 2
(SCQF Level 8)

The second Graded Unit in the Mechanical Engineering HN level course.

Mental Capacity Act 2005

Covering key legislation and concepts, and the importance of the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

Mental Capacity Act 2005: Specialist Case Studies

Incorporating four specialist units for practitioners working in specific settings.

Mental Capacity Act 2005: The Fundamentals

Exploring fundamental concepts relating to the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

Mental Health Awareness
NCFE Award, Level 1
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 4)

Enhance your understanding of important mental health issues.

Monitoring and Measuring Quality: Unit 503
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

Develop an in-depth understanding of management principles, disciplines and techniques to maintain quality.

NHS Continuing Healthcare 2013 Update: The Fundamentals

To provide learners with a fundamental understanding of NHS continuing healthcare updates.

NHS Continuing Healthcare: 2013 Update

Exploring the national framework, continuing healthcare and other key aspects of care assessment and co-ordination.

Nutrition, Diet and Health

Providing you with a detailed introduction to healthy living.

Obesity and Nutrition: The Fundamentals

Providing guidance on the different causes and effects of obesity.

Occupational Health and Safety
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Providing you with essential knowledge of health and safety in the workplace

Occupational Health and Safety
NEBOSH National General Certificate
(SCQF Level 6)

Learn how to effectively manage health and safety risks.

Office Administration
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

Preparing you to work efficiently and effectively in an administrative environment.

Office Management
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 8)

Explore fundamental office management principles and practices.

Office Technologies
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

Learn to use different office technologies effectively and efficiently.

Outlook
Introduction

A detailed introduction to Microsoft Outlook.

People in Quality: Unit 501
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

Understand human influence in key aspects of quality management.

Personal Development Planning

Learn to effectively plan your own personal and professional development.

Personal Money Management

Everything you need to know about effective money management.

Power Electronics

Exploring the characteristics and applications of a range of power electronic devices.

Powerpoint
Introduction

A detailed introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint.

Powerpoint
Advanced

Allows you to develop your existing Powerpoint skills and knowledge to support workplace demands.

Preparing Financial Statements
(SCQF Level 7)

A detailed introduction to preparing final accounts.

Prevention and Control of Infection
Certificate, Level 2

Helping you to understand how to prevent and tackle infection in a care setting.

Principles of Care Planning
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Learn to address an individual’s needs whilst accounting for their circumstances and preferences.

Principles of Customer Service
NCFE Award, Level 2

Develop your understanding of effective and efficient customer service.

Principles Of Dementia Care
Certificate, Level 2

An in-depth introduction to fundamental aspects of caring for those with dementia.

Principles of End of Life Care
Certificate, Level 2

Explore how to deal with patients, their families and their friends during an emotionally demanding point in the care process.

Principles of Weight Management

Enhancing your understanding of weight and the associated risks, issues and weight management approaches.

Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
Certificate, Level 2

Learn about different types of learning disability and how these affect individuals in their daily lives.

Quality Management
Introduction
(SCQF Level 7)

A detailed study of effective quality management.

Quality Management: Unit 504
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

A detailed study of quality management.

Quality Planning in the Product Life Cycle: Unit 508
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

Understand the role of quality planning in the product life cycle.

Quality Related Legislation and Regulation: Unit 507
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

Focusing on the importance of quality related legislation and regulation in business.

Recording Financial Information
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn how to record financial information safely and securely.

Recording Financial Transactions
(SCQF Level 6)

Learn how to record financial transactions safely and securely.

Resilience and Managing Stress

An introduction to how to effectively and efficiently manage stress.

Risk Assessment
COSHH

Helping you to understand and control risk in the workplace.

Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Develop your understanding of the importance of safe handling of medication.

Sequential Logic
(SCQF Level 7)

Enhance your understanding of sequential logic devices and circuits.

Sexual Health Awareness

Providing you with a fundamental understanding of the key issues surrounding sexual health.

Statics and Strength of Materials

Explore the basic concepts and theorems of statics and strength of materials.

Statistics for Business
(SCQF Level 8)

Learn to use basic statistical and graphical techniques for business use.

Substance Misuse Awareness
NCFE Award, Level 1
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 4)

Enhance your understanding of different aspects regarding substance misuse.

Supporting People with Asperger's Syndrome

Explore Asperger’s Syndrome and how it can affect the way people think and behave.

Supporting People with Autism

Explore Autism and how it can affect the way people think and behave.

Supporting People with Cerebral Palsy

Increasing awareness of cerebral palsy, its causes, effects and related health issues.

Supporting People with Diabetes Mellitus

Helping learners to understand this condition and provide adequate care and support to those who need it.

Supporting People with Down's Syndrome

Explore Down's Syndrome and how it can affect the way people think and behave.

Supporting People with Learning Disabilities & Mental Health Needs

Develop your understanding of learning disabilities and mental health, and learn how to provide effective support.

Team Leading Knowledge
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Learn about effective and efficient team leading techniques.

Thermofluids
(SCQF Level 7)

Covering the basic principles and concepts of thermofluids.

Transformers

An in-depth introduction to transformers in relation to electrical engineering.

Transmission Lines and Complex Waves

An introduction to transmission lines and complex waves in relation to electrical engineering.

Understanding an Individual with Learning Disabilities

An introduction into working with those who have learning disabilities.

Understanding Anxiety

Helping you to understand the impact and key issues surrounding anxiety, depression and other mental health conditions.

Understanding Autism
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Learn more about autism, and those who live with autistic spectrum conditions.

Understanding Depression

Exploring the impact and key issues surrounding depression.

Understanding Eating Disorders

Helping learners to understand how they can effectively support those with eating disorders.

Understanding Nutrition and Health
NCFE Certificate, Level 2
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Enhance your understanding of key nutrition and health topics.

Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes
NCFE Certificate, Level 2
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Learn about diabetes, the effect it can have on people and how to prevent it.

Understanding the Principles of Exercise and Fitness

Learn all about the importance of health and fitness.

Understanding the Role of the Personal Care Assistant

Exploring the role of the Personal Assistant in providing high quality care and assistance.

Using Financial Accounting Software
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn to process financial transactions and prepare accounting reports for a small business.

Using Quality to Improve Business Performance: Unit 505
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

A focus on the importance of quality management when it comes to business performance.

Utilisation of Electrical Energy in Buildings

Learn about the use of energy in various types of building, in relation to electrical engineering.

Word
Introduction

A detailed introduction to effective use of Microsoft Word.

Word
Intermediate

Learn how to get the most out of word processing.

Word
Advanced

Demonstrating the features of Word and how to get the most out of the software.

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Art, Design and Photography

Art for the Amateur

Discover and develop your artistic side.

Art for the Improver

Build on your existing artistic skills and become more confident in your creative abilities.

Contemporary Floristry

For the experienced flower arranger who wants to adopt a more contemporary approach.

Creative Photography: Landscapes

Learn how to take beautiful landscape photographs.

Creative Photography: Portraiture

Learn how to take beautiful portrait photographs.

Creative Writing (Improvers)

This 'next step' allows you to further develop creative/literary skills - moving you that bit closer to publication of your very own work!

Dressmaking
Introduction

Bring your ideas to life as you learn to make your own unique garments.

Dressmaking: The Next Step

Build on your dressmaking skills.

Flower Arranging
Introduction

Learn to create beautiful flower arrangements.

Garden Design
Introduction

Learn to plan, design and execute your own unique garden designs.

Garden Design: Next Steps (On Location)

Learn to plan, design and execute your own unique garden designs within a pre-set designed landscape.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

Learn how to use your camera settings to take high-quality, interesting photographs.

Purely Photoshop (Next Step Image Editing)

Learn to edit and manipulate your photographs to enhance their appearance.

Soft Furnishings: Cushions and Curtains

Learn basic but essential skills for creating your own unique soft furnishings.

Wedding Floristry
Part 2

Build on your existing skills, and perfect your basic wedding floristry techniques.

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Automotive and Construction

Basic Car Maintenance

Build a thorough understanding of basic car maintenance techniques.

Motorcycle Maintenance

Get to grips with essential motorcycle maintenance techniques.

Vehicle Bodywork
Beginners

A detailed introduction to the basics of vehicle bodywork.

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Business and Management

IT in Business: Spreadsheets
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

A study of fundamental principles for the effective use of spreadsheets.

IT in Business: Desktop Publishing
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

A study of fundamental principles for the effective use of desktop publishing.

IT in Business: Databases
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

A study of fundamental principles for database design and management.

IT in Business: Word Processing and Presentations
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

A study of fundamental principles for effective word processing and the creation of presentations.

Accounting: Graded Unit 1 (Exam)
(SCQF Level 7)

In place to show you have achieved the principal aims of the HNC Accounting course.

Administration & Information Technology: Graded Unit 1 (Exam)
(SCQF Level 7)

Designed to confirm your skills and knowledge when it comes to administration and IT.

Bookkeeping (Computerised)
ICB, Level 2
(SCQF Level 4/5)

Begin your computerised bookkeeping studies and gain an entry level qualification.

Bookkeeping (Manual)
ICB, Level 2
(SCQF Level 5)

Develop your skills in manual bookkeeping.

Business Accounting
(SCQF Level 7)

Gain a good base knowledge of accounting for businesses.

Business Administration Knowledge
Certificate, Level 2

Develop your understanding in relation to key business administrative practice and process.

Business Awareness and Continuing Professional Development

Learn to recognise external factors that affect the performance of companies in the modern business environment.

Business Law
Introduction
(SCQF Level 7)

A detailed introduction to important aspects of business law.

Business: Graded Unit 1 (Exam)
(SCQF Level 7)

A mandatory unit within HNC/HND Business Group Award.

Communication: Business Communication

Learn to summarise, evaluate and produce complex written business information.

Cost Accounting
(SCQF Level 7)

Focusing on effective cost accounting skills and understanding.

Data Protection - Updated for the GDPR

Emphasising the importance of processing information effectively, securely and according to set policies and procedures.

Economic Issues
Introduction

Learn about fundamental economic issues, with an emphasis on the business environment.

Human Resource Practice
CIPD Foundation Diploma, Level 3 (Part 1)
(SCQF Level 6)

Providing you with the key skills needed to progress in human resources.

Human Resource Practice
CIPD Foundation Diploma, Level 3 (Part 2)
(SCQF Level 6)

Enhance your existing skills in preparation for future roles in human resources.

IT Applications Software 1
(SCQF Level 7)

Explore the use of different applications for fast, effective use of IT.

Leadership and Management
ILM Certificate, Level 3
(SCQF Level 7)

A course for those who wish to progress in the field of management, but have no formal training.

Management Accounting using IT
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

A detailed introduction to management accounting and reporting.

Managing People and Organisations
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

Study the management of people, processes and practices within an organisational context.

Marketing
Introduction
(SCQF Level 7)

An introduction to key the principles and practices of marketing.

Mathematics for Business
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn to apply mathematical models to business problems.

Office Administration
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

Preparing you to work efficiently and effectively in an administrative environment.

Office Management
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 8)

Explore fundamental office management principles and practices.

Office Technologies
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 7)

Learn to use different office technologies effectively and efficiently.

Personal Development Planning

Learn to effectively plan your own personal and professional development.

Personal Money Management

Everything you need to know about effective money management.

Preparing Financial Statements
(SCQF Level 7)

A detailed introduction to preparing final accounts.

Principles of Customer Service
NCFE Award, Level 2

Develop your understanding of effective and efficient customer service.

Recording Financial Information
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn how to record financial information safely and securely.

Recording Financial Transactions
(SCQF Level 6)

Learn how to record financial transactions safely and securely.

Statistics for Business
(SCQF Level 8)

Learn to use basic statistical and graphical techniques for business use.

Team Leading Knowledge
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Learn about effective and efficient team leading techniques.

Using Financial Accounting Software
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn to process financial transactions and prepare accounting reports for a small business.

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Care

Acquired Brain Injury Awareness

Developed in association with the British Institute of Disabilities (BILD) and Voyage Care.

Alcohol Awareness
NCFE Award, Level 1
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 4)

A detailed introduction to some of the key issues surrounding alcohol use.

Awareness of Alcohol and Substance Misuse

Helping learners to identify the signs of illegal drug use or alcohol abuse.

Awareness of Dementia
NCFE Award, Level 2
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Learn key practices involved in caring for those with dementia.

Awareness of Mental Health Problems
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Giving you a comprehensive understanding of common mental health problems, and associated issues.

Caring for People with Dementia

Aimed at those who are caring for someone with Dementia.

Caring for People with Dementia: The Fundamentals

Learn about early symptoms and warning signs, along with the early, middle and late stages of the condition.

Child Development
(SCQF Level 4)

Designed to introduce you to the key principles of child development.

Common Health Conditions
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Strengthening awareness of the signs, symptoms and treatments available for common health conditions.

Compassion and Dignity in Care

Learn all about compassion in care, and the protection and promotion of dignity.

Counselling (Part 2)
Introduction

Part 2 of this detailed introduction to Counselling.

Defibrillator (Awareness) Training

A half-day course covering the use of Automated External Defibrillators, and guidelines issued by the UK Resuscitation Council.

Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult and Social Care
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

A course for those starting out/currently working in care who want to develop their knowledge of the importance of dignity and safeguarding.

Epilepsy Awareness

Raising awareness of epilepsy and what it is, the symptoms, types of seizures and its impact.

Exercise Studies
NCFE Certificate, Level 1

An in-depth introduction into the benefits and importance of exercise.

Explore the Principles of Healthy Eating

Providing you with a good understanding of the importance of healthy eating.

HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Infections
(SCQF Level 6)

Explore the causes and effects of these infections, along with how to offer appropriate support and advice.

Mental Capacity Act 2005

Covering key legislation and concepts, and the importance of the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

Mental Capacity Act 2005: Specialist Case Studies

Incorporating four specialist units for practitioners working in specific settings.

Mental Capacity Act 2005: The Fundamentals

Exploring fundamental concepts relating to the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

Mental Health Awareness
NCFE Award, Level 1
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 4)

Enhance your understanding of important mental health issues.

NHS Continuing Healthcare 2013 Update: The Fundamentals

To provide learners with a fundamental understanding of NHS continuing healthcare updates.

NHS Continuing Healthcare: 2013 Update

Exploring the national framework, continuing healthcare and other key aspects of care assessment and co-ordination.

Nutrition, Diet and Health

Providing you with a detailed introduction to healthy living.

Obesity and Nutrition: The Fundamentals

Providing guidance on the different causes and effects of obesity.

Prevention and Control of Infection
Certificate, Level 2

Helping you to understand how to prevent and tackle infection in a care setting.

Principles of Care Planning
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Learn to address an individual’s needs whilst accounting for their circumstances and preferences.

Principles Of Dementia Care
Certificate, Level 2

An in-depth introduction to fundamental aspects of caring for those with dementia.

Principles of End of Life Care
Certificate, Level 2

Explore how to deal with patients, their families and their friends during an emotionally demanding point in the care process.

Principles of Weight Management

Enhancing your understanding of weight and the associated risks, issues and weight management approaches.

Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
Certificate, Level 2

Learn about different types of learning disability and how these affect individuals in their daily lives.

Resilience and Managing Stress

An introduction to how to effectively and efficiently manage stress.

Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Develop your understanding of the importance of safe handling of medication.

Sexual Health Awareness

Providing you with a fundamental understanding of the key issues surrounding sexual health.

Substance Misuse Awareness
NCFE Award, Level 1
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 4)

Enhance your understanding of different aspects regarding substance misuse.

Supporting People with Asperger's Syndrome

Explore Asperger’s Syndrome and how it can affect the way people think and behave.

Supporting People with Autism

Explore Autism and how it can affect the way people think and behave.

Supporting People with Cerebral Palsy

Increasing awareness of cerebral palsy, its causes, effects and related health issues.

Supporting People with Diabetes Mellitus

Helping learners to understand this condition and provide adequate care and support to those who need it.

Supporting People with Down's Syndrome

Explore Down's Syndrome and how it can affect the way people think and behave.

Supporting People with Learning Disabilities & Mental Health Needs

Develop your understanding of learning disabilities and mental health, and learn how to provide effective support.

Understanding an Individual with Learning Disabilities

An introduction into working with those who have learning disabilities.

Understanding Anxiety

Helping you to understand the impact and key issues surrounding anxiety, depression and other mental health conditions.

Understanding Autism
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Learn more about autism, and those who live with autistic spectrum conditions.

Understanding Depression

Exploring the impact and key issues surrounding depression.

Understanding Eating Disorders

Helping learners to understand how they can effectively support those with eating disorders.

Understanding Nutrition and Health
NCFE Certificate, Level 2
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Enhance your understanding of key nutrition and health topics.

Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes
NCFE Certificate, Level 2
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Learn about diabetes, the effect it can have on people and how to prevent it.

Understanding the Principles of Exercise and Fitness

Learn all about the importance of health and fitness.

Understanding the Role of the Personal Care Assistant

Exploring the role of the Personal Assistant in providing high quality care and assistance.

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Catering and Hospitality

Elementary Food Hygiene
REHIS
(SCQF Level 6)

Equipping learners with an understanding of basic food hygiene and safe, healthy food handing/preparation.

Food Hygiene
Introduction

Develop your awareness and understanding of food hygiene.

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds

For those who work in a licensed premises or intend to sell alcohol to the public.

Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry (Scotland)
BIIAB Award

Designed to meet the needs of individuals who require a qualification to apply for a Security Industry Authority (SIA) Licence for working as a Door Supervisor in Scotland.

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Computing and IT

ECDL: Module 2 IT User Fundamentals & Module 6 Presentations
(SCQF Level 5)

Learn how to use a personal computer, as well as how to create and manage presentations.

ECDL: Presentations 2016
Advanced
(SCQF Level 6)

This advanced course will strengthen your skills and understanding when it comes to Presentations 2016.

ECDL: Databases 2016
Advanced
(SCQF Level 6)

This advanced course will strengthen your skills and understanding when it comes to Databases 2016.

ECDL: Word Processing 2016
Advanced
(SCQF Level 6)

This advanced course will strengthen your skills and understanding when it comes to Word Processing 2016.

ECDL: Spreadsheets 2016
Advanced
(SCQF Level 6)

This advanced course will strengthen your skills and understanding when it comes to Spreadsheets 2016.

Access
Introduction

An in-depth introduction to effective use of Microsoft Access Databases.

Access
Intermediate

Learn how to create and manipulate an Access database.

Access
Advanced

This advanced course will build on your knowledge and refine the techniques needed for use of an Access Database.

CCNA Routing and Switching: Networks (Semester 1)
CISCO

The first semester in our CISCO course offering, focusing on routing and switching.

CCNA Routing and Switching: Scaling Networks (Semester 3)
CISCO

The third semester of CISCO training.

Computer Hardware (Installation and Maintenance)

Learn the inner workings of computer hardware.

Computing Essentials
Introduction

Introducing you to basic but essential computing skills.

Computing Essentials: Internet and Email

Boost your confidence in using email and the internet.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence) 2016
(SCQF Level 5)

Prove your competence and abilities when it comes to working with IT.

ECDL Essentials Award in IT User Skills 2016 (Modules 1, 2 & 7)
(SCQF Level 4)

Providing you with an in-depth introduction to using key computing software.

ECDL Essentials Award in IT User Skills 2016 (Modules 1, 2 & 7) (Distance Learning)
(SCQF Level 4)

Providing you with an in-depth introduction to using key computing software.

ECDL Extra Certificate in IT User Skills 2016 (Modules 3, 4, 5 & 6) (Distance Learning)
(SCQF Level 5)

Building basic knowledge of computer applications to improve your understanding.

Excel
Introduction

Learn to create and use Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.

Excel
Intermediate

Learn to create and use an Excel spreadsheet.

Excel
Advanced

Allows you to develop your existing Excel skills and knowledge to support workplace demands.

Internet Safety
National Unit

Learn about the importance of internet safety at home and in the workplace.

Outlook
Introduction

A detailed introduction to Microsoft Outlook.

Powerpoint
Introduction

A detailed introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint.

Powerpoint
Advanced

Allows you to develop your existing Powerpoint skills and knowledge to support workplace demands.

Web Design
Intermediate

Learn to create a professional website quickly and easily.

Web Design (E-Commerce)
Advanced

This course covers advanced skills of web design, and is the last in a trio of part-time web design courses.

Word
Introduction

A detailed introduction to effective use of Microsoft Word.

Word
Intermediate

Learn how to get the most out of word processing.

Word
Advanced

Demonstrating the features of Word and how to get the most out of the software.

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Cookery and Baking

Flavours of the World: Eastern Promise (Thai Cookery)

Learn about the splenders of authentic Thai cookery, and how to create the perfect Thai dish.

Flavours of the World: A Taste of Italy

Learn to cook delicious, traditional Italian dishes.

Flavours of the World: Traditional Scottish Fayre

Learn to cook traditional and delicious Scottish dishes.

Flavours of the World: Cuisine of America's Deep South

Explore the culinary vibes of New Orleans, Texas and more!

Meat-free Menus: Vegetarian Meals for All

Learn how to rustle up the perfect vegetarian meal.

Celebration Cake Decoration: Easter

This course is open to anyone interested in learning the basics of Easter cake decoration.

Breadmaking Workshop

Learn the art of baking bread.

Cake Decoration
Beginners

A fun, tasty introduction to cake decoration.

Cake Decoration: Next Step

Perfect your cake decorating techniques.

Cake Decoration: Sugar Flowers

Learn how to produce delicate sugar flowers to decorate your home baking.

Can't Cook, Need to Cook!

For those in desperate need of basic cooking skills.

Creative Cup Cakes & Cake Pops

A deliciously creative introduction to making cup cakes and cake pops!

Gluten-free Menus: Healthy & Hassle Free Meals

Learn to cook delicious and simple gluten-free dishes.

Just Desserts

Learn to produce delicious desserts and patisserie.

Perfect Pastries Workshop

Learn to make a range of delicious pastries.

Traditional Home Baking

Learn to make beautiful home-baked sweet treats.

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Engineering

Communication: Practical Skills
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn to apply practical communication skills to complex issues in your working environment.

Analogue Electronic Principles
(SCQF Level 7)

This course will develop your knowledge, understanding and skills in analogue electronic devices and circuits.

Analogue Electronics
Introduction
(SCQF Level 7)

An introduction to key techniques and process relating to analogue electronics.

Combinational Logic
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn about the basis of digital electronics, potentially leading to more advanced work in this area of study.

DC AC Principles
(SCQF Level 7)

Apply basic electrical concepts and theorems for the solution of electrical problems.

Digital Electronics

Explore fundamental concepts of digital electronics.

Dynamics
(SCQF Level 7)

Providing you with essential knowledge and understanding of principles and laws relating to motion.

Electrical Engineering
HNC
(SCQF Level 7)

An in-depth study of the principles and applications of electrical engineering.

Electrical Engineering: Graded Unit 2

Confirming you have achieved the principal aims of HN level Electrical study.

Electrical Installation Design

An in-depth introduction to the design process for electrical installations.

Electrical Motor Drive Systems

An introduction to electrical motor drive systems in engineering.

Electrical Networks and Resonance
(SCQF Level 7)

An HN unit designed to meet the learning needs of those on an HNC/HND electronics course.

Electrical Standby Systems

An in-depth introduction to electrical standby systems.

Electrical Systems in Potentially Explosive and Gas Hazardous Environments

An in-depth introduction to electrical systems in explosive and hazardous environments.

Electronics: Graded Unit 1
(SCQF Level 7)

Confirming you have achieved the principal aims of the HNC and HND Electronics course.

Engineering Maths 1
(SCQF Level 6)

Explore techniques, concepts and equations commonly found in engineering.

Engineering Maths 2
(SCQF Level 7)

Develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to solve complex engineering problems.

Fundamentals of Control Systems and Transducers

Learn about the basic but essential functions of control systems and transducers.

Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics
(SCQF Level 7)

Developing an in-depth understanding of heat transfer and fluid mechanics.

High Level Engineering Software
(SCQF Level 7)

The first of four engineering programming units in the HNC/D Electronics course.

IT Applications Software 1
(SCQF Level 7)

Explore the use of different applications for fast, effective use of IT.

Materials Selection
(SCQF Level 7)

Developing your understanding of material properties and testing.

Mechanical Engineering
HNC
(SCQF Level 7)

Learn to solve mechanical engineering problems using essential principles and processes.

Mechanical Engineering: Graded Unit 1 (Exam)
(SCQF Level 7)

Confirming you have met the aims of the HNC Mechanical Engineering course.

Mechanical Engineering: Graded Unit 2
(SCQF Level 8)

The second Graded Unit in the Mechanical Engineering HN level course.

Power Electronics

Exploring the characteristics and applications of a range of power electronic devices.

Quality Management
Introduction
(SCQF Level 7)

A detailed study of effective quality management.

Sequential Logic
(SCQF Level 7)

Enhance your understanding of sequential logic devices and circuits.

Statics and Strength of Materials

Explore the basic concepts and theorems of statics and strength of materials.

Thermofluids
(SCQF Level 7)

Covering the basic principles and concepts of thermofluids.

Transformers

An in-depth introduction to transformers in relation to electrical engineering.

Transmission Lines and Complex Waves

An introduction to transmission lines and complex waves in relation to electrical engineering.

Utilisation of Electrical Energy in Buildings

Learn about the use of energy in various types of building, in relation to electrical engineering.

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ESOL

IELTS Exam Preparation

Enhance your academic and every day English vocabulary whilst preparing for the IELTS exam.

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Hair and Beauty

Aroma Massage

Learn to give relaxing and effective aroma massages.

Beauty Therapy
Introduction

Providing you with a good introductory knowledge of beauty therapy.

Cut Hair Using Basic Barbering Techniques

Learn and develop fundamental barbering skills.

Hair-Ups
Introduction

Learn the basic skills needed to pull off the perfect hair-up style.

Manicure Treatments
Introduction

Learn how to give the perfect manicure.

Provide and Maintain Nail Enhancement
City & Guilds
(SCQF Level 5)

Learn the procedures for applying and maintaining gel nail enhancements.

Provide Nail Art
City & Guilds

Developing skills in the practical applications and techniques on nail art services to include developing knowledge on a variety of treatment objectives.

Reflexology
Introduction

An introduction to basic stress reduction and relaxation techniques.

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Health and Safety

Defibrillator (Awareness) Training

A half-day course covering the use of Automated External Defibrillators, and guidelines issued by the UK Resuscitation Council.

DSE Risk Assessment

Helping you to understand and control Display Screen Equipment risks in the workplace.

Emergency First Aid

Learn how to perform effective and efficient first aid in emergency situations.

Fire and Safety Principles

Providing you with the understanding needed to control and act upon any fire risks.

Fire Safety: The Fundamentals

Exploring the danger of fire and the importance of safety awareness and prevention.

Health and Safety in the Workplace

Helping you to understand the importance of health and safety in the workplace.

Legionella Awareness

Providing learners with the opportunity to recognise and control risks from exposure to Legionella Bacteria.

Manual Handling Safety at Work

Exploring the hazards of manual handling in the workplace.

Occupational Health and Safety
NCFE Certificate, Level 2

Providing you with essential knowledge of health and safety in the workplace

Occupational Health and Safety
NEBOSH National General Certificate
(SCQF Level 6)

Learn how to effectively manage health and safety risks.

Risk Assessment
COSHH

Helping you to understand and control risk in the workplace.

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Highers, National Qualifications and Units

Business Awareness and Continuing Professional Development

Learn to recognise external factors that affect the performance of companies in the modern business environment.

Internet Safety
National Unit

Learn about the importance of internet safety at home and in the workplace.

Mathematics Unit 1: Expressions and Formulae
National 4
(SCQF Level 4)

Explore straightforward mathematical expressions and formulae.

Mathematics Unit 1: Expressions and Formulae
National 5
(SCQF Level 5)

Explore straightforward mathematical expressions and formulae.

Mathematics Unit 1: Expressions and Functions
Higher
(SCQF Level 6)

Learn about the manipulation of expressions, the use of vectors and the study of mathematical functions.

Mathematics Unit 1: Methods in Algebra and Calculus
Advanced Higher
(SCQF Level 7)

Explore the concepts and methods involved in advanced algebra and calculus.

Mathematics Unit 2: Applications of Algebra and Calculus
Advanced Higher
(SCQF Level 7)

Explore the applications of fundamental elements involved in algebra and calculus.

Mathematics Unit 2: Relationships
National 4

Learn to solve equations, use graphs and work with trigonometric ratios.

Mathematics Unit 2: Relationships
National 5
(SCQF Level 5)

Learn to solve equations, use graphs and work with trigonometric ratios.

Mathematics Unit 2: Relationships and Calculus
Higher
(SCQF Level 6)

Learn to solve equations and to introduce both differential calculus and integral calculus.

Mathematics Unit 3: Applications
Higher

A detailed study of the applications of key mathematical concepts.

Mathematics Unit 3: Applications
National 5
(SCQF Level 5)

A detailed study of the applications of key mathematical concepts.

Mathematics Unit 3: Geometry, Proof and Systems of Equations
Advanced Higher
(SCQF Level 7)

Examine the close relationship between geometry, proof and systems of equations.

Mathematics Unit 3: Numeracy
National 4
(SCQF Level 4)

Learn key skills in numeracy, money, time and measurement.

Mathematics Unit 4: Value Added Unit (Mathematics Test)
National 4
(SCQF Level 4)

Demonstrate the knowledge and skills you have developed across all course units.

Psychology: Research Psychology
National 5
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Learn more about how social sciences research is carried out.

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Languages

British Sign Language
Introduction
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the basic skills needed to communication using British Sign Language.

Conversational French
Beginner

An introductory course for those who want to learn French.

Conversational French
Improvers

An improvers course for those with a beginners understanding of French.

Conversational French
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of French.

Conversational Gaelic
Beginner

A fun introduction to the Gaelic language!

Conversational German
Improvers

An improvers course for those with a beginners understanding of German.

Conversational German
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of German.

Conversational Italian
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of Italian.

Conversational Polish
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of Polish.

Conversational Spanish
Improvers

An improvers course for those with a beginners understanding of Spanish.

Conversational Spanish
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of Spanish.

Conversational Spanish
Advanced

An advanced course for those with very good Spanish language capabilities.

Introduction to Spanish (Understanding Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

A fun and detailed introduction to the Spanish Language.

Italian Intermediate (Using Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the opportunity to develop your Italian talking and writing skills.

Spanish Intermediate (Using Language)
National 3
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 3)

Giving you the opportunity to develop your Spanish talking and writing skills.

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Music, Drama and Creative Media

Location Lighting and Use of Filters for Video

Learn how to use camera filters and location lighting.

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Quality Assurance and Logistics

Business Research Project: Unit 512
CQI, Level 5
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 9)

A course to enhance the career prospects of those currently working in a quality-orientated role.

Data Protection - Updated for the GDPR

Emphasising the importance of processing information effectively, securely and according to set policies and procedures.

Logistics and Transport
CILT Introductory Certificate, Level 2
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Providing you with a good, introductory knowledge of logistics and transport.

Logistics and Transport
CILT Certificate, Level 3
(SCQF Level 6)

Enhance your understanding of logistics and transport along with your management skills.

Management System Models: Unit 502
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

A detailed study of quality models and standards.

Management Systems Audit: Unit 306
CQI, Level 3
(SCQF Level 7)

Develop an in-depth understanding of management principles, disciplines and techniques to maintain quality.

Monitoring and Measuring Quality: Unit 503
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

Develop an in-depth understanding of management principles, disciplines and techniques to maintain quality.

People in Quality: Unit 501
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

Understand human influence in key aspects of quality management.

Quality Management: Unit 504
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

A detailed study of quality management.

Quality Planning in the Product Life Cycle: Unit 508
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

Understand the role of quality planning in the product life cycle.

Quality Related Legislation and Regulation: Unit 507
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

Focusing on the importance of quality related legislation and regulation in business.

Using Quality to Improve Business Performance: Unit 505
CQI, Level 5
(SCQF Level 9)

A focus on the importance of quality management when it comes to business performance.

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Social Sciences

Psychology: Social Psychology
National 5
(Equivalent to SCQF Level 5)

Learn to use psychological concepts, theories and evidence to explain human social behaviour.

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