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Part-time Study 2019

Courses starting in March and April 2019.

View courses based in Aberdeen City:

AltensCity Centre

View courses based in Aberdeenshire:

BanffEllonFraserburghInverurieStonehaven

Altens Aberdeen City

Vehicle Bodywork
Beginners

A detailed introduction to the basics of vehicle bodywork.

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City Centre Aberdeen City

Art for the Amateur

Discover and develop your artistic side.

Breadmaking Workshop

Learn the art of baking bread.

Celebration Cake Decoration: Easter

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

Contemporary Floristry

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

Conversational Spanish
Beginner

An introductory course for those who want to learn Spanish.

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.

Cooking on a Budget: Family-Friendly Meals

This fun and interesting short course will teach you how to cook healthy, affordable and nutritious meals to suit the whole family while sticking to an affordable budget.

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!

Defibrillator (Awareness) Training

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

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.

Fabulous Fish: How to Prepare & Cook!

In this one-day workshop you will learn how to choose, prepare and cook various types of sustainable fish.

Flavours of the World: Traditional Scottish Fayre

Learn to cook traditional and delicious Scottish dishes.

Flavours of the World: Tempting Tapas (Spanish Cookery)

Learn about the history and culture of Spanish cuisine and develop your skills in Spanish cookery.

Flavours of the World: Eastern Promise (Thai Cookery)
Part 1

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

Flavours of the World: A Taste of Italy
Part 1

Learn to cook delicious, traditional Italian dishes.

Garden Design: Next Steps (On Location)

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

How to Cook the Perfect Steak

Master the art of selecting a quality cut of steak and cooking it to perfection.

Meat-free Menus: Vegetarian Meals for All

Learn how to rustle up the perfect vegetarian meal.

Meat-free Menus: Vegan Recipes and Dishes

This cookery class will teach you how to make quick, easy and nutritional vegan meals.

Mindfulness Workshop

Mindfulness is a life-enhancement skill and approach to living which can deepen a person's sense of well-being and fulfilment.

Perfect Pastries Workshop

Learn to make a range of delicious pastries.

Psychology: Social Psychology
National 5
(Broadly comparable 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.

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds

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

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds, Refresher

A refresher only course for personal licence holders who need to renew their licence.

Traditional Home Baking

Learn to make beautiful home-baked sweet treats.

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.

Beauty Therapy
Introduction

Providing you with a good introductory knowledge of beauty therapy.

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
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: Internet and Email

Boost your confidence in using email and the internet.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Conversational Spanish
Beginner

An introductory course for those who want to learn Spanish.

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: Landscapes

Learn how to take beautiful landscape photographs.

Creative Photography: Portraiture

Learn how to take beautiful portrait photographs.

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.

Emergency First Aid

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

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 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.

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.

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds, Refresher

A refresher only course for personal licence holders who need to renew their licence.

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Fraserburgh Aberdeenshire

Beauty Therapy
Introduction

Providing you with a good introductory knowledge of beauty therapy.

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
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: Internet and Email

Boost your confidence in using email and the internet.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Creative Photography: Portraiture

Learn how to take beautiful portrait photographs.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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: Eastern Promise (Thai Cookery)
Part 1

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

Flavours of the World: A Taste of Italy
Part 1

Learn to cook delicious, traditional Italian dishes.

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.

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.

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds

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

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds, Refresher

A refresher only course for personal licence holders who need to renew their licence.

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds, Refresher

A refresher only course for personal licence holders who need to renew their licence.

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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
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: Internet and Email

Boost your confidence in using email and the internet.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

Creative Photography: Landscapes

Learn how to take beautiful landscape photographs.

Creative Photography: Landscapes

Learn how to take beautiful landscape photographs.

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.

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.

Emergency First Aid

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

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.

Purely Photoshop (Next Step Image Editing)

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

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Banff Aberdeenshire

Computing Essentials
Introduction

Introducing you to basic but essential computing skills.

Computing Essentials
Introduction

Introducing you to basic but essential computing skills.

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

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.

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.

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.

Emergency First Aid

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

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.

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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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Art, Design and Photography

Art for the Amateur

Discover and develop your artistic side.

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: The Next Step

Build on your dressmaking skills.

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.

Wedding Floristry
Part 2

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

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Automotive and Construction

Vehicle Bodywork
Beginners

A detailed introduction to the basics of vehicle bodywork.

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Care

Defibrillator (Awareness) Training

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

Mindfulness Workshop

Mindfulness is a life-enhancement skill and approach to living which can deepen a person's sense of well-being and fulfilment.

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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.

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds

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

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds, Refresher

A refresher only course for personal licence holders who need to renew their licence.

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.

Back to top

Computing and IT

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 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.

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.

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Cookery and Baking

Flavours of the World: Tempting Tapas (Spanish Cookery)

Learn about the history and culture of Spanish cuisine and develop your skills in Spanish cookery.

Flavours of the World: Traditional Scottish Fayre

Learn to cook traditional and delicious Scottish dishes.

Flavours of the World: Eastern Promise (Thai Cookery)
Part 1

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

Flavours of the World: A Taste of Italy
Part 1

Learn to cook delicious, traditional Italian dishes.

Meat-free Menus: Vegan Recipes and Dishes

This cookery class will teach you how to make quick, easy and nutritional vegan meals.

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.

Cooking on a Budget: Family-Friendly Meals

This fun and interesting short course will teach you how to cook healthy, affordable and nutritious meals to suit the whole family while sticking to an affordable budget.

Fabulous Fish: How to Prepare & Cook!

In this one-day workshop you will learn how to choose, prepare and cook various types of sustainable fish.

How to Cook the Perfect Steak

Master the art of selecting a quality cut of steak and cooking it to perfection.

Perfect Pastries Workshop

Learn to make a range of delicious pastries.

Traditional Home Baking

Learn to make beautiful home-baked sweet treats.

Back to top

Hair and Beauty

Beauty Therapy
Introduction

Providing you with a good introductory knowledge of beauty therapy.

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Health and Safety

Emergency First Aid

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

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Highers, National Qualifications and Units

Psychology: Social Psychology
National 5
(Broadly comparable to SCQF Level 5)

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

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Languages

Conversational Spanish
Beginner

An introductory course for those who want to learn Spanish.

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.

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