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Part-time Study 2019

Courses starting in April and May 2019.

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BanffEllonFraserburghInverurie

City Centre Aberdeen City

Breadmaking Workshop

Learn the art of baking bread.

Business Summer School
(SCQF Level 4/5)

This free course introduces key skills used in business.

Contemporary Floristry

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

Conversational Gaelic
Beginner

A fun introduction to the Gaelic language!

Conversational Spanish
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of Spanish.

Creative Photography: Landscapes

Learn how to take beautiful landscape photographs.

Criminology
Introduction

This free course gives an introduction to criminology.

Defibrillator (Awareness) Training

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

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.

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.

Perfect Pastries Workshop

Learn to make a range of delicious pastries.

Photographic Techniques: Studio

Learn about a variety of approaches and techniques and gain an understanding of studio lighting for still life and portraits.

Photography
Introduction

Explore the various functions of the Digital SLR, allowing you to maximise the use of your camera and move away from using the automatic settings.

Photography: Portraiture
Introduction

Learn the core basics of portraiture photography in a studio environment as well as out on location, edit your images with Photoshop and how to print your images.

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 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.

Textile Design
Introduction, Part 1

Try some creative techniques for textile design!

Textile Design
Introduction, Part 2

Experiment further with creative techniques for textile design.

Traditional Home Baking

Learn to make beautiful home-baked sweet treats.

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Inverurie Aberdeenshire

Art for the Amateur

Discover and develop your artistic side.

Conversational French
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of French.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

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

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Fraserburgh Aberdeenshire

Criminology & Crime Scene Investigation
Introduction

For anyone with a keen interest in forensic science, crime scene protocol and the social sciences.

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.

Preparation for ESOL

For speakers of other languages who want to improve their English language skills.

Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders
City & Guilds

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

Sport & Exercise Massage
Introduction
(SCQF Level 5)

For those who are involved with a sports club or interested in rehabilitation of performance or sport injuries.

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Banff Aberdeenshire

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.

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

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

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Ellon Aberdeenshire

Purely Photography (Digital First Steps)

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

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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.

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.

Photographic Techniques: Studio

Learn about a variety of approaches and techniques and gain an understanding of studio lighting for still life and portraits.

Photography
Introduction

Explore the various functions of the Digital SLR, allowing you to maximise the use of your camera and move away from using the automatic settings.

Photography: Portraiture
Introduction

Learn the core basics of portraiture photography in a studio environment as well as out on location, edit your images with Photoshop and how to print your images.

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.

Textile Design
Introduction, Part 1

Try some creative techniques for textile design!

Textile Design
Introduction, Part 2

Experiment further with creative techniques for textile design.

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Business and Management

Business Summer School
(SCQF Level 4/5)

This free course introduces key skills used in business.

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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.

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Computing and IT

Computing Essentials: Next Steps

Enhance your understanding of computing and IT applications.

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Cookery and Baking

Flavours of the World: Traditional Scottish Fayre

Learn to cook traditional and delicious Scottish 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.

Breadmaking Workshop

Learn the art of baking bread.

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.

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ESOL

Preparation for ESOL

For speakers of other languages who want to improve their English language skills.

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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 French
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of French.

Conversational Gaelic
Beginner

A fun introduction to the Gaelic language!

Conversational Spanish
Intermediate

An intermediate course for those with some knowledge of Spanish.

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Professional Cookery 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.

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Social Sciences

Criminology
Introduction

This free course gives an introduction to criminology.

Criminology & Crime Scene Investigation
Introduction

For anyone with a keen interest in forensic science, crime scene protocol and the social sciences.

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Sport and Fitness

Sport & Exercise Massage
Introduction
(SCQF Level 5)

For those who are involved with a sports club or interested in rehabilitation of performance or sport injuries.

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