Arran Centre

KA Campus Lamlash
Isle of Arran
KA27 8NG

Tel 01770 600 152
Fax 01770 600 719

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Summer Opening hours


Mon-Fri 9am to 3pm

Short courses

We have several short courses and evening classes starting in 2018. Please keep checking this page for up to date information.

NEW Part-time NC Early Education and Childcare and HNC Childhood Practice

From September, we are going to be offering part-time NC Early Education and Childcare and part-time HNC Childhood Practice for the first time. The HNC will be one day in class per week, over two years and a flexible placement option of 60 days over two years. The NC will be 1.5 days of college and again a flexible placement option taking into consideration individual circumstances and placement opportunities. This is in line with the Scottish Government's 2020 directive to increase the workforce fo rthe increased early years provision that will be offered.
If you think you may be interested please contact the centre in the first instance for more information.

Practical Gardening for Beginners

This informal class aims to provide practical advice on gardening on Arran. A classroom based class for anyone wanting to learn more about successfully growing their own plants and food.

Starts 2nd of May 2018 Wednesdays 6pm - 8pm for 5 weeks
Course Cost: £30

Part-time and evening classes

We offer a range of part-time and evening classes starting throughout the year. SQA qualifications such as National 5s and Highers will start in August each year but you should apply as soon as possible.

  • Nat 5 Maths
  • Higher Maths
  • Higher English
  • Nat 5 English
  • NC Communications
  • Higher Environmental Science
  • NPA administration: Office Skills
  • SVQ 2 & 3 Health and Social Care
  • Child Development: An Introduction ( Open Learning)
  • Beginners’ Spanish
  • ESOL
  • European Computer Driving Licence ( Open Learning)
  • First Aid
  • SCPLH ( Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders)
  • Elementary Food Hygiene (REHIS)