Short courses


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Part-time Day and Evening Courses

Various - Many of these courses will have only one start date per year (often August) please apply as early as possible, by contacting us on 01631 559 500

Part-time Courses

  • Creative Writing
  • National 5 English
  • NC Literature 1 and Communication
  • Higher English
  • National 5 Mathematics
  • Higher Mathematics
  • Higher Environmental Science 
  • Introduction to Counselling
  • Beginners Photography
  • Online Survival - beginners computing skills
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages)
  • RYA Day Skipper: Shore Based Theory
  • European Computer Driving Licence
  • Sage Line 50 – Beginners
  • Sage Line 50 – Intermediate

National Progression Awards (NPA)

These consist of a group of units at Further Education level:

  • NPA Administration: Information Technology & Audio
  • NPA Administration: Office Skills and Services
  • NPA Horticulture

Personal Development Awards (PDA)

These consist of a group of units at Higher Education level:

  • PDA Information Technology in Business
  • PDA Office Administration
  • PDA Promoting Excellence in Dementia Skilled Practice
  • PDA Addiction Counselling
  • PDA Administration of Medication

You can also study a number of higher education courses by distance learning from HNC to degree level.