Gaelic for Work Purposes

What is special about this course?

A complete beginner? No problem. Have some Gaelic already? We’ve got that covered. 

Our two 12-week programmes will allow you to choose the level suited to your needs.    

 The two 12-week programmes will give you the tools you need to chat with colleagues, understand Gaelic conversations in the office in the staffroom or among friends


Special features

 This distance learning course allows you the opportunity to study at your own pace and in your own time.

Gaelic for Work Purposes Level 3

 Area covered include:


Numbers & time

Food & drink

Hobbies & Choices

The World of Work


Gaelic for Work Purposes Level 4

 Areas covered include:


Personality & feelings

Blogging & social media



PC and WiFi

How will I study my course?

  • Distance learning
  • Short course

Entirely online

How long will my course last?

12 Weeks

This course is available at SCQF level 3 and 4.

Where can I study my course?


    The cost of each 12 week course is £60 for students normally domiciled in Scotland.

    What can I do on completion of my course?

    Improved career prospects in Gaelic desirable/essential positions.

    Is there more information available online?

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    Apply for Gaelic for Work Purposes

    Please contact admissions for further information on applying for this course on:

    01851 770202

    We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Lews Castle College UHI. Lews Castle College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.