What is special about this course?
Introduction to Further Education is aimed at potential students who wish to gain qualifications to enter college courses but lack the skills, confidence or entry requirements. This is a general course for people who want to acquire or improve core, practical and employability skills. The course is particularly suitable for those who are undecided about future career options and want a new educational experience or have been out of college for some time and think they have forgotten how to learn. This course consists of four group awards
- Personal finance
- Skills for work level 4
No formal qualifications are required to access this course although an ability to work at National 4 level is essential. Entry to the course will be based on a genuine interest in the course, a willingness to learn and a positive attitude.
All applicants will be interviewed prior to admission to the course.
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
- Part Time
How long will my course last?
1 year full time
Where can I study my course?
- Lews Castle College, UHI, Stornoway
Most full-time students will have their fees paid.
Students on part-time courses may also be eligible to have their course fees waived.
What can I do on completion of my course?
Students who achieve the Introduction to Further Education course may progress to:
- Other relevant College courses.
- Other appropriate training options
Is there more information available online?
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