Construction and STEM


Want to learn a trade or build towards a career in the building industry like civil engineering?

Claire gives us an introduction to the subject area in under 60 seconds:

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Construction Skills NPA

The construction industry is booming in the West Highlands. Our course offers you practical experience in the different sectors of the industry - each delivered by professional tradespeople. Try your hand at bricklaying, roofing, electrics, joinery and more.

  • Where? Portree, Fort William
  • Full-time or Part-time? Full-time (18 hours per week)
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Construction Management HNC

The construction industry is diverse and interesting to work in. If you hope to enter the construction industry at a supervisory level, the Construction Management HNC will give you the knowledge and skills to achieve this.

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Practical Science NPA

Science subjects are a starting point for a variety of careers in nursing, education and the expanding world of STEM employment.

Get introduced to science concepts, develop your basic understanding and explore the range of specialities available.

  • Where? Anywhere with an internet connection
  • Full-time or part-time? Part-time
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Computing and Creative Digital Skills

Digital skills are in great demand for our future economy so we offer a growing range of courses at every level from entry to degree.