New for 2018

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Want to get the New Year off to a great start by learning something new?  Lots of great full and part time courses on offer for 2018 – so give us a call to apply now.

And if you would like to get back into study gently by taking on just a few units at HNC level or up to degree level in a variety of subjects – get in touch, we have loads to offer

Maritime Skills Certificate

This course is specifically aimed at developing skills, valued by employers in the maritime sector, at local, national and international level. It is the perfect course for anyone planning a career in the Merchant/Royal Navy, commercial sea fishing, aquaculture or leisure sailing industries.  Three days a week (Wed/Thur/Fri), Mallaig, Starts February 14th , 2018 for 19 weeks..

NPA Bakery

An introduction to craft baking skills, bread making, pastry and cake decoration  - great for you for pleasure or if you ae working and want to increase your skills.  One day a week, Portree, Fridays starts Feb 2, 2018.   9.30-4.00pm  – 23 weeks.

NPA Beauty Skills

A practical, part-time course in beauty including cosmetology and creative nails. Could be a great start to a career in the growing beauty and cosmetics industry. One day a week, Portree, Fridays starts Feb 2, 2018.   9.30am - 3.30pm. 17 weeks

Art and Design Skills

Taught by Ali Berardelli.  A chance for you to explore your potential through three projects tailored to your own interest including expressive and design options. One day a week, Fort William, Fridays starts Jan 12, 2018, 9.30-4.30 23 weeks

Music Performance with Rachel Walker

How would you like to develop your love of Gaelic and traditional song or musical performance?  You can combine online learning in advance of an intensive practical course to develop your skills and knowledge of live performance using instrument or voice. You’ll have the chance to study with award winning professional lecturers with strong links to the current Gaelic and traditional music scene in Scotland.  The course will be a combination of online study over 10 weeks plus a 4 day intensive practical at West Highland College UHI – Fort William from April 2 – 5 2018.

Sound Production with Alasdair Murray

If you would like to know more about sound production the recording process, and the theory behind it, then this intensive course will be just right for you.  The course covers the studio skills, basics of audio engineering and the chance to work on a creative project which brings together all of the skills you have learned.  You’ll have the chance to study with award winning professional lecturers with strong links to the music recording industry Scotland.  The course will be a combination of online study over 10 weeks plus a 4 day intensive practical at West Highland College UHI – Fort William from April 2 – 5 2018.

And coming in August 2018

NC Creative Industries

HNC Fashion & Textiles

HNC Digital Design and Web Development

HNC Computing

Open Days

Our Open Days in November and April are an ideal opportunity for you to come and meet our staff and students to find out about all of our new courses.

If the dates advertised aren't convenient, we will happily arrange a telephone conversation or Skype call with one of our lecturing staff or you can drop in to visit us at a date that suits you.

  • Saturday 21st April 2018, 11-3pm - Portree
  • Saturday 28th April 2018, 11-3pm - Fort William

 

To find out more or to book a place at our next Open Day call us on 01397 874000.