Community Based Adult Learning
SQA Accredited "Employability units"
Looking at existing skills and how to match with jobs that suit those skills.
SQA Accredited "Health and Well Being"
Building up confidence in existing skills, working to use and improve those skills to help get into employment.
SQA Health and Safety in a Construction Environment
For people who wish to gain their CSCS Labourer Card with CITB.
Computing For Beginners
For people who have little or no experience. Learn how to use a keyboard, mouse windows, Hardware and external storage devices such as pen drives.
Computing level 2
For people who have a little knowledge of computers or who have completed level 1 learn about Applications, MS Word, Internet, Internet Security and Search Engines.
Computing level 3
Progression on from level 2 learning more about applications Word, Excel, Power-point and others.
Confidence Building using practical skills to improve communication and social skills.
Confidence Building - thinking of starting or returning to a learning environment but unsure about where to start why not try classes that will allow you to meet others you do not need to have any previous experiences.
English for speakers of other languages. Beginners and Intermediate, other levels can be catered for.
If you are interested in any of the above opportunities or if you have a special skill and feel you could run a community learning class in Cowal, please contact us for an informal chat and get a bit more information.
Address: Community Education Centre
Tel: 01369 707 164
Email: Contact Adult Learning
Support sessions for people being introduced and require to use ICT, Universal Jobs match and job searching online
Basic ICT skills for complete beginners, sessions on Universal Job Match system, how to use the internet for online job searching.
One to One Tuition
Working one to one with a tutor we can offer support in reading, writing, working with numbers, confidence building, and computer skills.
Drop In Literacy Group
Work on budgeting, reading, writing, spelling or computer skills in a relaxed, friendly group setting. Tutors are available for support within the group.
Support into Employment
To help people search and apply for jobs including CV building, form filling and interview skills.
SQA Core Skills Accredited Courses
We can offer support to gain SQA Core Skills in Reading, Writing, Using Numbers, Problem Solving, Working with Others and ICT.
Tel: 01369 704669