Introduction to a Career in Social Care

We are delighted to launch the exciting new online course: Introduction to a Career in Social Care. This brand new six-week, part time, online tutor-supported course is now being delivered by colleges throughout Scotland.

The course will introduce students to a career in Social Care, where opportunities are many and varied. The course has been designed for those who enjoy working with people, are compassionate, have a sense of fun and are seeking a new rewarding career helping others live their lives to the full.

Participants will be able to work through the learning materials at their own pace, extending their learning through videos and links to further information

This course is delivered with funding from the National Transition Training Fund from Scottish Government and the Scottish Funding Council.

Interested in completing the course? Below is the list of confirmed colleges providing the course:

College Contact Details
Ayrshire College
Borders College
City of Glasgow College
Dumfries and Galloway College
Enquiries to or 01387 734199
Dundee and Angus College
Edinburgh College
Fife College
Forth Valley College
Glasgow Clyde College
Glasgow Kelvin College
New College Lanarkshire

North East Scotland College
Orkney College UHI
Perth College UHI 
UHI Argyll
UHI Outer Hebrides
UHI Shetland
UHI West Highland College