Modern Apprenticeship Landscaping

SCQF Level 5

Provided by Borders College
Provided by Borders College
An apprenticeship is a period of time during which you are studying for a qualification while being employed. Apprenticeship schemes in Scotland are funded by the Scottish Government and administered by Skills Development Scotland (for more details go to skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk )

SVQ Landscaping at SCQF Level 5

Communication 3

SCQF Level 5

Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
Students will access their learning materials online via the College's Virtual Learning Environment or paper-based learning materials This course is self directed but with tutor support so you can learn at your own pace within an agreed timescale.

This online SQA course is designed to develop English language skills at a level of communication which is the minimum required for intermediate posts in business, administration and technician occupations. It is generally considered an equivalent to Standard Grade.

Modern Apprenticeship Carpentry & Joinery

SCQF Level 6

Provided by Borders College
Provided by Borders College
An apprenticeship is a period of time during which you are studying for a qualification while being employed. Apprenticeship schemes in Scotland are funded by the Scottish Government and administered by Skills Development Scotland (for more details go to skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk )

SVQ Carpentry & Joinery at SCQF Level 6

Thermal imaging for Construction

Provided by Borders College
Provided by Borders College
This course will take place in one of the College campuses. There will be social distancing measures in place please contact us for more information.

Thermal imaging enables you to see far more than traditional diagnostic methods. You are use thermal imaging to see heat loss/leaks without causing any damage to internal or external structures. It can also be used to diagnose electrical issues, insulation efficiency or optimal insulation locations, faults in solar photo voltaic panels and numerous other causes.  Thermal images are also a great way to show clients the affect that your work is having on the efficiency and performance of their home.

Sustainable Construction Awareness

Provided by Borders College
Provided by Borders College
A mixture of on campus classroom attendance and time-tabled online classes along with online learning materials.

This course is tailored to local businesses and sole traders to increase their awareness of where the industry is heading and decide their path of upskilling.

NEBOSH National General Certificate In Occupational Health & Safety

SCQF Level 6

Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
Courses will be delivered via time-tabled online classes, using MS Teams, supported with online learning resources in the College's Virtual Learning Environment.

This qualification is designed for anyone (managers, supervisors and workers) in any type of organisation. It is ideal for anyone who needs a broad understanding of health and safety issues to be able to manage day-to-day risks effectively. Many people take the National General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (NGC) as a first step in a career in health and safety. It gives a valuable overview, and is sound basis for further professional study.

 

REHIS Intermediate Food Hygiene

SCQF Level 7

Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
This course will take place in one of the College campuses. There will be social distancing measures in place please contact us for more information.

The course is designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles of Food Safety, including food management systems, principles of HACCP etc. It is for those who are responsible for developing and controlling food safety management systems.

BPEC Heat Pump Systems

SCQF Level 6

Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
This course will take place in one of the College campuses. There will be social distancing measures in place please contact us for more information.

BPEC Heat Pump NOS Mapped, is designed to give installers the skills and knowledge required to correctly install heat pumps. This course has been designed with the intention of meeting the requirements of the National Occupational Standards.

Awareness of Mental Health

SCQF Level 4

Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
This course will take place in one of the College campuses. There will be social distancing measures in place please contact us for more information.

This awareness course is suitable for anyone as who is interested in gaining the knowledge to recognise a suspected mental health condition and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost a person towards professional help.