BPEC Solar Thermal Domestic Hot Water Systems

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 Solar Thermal Systems NOS Mapped, has been mapped against the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) and is a requirement of the minimum technical competency (MTC) document for solar installers and the certificate is recognised by all bodies offering routes to the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) as evidence for suitable Training. At the end of this course, candidates will be able to select the most appropriate solar systems for a specific building and become a competent person to install and maintain any of the common systems in the UK.

Modern Apprenticeship Management

SCQF Level 7

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 Management at SCQF 7

Smart electric controls for the domestic property

SCQF Level 5

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 Oxford dictionary defines a smart home as a “home equipped with lighting, heating, and electronic devices that can be controlled remotely by smartphone or computer.

This course will provide you with a general theoretical approach to smart controls for the electrics of a domestic property. You will look at what is possible and how it is done.

Learn what smart controls there are, what benefits they are in installing these and how to maximise these benefits.

PDA Financial Accounting

SCQF Level 7

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

The Professional Development Award (PDA) in Financial Accounting offers individuals the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills required for a financial supporting role within an organisation. The award offers learners the opportunity to attain the Professional Development Award in Financial Accounting.

 

CISCO IT Essentials
(Cyber Security)

SCQF Level 5

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.

Learn how to install, configure and troubleshoot mobile devices, identify common security threats like phishing and spoofing, alongside developing critical thinking and problem-solving skills, using real equipment.

Land Based Industries Start Up

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.

The course covers a range of skills required for individuals working in the land based sector covering agriculture, forestry and fruit and vegetable picking.

Modern Apprenticeship Boatbuilding & Repair

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 Boatbuilding and Repair at SCQF 6

Forest Kindergarten Training

SCQF Level 7

Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
Provided by Dumfries & Galloway College
A mixture of indoor and outdoor classroom attendance with online tutorials and learning materials.

This course has been put together to specifically meet the needs of early years practitioners who would like to set up a regular routine of off-site visits to a local wood or nearby greenspace for children in their setting.
It is becoming increasingly recognised that there are many benefits to allowing
children to play freely in local woodlands on a frequent and regular basis. This includes increased physical activity, greater knowledge about nature and in the long term, a stronger likelihood that these children grow up to become adults who understand and demonstrate positive attitudes and actions towards caring for the
environment.

Modern Apprenticeship Light Vehicle Maintenance

SCQF Level 7

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 )

City & Guilds SVQ Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repar at SCQF Level 7

Introduction to Childcare

SCQF Level 5

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

This course will provide an introduction to working in the Childcare sector. It will include a variety of certificated courses that are important for those working in this sector and include Paediatric First Aid qualification, Elementary Food Hygiene, Emergency First Aid, Infection Control. The course will also include information about the sector and presentations from local employers. If possible it will also include a work placement

NPA PC Passport

SCQF Level 4

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 course will provide you with up-to-date knowledge and skills in a range of popular IT software, such as Office 365. You will improve skills in key areas such as word processing, spreadsheets and presentation software, preparing them for employment and further study.