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As well as the courses listed below, our full range of January leisure courses can be found here.

Course TitleCourse DescriptionApplication
HN Unit: Reflexology

Learn the therapeutic techniques and benefits of Reflexology. This course will enable you to understand and safely apply thumb and finger techniques, working holistically. This evening class costs £172 and begins on Wednesday 31 January 2018, 6-9pm, running until 6 June.

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HN Unit: Make Up Develop your skills and basic knowledge of makeup and techniques, corrective procedures, products and
equipment. This evening class costs £86 and begins on Thursday 22 February 2018, 6-9pm, running until 10 May.
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Gents Barbering

Our 13 week part-time programme will equip you with the essential barbering techniques and skills to gain employment in a salon or barber shop. It runs Monday 6-9pm.

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HN Unit:Aromatherapy Learn the therapeutic techniques and benefits of Aromatherapy to effectively carry out individualised treatments to meet client needs and wellbeing. This
evening class runs for 17 weeks, costs £172 and begins on Tuesday 30 January 2018, 6-9pm, running until 5 June.
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Hospitality Bronze Award (incorporating SVQ Hospitality Services at SCQF Level 4) This full-time, year-long course provides you with a general introduction to food and hospitality. We work closely with The Gleneagles Hotel on the content of the course to make sure it gives you the skills that employers need. A bursary may be available, please contact us for more information.

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Introduction to the Professional Kitchen Bronze Award (incorporating SVQ Professional Cookery at SCQF Level 4) This full-time, year-long course is designed for people who have little or no experience of the catering industry and would be the first step into a career within the kitchen. A bursary may be available, please contact us for more information. Apply online
English for Speakers of Other Languages This full-time course provides you with English Language tuition. EU citizens living in the Perthshire area can apply for a funded place, which means you do not have to pay for your course. It begins 9 January until 1 June 2018.

Please contact:

janis.scott.perth@uhi.ac.uk or call 01738 877806.

Cosca Certificate in Counselling Skills

If you're in a helping role in a work related or voluntary capacity, this COSCA certificate is the perfect theoretical and practical course Apply online
Prepare for Employment: Study in
Business, Administration or Finance
This exciting brand new fast track course at SCQF level 5/6 will prepare students to take the next step into Higher Education study. This course exposes students to a range
of Business, Administration and Accounting units allowing
students to develop their skills and identify their preference
for further study at HNC level. It runs for 17 weeks from January to June 2018 over 3 days per week.
Apply online

 

PDA Office Administration

This professional development award is aimed at those working in an office administration role and aims to further develop knowledge and experience gained from the workplace. This course is offered by distance learning allowing the student the flexibility of college attendance and home study to fit round work and life commitments. Apply online
PDA Financial Accounting This professional development award will develop student’s technical and administrative knowledge relevant to current financial accounting practice.This course is offered by distance learning allowing the student the flexibility of college attendance and home study to fit round work and life commitments. Apply online
PDA Management Accounting This professional development award will give students the skills and confidence required to enter the world of management accounting or advance a current accounting position. Students will study cost accounting and management accounting using standard accounting software packages. This course is offered by distance learning allowing the student the flexibility of college attendance and home study to fit round work and life commitments. Apply online
PDA IT in Business This professional development award will enable you to develop technical and administrative knowledge relevant to current administrative practice, delivering the skills and knowledge needed for a range of administrative roles. It has particular emphasis on the use of IT within a business environment. This course is offered by distance learning allowing the student the flexibility of college attendance and home study to fit round work and life commitments. Apply online
PDA Administration of Medication This course is an essential part of training for all carers involved in the administration of medication in care homes, residential care or care at home services. Apply online
PDA Innovations in Hair Design This PDA is designed for those who are currently employed in the hairdressing industry and want to gain a recognised qualification in innovative hair design. This is a part-time online course consisting of four units: creative designs in haircutting; colour, colour correction and innovative design; training skills; and long hair design. Apply online
PDA Book-keeping This professional development award delivers the essential skills and knowledge for a career in book-keeping or working in an accounting or financial administration role. They are quick and cost effective to deliver, so are ideal for developing the skills of young people, graduates, and other adult learners. Apply online
HNC Soft Tissue Therapy The HNC Soft Tissue Therapy provides applicants with
an industry recognised qualification, and the knowledge and skills necessary to work as a soft tissue therapist. Applicants will learn how to use various modalities to treat the soft tissues of a variety of sports people. Starts 29 Jan 2018 over evenings and weekends.
Apply online
HNC Computing The HNC Computing provides the student with the
fundamentals of software and web development. The
course will contain units on mobile and traditional web
development as well as an understanding of Java and
SQL. This part time course is available as an evening class one night per week over 2 years on a Wednesday evening, 6-9pm.
Apply online
HNC Business (distance learning) This distance learning HNC course will give you an excellent introduction to a wide range of business and management skills. You will gain a broad spectrum of skills that are highly sought-after by employers, including: marketing, communication, IT and administration, and people management. Apply online
HNC Administration and Information Technology (distance learning) The HNC Administration and Information Technology is designed to meet the demands and requirements of today's modern business environment, and will stand you in good stead to pursue a successful career in business administration. Apply online
HNC Accounting (distance learning) The HNC Accounting covers a wide range of accounting concepts and provides you with an excellent grounding in the principles of financial and management accounting using manual and computerised approaches. Apply online
BA (Hons) Childhood Practice This Honours degree offers practitioners in a wide range of early years and childcare settings the opportunity to gain the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) recognised qualification to be a lead practitioner or manager. Apply online

Chartered Management Institute - Level 6 in First Line Management SCQF Diploma

Our qualifications in First Line Management are designed for supervisors and first line managers who wish to build on and develop their existing management skills and knowledge. They give junior managers the communication and motivational skills to help improve efficiency. These qualifications are also suitable for individuals with management experience who wish to formalise their experience. Apply online
Chartered Management Institute - Level 8 Management and Leadership SCQF Extended Diploma The Chartered Management Institute Management and Leadership qualifications were developed to support the needs of middle managers and those aspiring to senior management. Apply online
Chartered Management Institute - Level 11 Strategic Management and Leadership SCQF Extended Diploma Developed to support the needs of senior managers this SCQF level 11 qualification in Strategic Management and Leadership gives you the opportunity to focus on implementing your organisation’s strategy. This qualification is designed for directors and senior managers who have the authority and personal inspiration to translate organisational strategy into effective performance and to focus on the requirements of their inter-organisational strategy.
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Fitness Instruction Level 2 - Exercise to Music

The aim of this qualification is to train learners to a professionally competent level, enabling them to prescribe, plan and deliver safe and effective exercise classes in a health club environment. Experience of studio-based exercise classes is highly recommended and a degree of physical fitness is necessary. Apply online
Fitness Instruction Level 2 - Gym The aim of this qualification is to train learners to a professionally competent level, enabling them to prescribe, plan and deliver safe and effective exercise programmes within a gym or health club environment. Some experience of gym based exercises, including free weights, is highly recommended and a degree of physical fitness is necessary. Apply online
Masters in Business Administration (MBA) The Masters in Business Administration (MBA) aims to equip business leaders with a detailed knowledge and understanding of effective management strategies, enabling you to function effectively and efficiently in a national and international business context. Apply online
Masters in Business Administration - Aviation (MBA)

The MBA Aviation has been designed to satisfy the increasing need of the global aviation industry for graduates with a focus on key aspects of business and management. The course aims to produce highly innovative and creative graduates with the technical abilities and management potential to compete for a wide range of careers in this exciting industry.

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Sustainable Deer Management

This online postgraduate module covers a range of areas, including: the policy and institutional context for deer management in Scotland; deer ecology and behaviour (including population dynamics); deer management planning; and a review of the science behind deer management. Apply online

Water Management

This online postgraduate module introduces the key concepts of water management, beginning with the natural physical processes and going on to examine the ways water is used as a resource from source to sea. Apply online

 

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If you'd prefer to study in your own home or workplace, then our distance and online learning courses can help. We have more than 140 courses that include support from our tutors.

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