Short IT Courses


Whether you’re a complete beginner or working at advanced level; studying for pleasure or to gain a qualification, you’ll find something to help improve your IT knowledge and skills.

You can find out about what you will learn; entry requirements; how long courses take and the courses you can do next. The majority of courses are based on Microsoft Office, but some courses may require additional software.

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How to apply

How to apply

To apply for any of our Short IT Courses - please click on the course that is of interest to you, and hit the 'Apply Now' button.

If you would like to ask any questions, before applying, please use the details below:

Distance Learning Centre
Perth College UHI
Crieff Road
PH1 2NX 
01738 877711

IT Learning Hub
Perth College UHI
Webster Building
Crieff Road
01738 877290

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IT Hub - Webster Building Opening Hours

IT Hub - Webster Building Opening Hours

The IT Learning Hub is room 800A in the Webster Building. Opening times will be advised in line with COVID-19 restrictions once the campus re-opens but in the meantime the IT tutors are available.

Whilst Scottish Government restrictions remain in place our IT Learning Hub is open online! You can enquire, enrol and get started with no need to visit campus. Our experienced staff will guide you to choose the right programme and guide you in terms of what steps you need to take to get going!

Tutor availability from Monday 29 June - Friday 14 August

Monday: 10am-1pm

Tuesday: 10am-1pm

Wednesday: No availability

Thursday: 10am-1pm

Friday: 10am-1pm


Tutors available by phone and email during these times from: Monday 17 August while the campus access is limited.

Monday: 10am-noon and 1-4pm

Tuesday: 10am-1pm and 5.30-8.30pm

Wednesday: 10am-noon and 1-4pm

Thursday: 10am-1pm and 5.30-8.30pm

Friday: 10am-noon and 1-4pm

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Open Access and Distance Learning

Open Access and Distance Learning

This allows you to complete your course at home or in the workplace, whenever you want without the need to attend the IT Learning Hub.

It may be necessary to attend the Hub for assessments.

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Contact our Student Funding Team for advice and guidance -

Individual Training Account (ITA) funding can be used for some of our IT courses. To find out more, visit

Fee waiver funding is also available for certain courses for those who receive benefits. Please ask us for details.

See our video on Part Time Funding here.