International Women’s Day 2019 – Meet our inspiring females

To celebrate International Women’s Day 2019 we’re taking a look back at the successes of some our inspiring females who, through their achievements, are helping to forge a more gender-balanced world. #BalanceforBetter Graphic Design student Natalie inspired Scotland’s young people at the first ever TEDxYouth@Glasgow event. She was selected to give a talk on ‘Art or…

Costume & Theatre Design Interviews 19/20

PASS will be holding interviews at our Granton Campus for the following courses. HND Costume for Stage and Screen 25 March 2019 | 9.30am to 11am HND2 Costume for Stage and Screen 25 March 2019 | 9.30am to 11am NC Theatre Design 25 March 2019 | 10am to 11am To arrange an interview please contact pass@edinburghcollege.ac.uk. Please let us know which course you…

Technical Theatre Interviews 19/20

PASS will be holding interviews at our Granton Campus for the following courses. HND Technical Theatre 2 April 2019 | 9.30am 7 May 2019 | 9.30am 18 June 2019 | 9.30am HND2 Technical Theatre 2 April 2019 | 9.30am 7 May 2019 | 9.30am 18 June 2019 | 9.30am To arrange an interview please contact pass@edinburghcollege.ac.uk. Please let us know…

Acting & Musical Theatre Auditions 19/20

PASS will be holding auditions at our Granton Campus for the following courses. HND Acting and Theatre Performance 26 March 2019 | 5pm 22 April 2019 | 5pm 30 April 2019 | 5pm 7 May 2019 | 5pm 14 May 2019 | 5pm 28 May 2019 | 5pm HND2 Acting and Theatre Performance 26 March 2019 | 5pm 22 April 2019 | 5pm 30 April 2019 | 5pm 7 May…

Apprenticeship the right path for Ryan

Ryan Probert is a first year Fire and Security Systems apprentice employed Scottish Security. Ryan spends one day a week in College to consolidate his on-the-job learning. We caught up with him to hear about his experience so far. Find out more about Modern Apprenticeships.

Career in tech industry the aim for Dalkeith teen

An Edinburgh College IT and Software Development Foundation Apprentice hopes to have a career in the tech industry as he works towards completing his apprenticeship. Seventeen-year-old Douglas Greig from Dalkeith in Midlothian is in the second and final year of his Foundation Apprenticeship done in partnership with Microsoft. Dalkeith High School pupil Douglas spends one…

What are Modern Apprenticeships?

Modern Apprenticeships are a unique mode of study which combine on-the-job training with employers and additional learning at college allowing students to build up work experience while learning their trade. Edinburgh College currently offers apprenticeship programmes in: Automotive Engineering Fire and Security Systems Hospitality Life Sciences Creative & Digital Media Hear from our Skills Development…

What are Foundation Apprenticeships?

Foundation Apprenticeships (FAs) are designed for S5 & S6 school pupils and combine college learning, qualifications and work experience with top organisations while you are still at school. FA’s allow pupils to enhance their kill set with skills and qualifications that employers need. Whether you are looking to go straight into employment, join a full…