Access And Continuing Education at Edinburgh College
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ACE offers part-time and full-time courses designed to help you to move on to further learning or employment and get the most out of your college experience, whatever your learning needs.

ACE courses aim to help you to
  • make the jump from learning at school to learning at the college
  • return to education as an adult
  • become more confident and independent in your learning 
  • plan your next step
  • gain skills and qualifications to move on to another college course qualifications to move into employment
On ACE courses you will work towards gaining SQA qualifications and
  • develop skills in working with other people
  • develop your learning and study skills
  • improve your skills in teamwork and problem-solving
  • improve your Core Skills in areas such as Numeracy, ICT and Communication 
  • develop employability skills 
Many courses will give you opportunities to learn outside the classroom and develop practical skills, depending on the campus where your course is based. These include
  • The John Muir Award
  • Rural Skills
  • Bike Maintenance
  • Joinery
  • Sports 
  • Creative Arts
Most courses also have a work experience or volunteering placement.  We also offer a range of part-time courses in the community including gardening, IT, communication skills, creative arts and sports.

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