Gateway to College

Course Content

This full-time course focuses on exploring options at college whilst developing skills in a range of areas including raising confidence and aspirations, improving teamwork skills and developing coping strategies for different situations. Academic achievements will be raised through nationally recognised qualifications from both SQA and City & Guilds. 

In addition, part of the course will be spent studying with a vocational area of choice developing the skills and theoretical knowledge needed to support successful transition to a relevant course. Suitable for individuals unsure of career options, looking to upskill or who require support to succeed at college.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. Applicants will attend an interview as part of the selection process.

Method of Assessment

Continuous assessment throughout the year and end of unit tests/assessment.

Future Prospects

Successful learners may have the opportunity to progress onto a full-time college course in their agreed vocational area.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Arbroath Campus

  • Start Date

    26 Aug 2024

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area


  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page
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