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Training for Businesses and Individuals

Enhancing the performance and potential of you and your workforce.

The fast changing world of work means knowledge and skills must be continually updated, and to help you do this, we offer a wide range of courses on a flexible basis. 

Working in partnership with employers, national organisations and awarding bodies ensures that our training is delivered to national standards and enables us to meet the needs of industry.

Flexible and Tailored Training Solutions content

Flexible and Tailored Training Solutions

Designed to suit the needs of you and your business.

We can provide tailored courses to up-skill or re-skill your workforce, or provide training for the Modern Apprentices your company needs for the future.  Many of our courses are available by day or evening, with a choice of delivery at the workplace, at the college or an alternative venue that is suitable for your staff.

Our tutors are subject specialists in their areas and offer innovative and flexible learning for employees at various levels.  Our expertise and dedication to assisting you in growing your business will ensure your workforce delivers the results you need.

If you have a training requirement that isn't listed, please contact us so we can try and accommodate you.



Professional Development Awards

Work-based SVQs

Short Courses

Gamekeeping Short Courses

  • Deer Stalking Certificate
  • Seal Management
  • ATV Operations (Quad and Argo)
    This course is suitable for candidates wishing to learn the importance of developing and using practical skills associated with safe use of an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) in a variety of locations. Candidates will also consider the key principles of protective clothing and equipment, safe use of an ATV, and hazards associated with use.  On successful completion of the course candidates will be awarded the SQA unit: ATV Operations at SCQF level 5. Please contact: for more information and dates.
  • Snaring Training
    From 1st April 2013, it became an offence to set a snare in Scotland unless you have successfully completed a snaring training course run by an approved body as set out in the Snares (Training) (Scotland) (No. 2) Order 2012. The following content is covered in the course to ensure that candidates are competent to:
    (a)select an appropriate location for a snare to be set;
    (b)set a snare in accordance with the law;
    (c)identify and remedy defects in the setting and use of a snare; and
    (d)set a snare in such a manner, and in such a place, that it is reasonable to expect that-
    (i)use of the snare is consistent with animal welfare; and
    (ii)the setting of the snare is an appropriate method of predator control.
    Please contact: for more information and dates.