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What is special about this course?

This programme is based at Inverness College UHI and is designed for people recovering from mental health difficulties and associated problems, who would like to build self confidence and skills for life and work.

The course enables adult learners, who may have been out of work or formal education for some time, a way back into the learning community. 

Entry requirements

Application form and informal interview.

Please note, we are not operating a waiting list for classes starting in August 2019. Please continue to apply and you will be added to the waiting list.

  • ICT basic/advanced
  • Healthy eating
  • Physical activity
  • John Muir Award
  • Adult achievement award
  • Expressive art level 4 


Please feel free to contact Rosemary Newman, Lecturer - Supported Education, to find out more about the units and to discuss your needs and expectations prior to your application.

T: 01463 273 488


How will I study my course?

  • Part Time

Assessment takes place throughout each subject.

How long will my course last?

1 Month

Delivered at SCQF level 3 (National 3/Access 3) and level 4 (National 4/Intermediate 1).


Where can I study my course?

    • Inverness Campus

Start date



For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.

What can I do on completion of my course?

Students are supported in their progression routes onto mainstream courses or into employment.

Is there more information available online?

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