Community Learning


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We offer a variety of 'essential skills' classes, which have been designed to improve your self-confidence and give you the qualifications you need to progress in education or gain employment.

Why study Community Learning at Shetland College UHI?

  • Skilled and supportive tutors
  • Improve your written English skills
  • Study part time and fit learning around your work and family commitments
  • Good way to meet people
  • Achieve qualifications to add to your CV and help develop your career
  • Many courses are free


Click here to see what courses are available at Shetland College.

Community Learning Courses

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  • ESOL students can borrow digital recorders to help them practise spoken English

Learning Centre Courses

There is a wide variety of courses available at the learning centres, ranging from SCQF levels 3 - 8.  We have learning centres in Lerwick, Brae, Mossbank, Unst, Yell and Whalsay.  You have the opportunity to attend courses, study individual unts or PDA group awards.