Vocational Pathways/Skills for Work


Experience Shetland UHI while still at school.

Pupils in Secondary 3 or 4 can to get a taster of a particular career and experience college life while still at school, these courses are for you. Every year, pupils in S2 will get the opportunity to find out more, and apply for a place on the Skills for Work subject of their choice.

Courses run every alternate Friday, for either one or two years depending on the subject. This is your chance to acquire hands-on practical skills that could help you secure a job in the future.  Not only that, but you will build your self-confidence and learn other key skills such as time-keeping, professional appearance, problem solving and customer care.

If you are interested in any of these courses, please contact your Pupil Support Teacher. Please note there are a limited number of spaces for each course.

Take a look at Vocational Pathways 2020-21 to find out what is available.