Engineering – Professional Training Courses

We are at the forefront of modern engineering. Our exciting range of courses are designed to respond to the needs of your industry. We can offer bespoke training for your needs, whether you’re looking to develop your employee’s skills in mechanical engineering, heating and ventilation, fabrication and welding, manufacturing engineering, measurement and control or petroleum…

Siobhan Redmond joins college graduates in the cast of Mark Thomson’s Snowflake at the Pleasance

  Award-winning Scottish theatre, television and film actress Siobhan Redmond joined rehearsals at Edinburgh College’s Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) Theatre to collaborate with students on a new play at the Fringe, Snowflake. Siobhan joined three HND Acting and Performance graduates from Edinburgh College, Mirren Wilson, Harvey Reid and Shyvonne Ahmad, who are also part…

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Top 10 reasons to move away from home for college

1. You’re able to do what you like, when you like No more parents nagging you to do the dishes right away – you can do them later! (Just don’t leave them too long, you don’t want to create a bad rep for yourself…) 2. You get to have your own space If you were…

SQA Exam Results Day

SQA EXAM RESULTS DAY (THURS 10 AUG) Tuesday 8 August marks SQA Exam Results Day, causing many of you around the country to anxiously wait for the postman to hand deliver that massive envelope or wait for that email or message to appear after refreshing your webpage for the 100th time! At Edinburgh College we are here…

Shooting for Gold

Edinburgh College graduate Jennifer McIntosh has won gold in 50m rifle prone at the European Shooting Championships in Baku, Azerbaijan. Jennifer, a former HND Make-up Artistry student, accumulated a score of 619.1 in Monday’s final to claim gold, with Ukraine’s Dariya Sharipova taking silver and Sweden’s Marie Enqvist bronze. Her gold medal success comes nearly…

Edinburgh College recruiting volunteer ESOL home tutors

Edinburgh College is inviting volunteers to teach English one to one in students’ own homes as part of a scheme to support people who cannot get to a classroom. Edinburgh College’s Home Learning Scheme opens up public life for refugees, immigrants and asylum seekers by giving them a better grasp of the English language and…

Project SEARCH graduate Rory meets Employability Minister

Former Edinburgh College student and Project SEARCH graduate Rory Landale met Minister for Employability and Training Jamie Hepburn to share his journey into employment. Mr Hepburn visited Rory at Creative Exchange, where he secured a receptionist role after completing the Project SEARCH programme. Rory is​​ on a part-time temporary contract until March 2018. The programme, for young…

College welcomes Scotland women’s national football team for nutrition workshop ahead of EURO 2017

Ahead of their appearance at UEFA Women’s Euro 2017 the Scotland Women’s National Football Team attended a workshop on cooking and nutrition at Edinburgh College. The workshop, held at the college’s Apprentice Restaurant in Granton, was delivered in partnership with nutritionists from the sportscotland, Institute of Sport and involved the team donning aprons and being…