Borders College

Evening and Community Courses

At Borders College we are delighted to offer Community classes at our main campuses and outreach centres throughout the Scottish Borders. You can study at a venue close to you.

Community Day and Evening Classes
April 2018 - June 2018

  • Newsletter and Class listing - **UPDATED FOR APRIL 2018** You can view the Community Classes Newsletter by clicking on the image below or download a pdf version by clicking on this link.

  • Booking Form - Download a pdf version of the Booking Form by clicking on this link.

Course Information for Evening ClassesCOURSE INFORMATION 

Class selection

Find out about your course.

  1. To get detailed information about the courses we offer please click on the 'Complete Course Listing link or the blue information symbol above .
  2. Select 'Evening and Community Courses' from the 'Filter By Course Type' list,
  3. Choose the course of your choice by clicking on the title.

Booking Line Number Tel: 01896 662603

Monday to Friday, between 0900 and 1600
General Enquiries 01450 361030

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Get in touch

If you would like to email any of our Community and Evening Learning Team please send your email to

Baking – Sweets and Treats
Bee Awareness
Bee Keeping
Bookbinding and Book Repair
Botanical Drawing & Painting
Bread Making
Breads & Bakes – Gluten Free
Bridge for Beginners
British Sign Language – an Introduction
Buying & Selling Through Media
Cake Decorating
Car Maintenance for Lady Drivers
Caring for People with Dementia
Carpentry and Joinery
Chinese Health & Well Being
Clay Plate Decorating for Kids
Clay Workshop
Clay Workshop for Kids
Digital Photography
Dog Grooming
Excel Spreadsheets
Facebook – an Introduction
Family History
Fun with Fabrics
Furniture Making
History of Art
Introduction to Counselling
Kids Cup Cake Making & Decorating
Kids Face Painting
Life Drawing
Massage Through Story Telling – Parents & Toddlers
Mexican Cooking
Mind and Body Workout
Nail Art
Paper-Crafty Family Fun
Plumbing & Electrics for Beginners
Prepare a Valentine Meal for 2
Still Life – Drawing & Painting
Windows 10
Zumba – Parent & Child

General Information

BOOKING YOUR COURSE – Places are allocated on a first come first served basis. Early booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.

POSTAL BOOKINGS – Please complete the enclosed booking form and send along with payment (no cash) to Borders College, 6 Market Place, Jedburgh, TD8 6AP.

TELEPHONE BOOKINGS – Call our Booking Hotline on 01896 662603 between 0900 and 1600, Monday to Friday. We accept payment by most major credit and debit cards. Telephone lines will be open from 23 January 2018.

DO I HAVE TO PAY? – Students in receipt of certain benefits or a low income may not have to pay fees for Certificate and Computing courses although they will be required to pay a 25% deposit at the time of booking. The deposit will be refunded once the student has attended 25% of their course and has also provided appropriate benefit/low income evidence at point of booking. Students will be required to send a copy of their evidence to Borders College within 2 weeks of the course start date.

Failure to attend the required 25% of the course and provide the correct evidence will result in the student being liable to pay the full cost of the course with the deposit no longer being refundable.
For further information contact our Finance Department on 01896 662533.
If you are over the age of 60 you may be able to claim a 50% discount on Computing and IT classes. Please note this offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer/funding.

REFUND & WITHDRAWAL – Please refer to our Fee Policy, which is available on our website

COMPANY SCHEME – If you are employed by a company who has an arrangement with Borders College please ask your Personnel Department for a voucher. The company should have a list of courses and costs available. They will also supply you with a voucher to be presented at the time of booking.

If you are an employer and would like to know more about the Company Scheme please contact us on 01450 361030 for further information.

DISABILITY AND LEARNING SUPPORT – If you are a disabled person please ensure that you inform the College before enrolment so that additional support needs can be discussed.