Skills for a Modern Working Environment

Course Introduction

This award is designed to prepare adults with some of the skills they will require to enter or re-enter the job market. The award is at SCQF Level 4 and is aimed at those who are currently unemployed or facing redundancy.


The course comprises of:

·                     Data Citizenship and Data Science

·                     Core Skills

On successful completion you will achieve an SCQF Level 4 NPA Data Science Certificate and SCQF Level 4 Communication and ICT Core Skills Certificates.


The course comprises of online self-directed study with the support of a Borders College Assessor to complete the required learning outcomes.

Start Dates:

Courses can commence any time. The course duration is 10 hrs per week for approx. 4 months.


Entry Requirements

Students must be unemployed or facing redundancy.

Progression Opportunities

Completion will enhance participation in further part-time, full-time and Modern Apprentice opportunities.

Additional Course Information

This course is fully funded for those who are unemployed or facing redundancy.  Contact us for further information:

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