Edinburgh College has over 7,000 part time students and over
10,000 full time students covering a range of disciplines across 3
College departments engage with businesses through
apprenticeships, placements, guest lecturers, master classes and
content drivers for industry.
Offer to employers:
Employers looking to improve the skills
of their staff have a new opportunity to access training in
partnership with colleges thanks to the launch of a £10million
The Flexible Workforce Development
Fund will be available to organisations across the
private, public and third sectors who are subject to the UK
Government's Apprenticeship Levy.
Eligible employers can access the fund, which is administered by
the Scottish Funding Council on behalf of the Scottish Government,
by getting in touch with their local college.
The one-year pilot fund will focus on the up-skilling and
re-skilling of existing employees of any age, with individual
organisations able to apply for up to £10,000.
The Flexible Workforce Development Fund is administered by
the Scottish Funding Council but allocated via Edinburgh
If you wish to enquire about accessing this funding please email