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Therapeutic Art Group at Access to Industry

17 April 2018

Information on the Access to Industry and Edinburgh College Art Group. The opportunity to join Access to Industry's Community College is being extended to unemployed clients from referral agencies. The course is delivered by Edinburgh College at 156 Cowgate.

Course details:

  • Students will be case managed by their referral organisation
  • There is an opportunity for your candidate to achieve an SQA qualification in 'Working with Others' level 4 (optional)
  • Candidates being put forward will be asked to attend a short interview session
  • The Art Group will be held every Friday between 10.00am - 12 noon at our office in the Cowgate
  • Candidates do not need to have any experience in Art, this is more about expressing themselves using various materials and offer a therapeutic approach to art - no need to feel that you have to be able to draw or paint; just express yourself using a variety of materials
  • The classes will include visits to local exhibitions.

To apply:

  • Complete attached application form with you client
  • Clients should be aged 18+ years (the teaching style is more suited to mature learners)
  • If you have previously completed a risk assessment for your client, please include with the application
  • Send application form and risk assessment (if available) to

If you have any questions, please contact us on or call 0131 260 9721 and speak to Yasmin.