Adult Learning Highlife Highland

Adult Learning provide free, flexible support for adults who want to improve their skills. Help for: Increasing confidence in learning, Reading, writing and spelling, Using numbers, Learning English as a Second or Other Language, Gain SQA Core Skills qualification




The WEA is the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult education in England and Scotland.The WEA have a special mission to raise aspirations and develop educational opportunities for the most disadvantaged. This includes providing adult literacy, numeracy, ICT and ESOL skills for employment; courses to improve health and wellbeing; creative programmes to broaden horizons and community engagement activities that encourage active citizenship.We also offer SQA-accredited certificate courses to help you gain or sustain employment.



UHI University of the Highlands & Islands

The University of the Highlands and Islands offers a diverse range of courses, many taking advantage of our region's unique environment, landscape and culture.



OU Open University

The Open university is a leading university for flexible, innovative and world-leading research in the United Kingdom and in over 100 countries worldwide. Uniquely placed to understand the needs of part-time students, combining their learning while earning, our innovative, award-winning distance teaching credentials have seen over 2 million students receive an education, otherwise denied to them at campus-based universities.



Scottish Waterways 

Scottish Waterways help young people gain the skills and confidence to find work; bring vibrancy, life and opportunities to some of the nation’s most disadvantaged communities; encourage people to get active and improve their health and mental wellbeing; and safeguard and improve the rich heritage and environments of Scotland’s canals.


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Individual Training Allowances 

Get up to £200 towards the cost of a training course with an SDS Individual Training Account (ITA)


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Polish School

Polish Saturday School, Inverness


Multilingual library

Interested in reading in the language you speak at home? Interested in reading in the language you are learning? Want to read in our heritage languages, Gaelic and Scots? Multilingual Library specialise in promoting and supporting bi- and mulit-lingual literacy.



Libraries (Highlife Highland)

Highlife Highland data base contains all libraries and mobile library services across Highland.



Schools (Highland Council) 

Highland Council data base of Highland Nursery, Primary and Secondary schools. Highland Council information on education and learning.