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Anniesland Campus
SCQF Level
Start Date
26 Aug 2024
Qualification Type
Course Type
1 Year (August to June)

This course offers you an excellent opportunity to build your personal confidence with learning and the challenges of everyday life. Through practical learning, you will be supported to grow as an individual and to develop your communication skills while interacting with others. You will be supported to work in teams and get involved in physical activities like bowling, walking and frisbee golf as well as getting creative with wood and hand tools - all while working towards formal qualifications. This is an ideal platform for those preparing to apply for full-time study within further education or for those who are not able to commit to full-time study.

The application form for this course is at the foot of this page.

What will I learn?

You will have the opportunity to develop your current skills within the following areas (this may be subject to changes):

  • Communication
  • Wellbeing 
  • Working with others
  • Making an item

How to apply

To apply for this course, please complete the Supported Education Application Form and email it to or post it to:

Glasgow Clyde College
Cardonald Campus
Mosspark Drive
G52 3AY

Entry requirements (minimum)

  • You will have the ability to engage and participate at the level required for this course 
  • You will have the ability to work independently and with others
  • You must be willing to demonstrate a willingness to learn and develop
  • Returning students will be assessed by subject tutors and interviewed by guidance staff and advised of suitable progression routes.

Entry requirement equivalency table

Jobs and further study

  • Further courses at Glasgow Clyde College
  • Community involvement
  • Voluntary work.

Making an application

For courses starting in August, you can make up to two applications.

Applications are made to a course and a first choice of campus. If the course is oversubscribed at your first choice you will be automatically considered for alternative sites and may be made an offer without a further application.

I've applied — what happens next?

When you apply 
You will receive an automated email confirming that we have received your application (remember to check your SPAM folder). 

Your application will be reviewed by the admissions team and you will either be: 

Invited to book an interview session. You will be invited to attend an interview, which may include practical activities to assess your suitability for the class(es) you have applied for. 

Interviews will normally take place from April to June. 

You be informed by post of the outcome of your interview within 10 working days. 

  •  Advised that your application is unsuccessful – you have not met the entry requirements for this course and are advised to contact the College Student Advice Centres to discuss alternative options which may be available to you. 
  • We aim not to reject an application and if you don’t meet the entry requirements you may be referred to a different course or level.  

The outcome will be one of the following: 

  1. Unconditional offer of a place – you have met all the entry requirements and your place is guaranteed. You will be required to accept this offer to secure your place. 
  2. Conditional offer of a place – your place is secured pending you meeting the entry requirements. This may mean achieving school or college qualifications which you may not be able to provide to us yet. You will be required to accept this offer to secure your conditional place. Once your conditions are met this will change to an unconditional offer of a place which you must accept before you can enrol on the course.  
  3. Waiting list – you have met all entry requirements, and have been interviewed however, the course is now full so you have been placed on a waiting list. If any spaces become available you may be contacted, usually around the course start date. We would advise that you also consider other application options. 
  4. Reserve listfollowing your interview, you have unfortunately not been successful in this round of recruitment. We have placed your name on a Reserve list and your application may be reconsidered at a later date. This could happen any time up to the start date of the course but it is very possible that you will not be offered a place. We would advise that you also consider other application options. 
  5. Unsuccessful – your interview has been unsuccessful. You may be offered a place on a course at a different level, or advised to contact the College Student Advice Centres to discuss alternative options which may be available to you. 

Once an offer is received, you must reply within 14 working days or risk losing your place, as the system will automatically decline your offer after 14 days. 

Once you have accepted your offer, you will be sent out instructions about student funding, joining instructions and induction date. This will normally be sent out in June/July.

More questions? Contact us about this course

0141 357 6064