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  • Start date:   August 2024
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 6
  • Course Type:   Schools Course


The NPA Enterprise and Employability course is for anyone interested in entrepreneurship and is part of the school’s travel column.

Start date – June 2024

End date –  March 2025

SCQF Level - 6

Mode - Schools

Days: Tues/Thurs

Learning will focus on the development of your business, enterprise and communication skills whilst providing you with hands on experience on developing your own entrepreneurial idea both individually and in groups.

Experienced lecturers with a wide range of industry experience will support and guide you throughout the course.

Why choose this course

This course will enhance and develop your enterprising skills, develop your knowledge and provide practical, experiential learning about starting a business.  The units you will be completing are

  • H18P 46 Personal Development: Self and Work
  • J614 46 Enterprise Skills
  • J5CL 46 Working for Yourself
  • F78D 46 Leadership in Practice

Entry requirements

Nat 5 C grade or above in business or administration or English or modern studies.

  • Where will it lead?

    The course prepares you for progression to HNC Business. You also gain skills which employers are looking for in information problem solving, working with others, enterprise and employability.

    We offer a range of business & management courses from Level 5 up to Level 9, (BA Degree) to prepare you for employment within this industry.

    You would have the opportunity to progress through these levels and take advantage of our unique degree offering with Edinburgh Napier University Business School which means you can complete your progression from Level 6 to full degree at West Lothian College and progress directly to Edinburgh Napier if you want to complete your Honours or Masters degree.

Interview arrangements

 This will consist of an on-campus interview and written task during interview.

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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.