Fully Funded courses for 16-24 year olds

The Young Person’s Guarantee is a commitment to bring together employers, partners and young people. It aims to connect every 16 to 24-year-old in Scotland to an opportunity. This could be a job, apprenticeship, further or higher education, training or volunteering. It could also be an enterprise opportunity. 

At Dumfries and Galloway College, we are offering a range of selected FULLY FUNDED courses for young people in Dumfries and Galloway to help you gain qualifications or learn something new to help you live independently and expand your range of skills.

Digital Skills

We have a range of short courses to help boost your digital skills and get you ready for employment. 

From basic computing skills to courses that cover Microsoft software, we’ve got you covered!

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Customer Service

Learn the fundamentals of service professionalism and gain the confidence to work in a customer-facing environment. 

Hospitality and Food Hygiene

Get qualified in this in-demand industry and make sure you have the skills and knowledge of what a career in hospitality requires.

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First Aid

Gain a qualification in first aid training for your work or for everyday life.

With a range of courses suitable for individuals or businesses, you could get one step ahead in your career with these invaluable skills.

Mental Health

Our mental health courses will help you feel prepared and ready to deal with someone having a mental health crisis, either in work or in your personal life.

Understanding Mental Health First Aid & Mental Health Advocacy in the Workplace