Supporting Your Business

Supporting Your Business

Invest in your strongest asset – your workforce!

South Lanarkshire College East Kilbride can provide you with a range of courses to meet your business needs and help your company gain a competitive advantage.

Immediate benefits to you include:

  • business training
  • improved quality
  • better customer service
  • increased efficiency
  • increased productivity
  • accreditation
  • ensuring compliance
  • allowing you to grow your business and profitability.

Modern Apprenticeships

We offer a wide range of Modern Apprenticeship training programmes – SVQ2 and SVQ3 – to give your employees accredited qualifications, particularly in Hairdressing and Construction craft trades.

The full list of our business development courses can be easily accessed by clicking on the link on the right to the course search facility using the business development filter for course type.  Further refinements can be made using the subject area search.

Alternatively, you may wish to browse the Business, Care and Construction pages on this section of the website.  These pages give the full list of off-the-shelf commercial courses offered by the different departments within each Faculty.

Meeting your needs . . .
Our placement / vacancy service can help you fill staff vacancies or offer work placements.  For further information on this service, please click on the link to our information for employers or fill out the vacancy / placement online notification.

Our training programmes are designed to focus on your specific issues and provide solutions that are appropriate to your organisation.  If you cannot find a course on our website which meets the specific needs of your organisation then please do not hesitate to contact us and we will cater to your specific requirements.

Our courses can be held at any time or place to suit the needs of your employees. We offer flexible delivery including breakfast, daytime and twilight sessions either at your premises or at our state-of-the-art campus in the Scottish Enterprise Technology Park in East Kilbride.

Enquiries should be sent to Admissions who will arrange for the appropriate Curriculum Manager to contact you to discuss your requirements.

Online:   Complete the online enquiry form

Telephone:  01355 270750


What the professionals say . . .

“South Lanarkshie College East Kilbride offers what I want professionally applied at a time when I want it. Couple this with relaxing personal attention, why would I go anywhere else?”
William Barnes, Avon Plumbing

“The training I received at South Lanarkshire College East Kilbride has given me the confidence and ability to open my own salon in Kirkintilloch. I will continue to use the College to pursue other areas such as Hot Stone Therapies to expand my therapists’ skills.”
Lynn Kane, Studio One


ILA Approved
To assist Continuing Professional Development in your organisation an Individual Learning Account (ILA) is available on many courses. ILA Scotland is a Scottish Government Scheme that helps you pay for learning that you can do at a time, place, pace and in a way to suit the needs of your business. For details call ILA Scotland on 0808 100 1090 or visit