UHI Millennium Institute-Lochaber Collegehttp://www.lochabercollege.co.uk/
Established in 1998, Lochaber College is based in Scotland and has five learning centres located at Strontian, Fort William, Kilchoan, Kinlochleven and Mallaig. The college offers a wide range of courses with an aim to train students to meet the needs of the current job market, to facilitate local businesses develop and to help the community to grow as well.
Lochaber College offers full time, part time and evening courses for degree programmes as well as diploma and certificate courses. A range of leisure courses are also available. Moreover the college is a member of the UHI Millennium institute which means that it is connected to a number of other colleges and universities as well. Courses are available in traditional classroom set-ups as well as through the open learning system, which allows students to learn at their own pace.
A number of learning workshops are also held at Lochaber College- till date these workshops have hosted over 1500 students at the college's different learning centres. These workshops are held on an informal basis and cover aspects such as study techniques, how to prepare a proper written assignment, how to use email and do research on the internet as well as how to use the library and its resources effectively. A number of other support services are available, such as career counselling and help with procuring financial aid. A resource centre is also on hand for student access and includes internet access and a range of electronic data.
UHI Millennium Institute-Lochaber College
Carmichael Way, PH33 6FF, Fort William
Tel: 01397 874000, Fax: 01397 974001