Upskilling

If you already have work experience, and/or qualifications and are looking to move to a new job and possibly a different industry, undertaking short upskilling or reskilling courses could help you on that journey.

Listed below are a selection of courses that may be available for application. Please note that these courses will have limited places and may not always be available. For an up-to-date list of available courses please visit each of the Institutions to see what they currently have on offer.


North East Scotland College
Robert Gordon University
University of Aberdeen


Courses at University of Aberdeen

  • Electrical Systems for Renewable Energy
  • Leadership of Change
  • ILM Level 5 in Effective Coaching and Mentoring
  • Energy Conversion and Storage
  • Marine and Wind Energy
  • Project Planning and Control
  • Renewable Energy Integration to Grid
  • Introduction to Energy Transition

Courses at North East Scotland College

  • SVQ2 Performing Engineering Operations - Renewables
  • NC Engineering Systems: Renewables
  • EV Charger Installation
  • Heat Pump Systems
  • Renewables Awareness Units - Hydrogen
  • Renewables Awareness Units - Offshore Wind
  • Renewables Awareness Units - CCUS


Courses at Robert Gordon University

  • Energy Transition Management
  • Energy Data Management
  • Renewables and the Energy Transition
  • Hydrogen Energy Systems
  • Wind Energy Systems
  • Carbon Capture Storage and Utilisation
  • Geothermal Energy and Applications
  • Introduction to Climate Change Law