NESCol Virtual Open Days

The next open day for courses starting in 2021 will take place online from 3pm – 7pm on Wednesday 17th  March.

Join NESCol online to find out everything you need to know about college life, including  information on courses, the application process, funding and support available to students during their studies.

The event is open to everyone interested in finding out more about NESCol – school pupils, careers advisors, parents and guidance staff making it the ideal time to find out the information you need for yourself, or for someone else you think could be interested in studying at NESCol.

Please register your interest at the following link and further information will be sent in due course –

NESCol are also offering help and support with the Full Time applications.  These can be provided on a day and time to suit or there is generic sessions open to all members of the public on a Wednesday morning, more information can be found at the link –

Education Scotland DYW Live: Interactive Live Lessons

Monday 18 January sees the launch of DYW Live, a collaboration with Education Scotland and e-Sgoil providing live interactive lessons for all learners. There are presently over 30 programmes available. The link to the brochure is below:

Digital learning from Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar | e-Sgoil (

Sign-up form is available here:

Once signed up it’s just a matter of logging in for the session and one of the partners will deliver a lesson.

The initial block will run for 8 weeks, this will then be evaluated and then run for another 8 weeks.

Sessions will take place on GLOW which ensures that all lessons are safeguarded and they will be delivered by industry experts.

Your Glow username is the same as your Google e-mail address, except replacing “” with “”. Please e-mail the school if you have forgotten your Glow password.