The Highers Academy course offers the opportunity to carry on with school subjects to Higher level, but in a new environment.

Ellie MacIver explains: "I started on the Highers Academy course in September 2018.  I was not enjoying school, but I did not want to leave without getting some Highers. 

With student recruitment already underway for the 2019-2020 year, current students at Lews Castle College UHI are reflecting on their educational journey so far.

The Lews Castle College Maritime Department will be offering the following Short Courses, at the Benbecula Campus, Lionacleit, in April 2019.