WEA Scotland

WEA Scotland supports business growth by offering companies training opportunities. WEA delivered Employability Fund training courses for unemployed people and STUC funded "in work" training courses for employees who are union members.  People benefit from training and personal development support which greatly enhances their prospects of job retention.


For 2018/19 there are 3 employability fund Health and Social Care Sector Based Work Academies planned - August 2018, November 2018 and February 2019, there are 25 places available to unemployed individuals over 18 years of age.  Anyone on Fair Start are unable to take up a place on Employability Fund courses.

Support for Employers

  • Recruitment tick
  • Training tick

Ages Helped

  • Under 16
  • 16-19 tick
  • 19-25 tick
  • 25+ tick