Community Involvement (PDA)

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus


The award is suitable for learners who have no background in the sector or may have some understanding of Community Learning and Development, but have no formal qualifications in the field. Learners may have prior knowledge of the subject, or have limited experience of working or volunteering in the sector.

Those employed in the field of Community Learning and Development, and who achieve a recognised qualification such as this award, may qualify for membership of the Scottish CLD Standards Council.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Interview.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Progression Routes

This level 6 award will prepare learners for possible progression to other programmes at an equal or increased SCQF level in the field of Community Learning and Development.

Start Date




Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

6 months


Health Care and Social Services

SCQF Level