Financial Services

Edinburgh College


Sighthill Campus


Edinburgh is the largest Financial centre in Scotland, which offers various employment opportunities within the Business and Finance world. The HNC is designed to provide our learners with the key competencies required to enter the world of Financial Services as a trainee.

This new, exciting course is designed to develop our learners technical skills required to work within the Financial Sector. Our course are delivered face-to-face within the classroom environment to support our learners in engagement. We work with a number of financial partners who deliver sessions within your course to contextualise your experience and bring the course to life.

Throughout the course you will get an insight into the financial institutions and financial markets in the UK and the relationship between these institutions, markets and the customer.

You will learn about the features and use of cash services, savings and lending products offered to personal customers, personal finance protection products, personal investment products and the regulatory environment applicable to personal financial services.

Entry Requirements

2 relevant Highers plus 4 relevant subjects at National 5 including English or Maths, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview and skills test.

Progression Routes

Year 2 of relevant HND course.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Enterprise and Commerce

SCQF Level