Lews Castle College Maritime Department will be offering the following Short Courses, at the Stornoway Campus from January 2020.

All one day classes run on Fridays, from 0900, to 1700.

Sea Survival/Personal Survival Techniques (£110) –24th Jan, 21st Feb, 20th Mar, 24th Apr, 15th May & 12th Jun.


Emergency First Aid at Work/STCW First Aid (£110) –10th Jan, 06th Mar, 17th Apr & 22nd May.


(The three day “First Aid at Work” is available on request.)

RYA SRC / VHF (£150) – 17th Jan, 14th Feb, 13th Mar, 08th May & 05th Jun


Efficient Deckhand Course (£375) – 13th – 17th Apr


Personal Safety, and Social Responsibilities (PSSR) (£100) – Available on request



Arrangements can be made for additional courses, for group bookings of 6, or more, as and when demand dictates.

For additional details please contact:

Iain Angus Macaulay: Tel- 01851770287, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Alistair Macleod: Tel-01851770284, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lews Castle College: Tel – 01851770000


Please check the “Upcoming Events” section of “What’s Happening” on http://www.welovestornoway.com/index.php for additional information.

Lews Castle College UHI is pleased to announce a new online Gaelic language learning course. 

Senior pupils studying Gaelic at the Nicolson Institute learnt about the Gaelic degree-level courses available through Lews Castle College UHI during a recent visit to the campus in Stornoway.