Festival of Learning

What is the Ayrshire Festival of Learning?

It is an exciting set of special events with a digital theme. It will be open to all - to find out what career opportunities are available at college and why digital skills are so important – whatever job you do.

Programme of Events

Friday 16 February:

S4 School – College Taster Day, Ayr Campus, 9.30am - 12.30pm

This event will be aimed at S4 pupils who will be choosing their School-College programmes and Highers and thinking about next steps when they leave school.

Students will be given the option to choose an area of interest and receive a morning full of taster workshops in any of the following areas:

HIVE, Early Years, Health and Social Care, Construction, Renewables, Engineering, Hair and Beauty, Music and Sound Production,

Sport, Business, Events and Tourism, Hospitality, Art and Media, Social Science.


S2 - Girls into STEM, Kilwinning Campus, 9.30am - 2.45pm

The event, run in partnership with SmartSTEMs, is aimed at S1 and S2 girls. Each secondary school in North and South Ayrshire will be invited to bring along 10 pupils.

The proposed programme for the day will include speakers from the STEM industry, 3 workshops of your choice from your chosen curriculum area including workshops from our external partners.



More information to follow.