Community Centre

Ayrshire College – HIVE courses

Joyce Stirton
Access & Inclusion Team Leader
Kilwinning Campus

Fraser Lennox
Access & Inclusion Team Leader
Ayr Campus

Tom Marner
Access & Inclusion Team Leader
Kilmarnock Campus

01294 555325 (Kilwinning) 01292 293553 (Ayr) 01563 523501 ext 4106 (Kilmarnock)

joyce.stirton@ayrshire.ac.uk fraser.lennox@ayrshire.ac.uk thomas.marner@ayrshire.ac.uk



The HIVE (Hope, Inspiration and Vision in Education) is a bespoke learning space which focuses on preparing young people for life, learning and work. These programmes aim to develop essential skills, motivation and self-confidence in an innovative and engaging way. Course content includes a range of units to assist in the development of varied skill sets such as working with others, ICT, commmunications, citizenship, budgeting, creative skills, health and wellbeing and many more essential skills. The courses are designed to help youngsters develop confidence, social skills and independence.

Many have successfully moved onto other courses and/or employment.


24/7 you will attend college for 4 + 1/2 days per week for 16 weeks

24/7 Plus you will attend college for 4 + 1/2 days per week for 18 weeks

PEZ and PEZ Plus you will attend college for 3 days per week for 18 weeks

Princes Trust you will attend college for 5 days per week for 12 weeks