Here are some of the usual questions we get asked about The Learning Link. Click on the question to see the answer:-
A: We can help you brush up on your maths, English or digital skills and more.
A: Tuition is offered in small groups, but one-to-one may be arranged.
A: All the tuition we provide is free.
A: We generally teach and support during the day, but evenings and/or weekends may be available, depending if a tutor is available for this
A: The time you will spend at The Learning Link will normally be between one and two hours a week, but we expect our students to practise at home.
A: You will work at your own pace in a relaxed atmosphere with an understanding tutor.
A: You don’t have to do any tests or exams, but if you do wish accreditation in Literacy and / or numeracy, you are able to take an SQA qualification here at The Learning Link.
A: Yes, 1 in 4 adults have difficulties with reading, writing and / or maths. All our learners are motivated adults (post-school), and come from all over Orkney, including the isles.