AI & Automation

Start exploring the world of AI & Automation with our one day course. Learn how to understand the fundamental concepts of AI and tools for Automation

✓ Learn how to use AI in your professional and personal life

✓ Fully funded places available through Data Skills for Work

✓ Receive CPD Certificate upon completion

✓  No previous experience required

Explore the world of AI and Automation

Artificial Intelligence is definitely a hot topic – AI is able to book an appointment on your behalf, perform complex operations and even compose music to influence your mood. 

With this one day course you will leave with the skills to implement AI in your professional and personal life.

We are pleased to offer fully funded places on this course. This project is supported by Data Skills for Work at The Data Lab through the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal and the Tay Cities Deal Digital Skills Project, funded by the Scottish Government.

Funding is available to: women, returners or advancing at work; Black,  Asian or Minority Ethic (BAME); Living with a disability, unemployed or underemployed; Earning below £24,000 per annum.

Using AI requires skills and values which extend far beyond simply having knowledge about coding and technology.

From tourism to agriculture, AI has far-reaching implications for a wide variety of industries. But how can you implement AI and automation to make it work for you?

Course Overview

In this course you will learn what Artificial Intelligence (AI) is, explore use cases and applications of AI, understand AI concepts and terms like machine learning, deep learning and how automation works with AI.

You will be exposed to various issues and concerns surrounding AI such as ethics and bias, & jobs, and get advice from experts about learning and starting a career in AI.  

You will also demonstrate AI in action with a mini project (ChatGPT).


Up To Date Content

Modern, relevant content that’s tailored to the audience

Boost Confidence

Engaging, hands-on workshops focusing on learning and development and meta skills


Expert trainers. Receive CPD certificate upon completion. 

Who is this course for?

This course is for people that are engaged and curious.

You may have:

  • learned about approaches and tools of a digital world.
  • seek more information about online services.
  • have enough basic knowledge which you can apply immediately but you want more.

By the end of this course you will be:

  • less concerned about AI taking over your job
  • feel more savvy about AI and automation
  • feel equipped with tools and knowledge to automate tasks in your lives
  • want to expand your learning further



Join our AI & Automation Course

Our next course starts in October 2023, dates will be updated when confirmed. 

Spaces are limited, so apply ASAP if you believe you are eligible – don’t miss out on this great opportunity. 

Supported by Data Skills for Work at The Data Lab through the Tay Cities Deal Digital Skills Project, funded by the Scottish Government


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