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Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

Communities Leading in Tourism

Social Enterprise Academy

Communities Leading in Tourism is a personal development programme which will give community organisations the knowledge and leadership skills needed to influence, plan and manage sustainable tourism recovery for the benefit of their community. 

With three successful cohorts from across the Highlands and Islands and South of Scotland under our belts, we’re expanding the network to Scotland wide. The programme is part of the Scottish Tourism Leadership Programme, and brings the community and tourism sector together to maximise local tourism opportunities. It is delivered by the Social Enterprise Academy on behalf of the Scottish Government, HIE, South of Scotland Enterprise, Scottish Enterprise and Skills Development Scotland.

Applications for our fourth cohort of up to 30 people from across Scotland is now open. You can find out more information by visiting the link below.


Module 1 - 28th September & 2nd October

Module 2 - 5th October

Module 3 - 11th October 

Module 4 - 26th October 

Module 5 - 5th & 6th November 

Module 6 - 9th November 

Module 7 - 16th November 

Module 8 - 23rd November 

Module 9 - 3rd & 4th December 

This programme consists of facilitated Zoom calls, self-directed learning through an online learning platform and guest speaker webinars. 

Further information

If you have any questions or queries please contact

10:00, 28th October to 4th December 2021
Rosie Beattie