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FA in Welding and Engineering

  • Start date:   August 2024
  • Level of Qualification:   Schools - SCQF Level 6
  • Course Type:   Schools Course

FA in Welding and Engineering

Embark on a transformative journey into the dynamic world of welding and engineering with our Foundation Apprenticeship at Level 6. This comprehensive program is meticulously crafted to provide aspiring professionals with the essential skills, knowledge, and hands-on experience needed to excel in industry.

Do you have an interest in Welding and Engineering?

Would you like to know how and why they work together?

Learn the practical skill of welding processes such as MIG &TIG, and understand how and why they work.

  • What the course includes

    This apprenticeship covers the links between welding and engineering with time in the welding bays using the machines to weld together metals in different joints, and an engineering project showing you the forces that act on these welds and why they have to be strong.

    Whilst being able to draw and read engineering drawings to gain an understanding of sizes, shapes, and location of parts- it will enable you to use them to create working projects.

Why choose this course?

Designed for individuals with a passion for precision and a desire to shape the future of welding and engineering- this industry is experiencing a huge growth in employment within Scotland.


Entry Requirements

  • National 5 Maths
  • Where will this course lead

    By studying and working towards your qualifications, this FA could lead to a promising career, as well as enabling you to progress to the coveted HNC in Fabrication, Welding and Inspection and the HNC in engineering.

Interview Arrangements

We will invite you for an interview, which consists of a practical group activity in the workshop and a short interview.

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