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  • Start date:   August 2020
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 5


This course is suitable for those who wish to embark on a career in Engineering or who already work in the Engineering industry. The course considers how the various parts of a machine, or engineering system, combines to fulfil a specific function. This means how the mechanical parts, electronics, electrics and control systems all interact to make the system work as it should. The course also contains various workshop based activities.

Start Date: August 2020
Days of Week: Tuesday
Time: 9:00am-4:15pm
Duration: 2 years
Cost: £750 per year

You can download an enrolment form here

You can read more about the enrolment process here

  • What the course includes

    This course includes test and measurement, engineering principles,engineering materials, engineering applications and electrical principles health and safety.

    Because of the flexible nature of the course framework, the following clusters (group of units may also be included):

    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Fabrication and Welding

Why choose this course?

The course is compatible with Modern Apprenticeship frameworks and provides an excellent stepping-stone to study engineering at a higher level.

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum of National 4 Mathematics (preferably National 5)
  • Where it leads


    • Further study at HNC/ HND Level


    • Apprenticeship, Trainee Engineer

Interview Arrangements

An interview is required for this course.

Fees, Finance and Funding


Click here to find out more about funding for this course

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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.