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Pathway Apprenticeship in Engineering

  • Start date:   March 2021
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 5

Pathway Apprenticeship in Engineering

The Pathways Apprenticeship programme is designed for those interested in pursuing a career in Engineering.


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    What the course includes

    On the 35 week programme you will develop skills and knowledge in a wide range of Engineering disciplines and on successful completion will gain a Scottish Vocational Qualification at Level 2 which prepares you for an apprenticeship programme at Level 3 and/or a future career in a wide range of engineering disciplines: - Systems, manufacturing, design, Electrical, Fabrication and Welding

Why choose this course

You will work with highly experience staff, advanced students and local employers you’ll learn through practical activities, employer engagement, presentations, master classes, site visits and work placements.

Having direct contact with employers will also open up many opportunities for future careers in engineering.

Entry requirements

Maths Level 4, English level 4 also a Science preferred at Level 4.

If English is not your first language, ESOL Level 5 is an entry requirement for this course.

  • Where it leads

    Education: Modern Apprenticeship (Fast Track), HNC or HND in engineering, or another related subjects, articulation into university to study an engineering related subject.

    Employment: An engineering role across areas such as aerospace engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, fabrication and welding

Interview arrangements

Normally we will invite you for an interview. This usually lasts for around half an hour and consists of:

Presentation by a tutor about the course

Tour of engineering

Short test (mainly mathematical skills)

Individual interview

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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.