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Fabrication and Welding

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Anniesland Campus

Content

This course allows you to develop knowledge, understanding and skills in a range of core fabrication, welding and hand skills units at Scottish Vocational Qualifications Level 2.

Content:
Working safely in an engineering environment; Working efficiently and effectively in engineering; Using and communicating technical information.

Optional units include:
Producing plate work components and assemblies; Cutting and shaping materials using thermal cutting equipment; Preparing and using manual metal arc (MMA) welding equipment; Preparing and using MIG, MAG and other continuous wire welding equipment; Preparing and using Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welding equipment.

A selection of other optional units within the fabrication, welding and pipework framework may be available subject to demand and progression throughout course.

Entry Requirements

National 4 English, Maths and a science or technological subject. Your application will also be considered if you are a current apprentice or have relevant experience but no formal qualifications.

Progression Routes

NC Fabrication and Welding.

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 5

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Fabrication and Welding

SCQF Level

5

Career Area

Engineering

Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy