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Fabrication and Welding

Forth Valley College

Venues

Falkirk Campus

Content

This course provides an excellent foundation in fabrication and welding. Achievement of this award allows students to progress towards completion of the vocational element of a Modern Apprenticeship and subsequent career progression within the engineering industry. It develops further the skills learned from access to engineering courses and/or other qualifications.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 5 including Maths and science or technological subjects, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Selection by interview and maths, written and practical tests.

Progression Routes

Year 1 of a related HNC/HND programme

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Engineering

SCQF Level

6

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