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Engineering Practice

West College Scotland

Venues

Paisley Campus, Greenock (Finnart Street) Campus

Content

The NC Engineering Practice course equips you with a technical knowledge and understanding of the fundamental principles required to work across a number of engineering disciplines

You'll learn about:
Communications; Engineering: Using IT; Mathematics: Craft 1 & Technician 1; Health and safety; Engineering Workshop Skills; Material Removal Practice: Lathe; Engineering Assembly Skills; Computer Aided Draughting (CAD) for Engineers; Graphical Engineering Communication; Engineering materials; Engineering System Principles; Engineering Systems Test and Measure; Engineering Systems Application; Electrical Principles.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 5 including Maths; or SVQ Pre-Apprentice: Performing Engineering Operations at SCQF Level 5; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

HNC Mechanical, HNC Engineering Systems or Modern Apprenticeship.

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