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CNC Manufacturing Engineering (Performing Engineering Operations)

Fife College

Venues

Dunfermline (Halbeath) Campus

Content

This Performing Engineering Operations (PEO) Level 2 based course leads to a Scottish Vocational qualification (SVQ). It focuses on the key skills required to commence employment in the manufacturing and Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machining industry.

The course has 8 core units surrounding many different workshop-based activities, where these practical assessments undertaken are recorded in the compilation of a student-based portfolio of evidence.

You will study:
Complying with statutory regulations and organisational safety requirements; Using and interpreting engineering data and documentation; Working efficiently and effectively in engineering; Preparing and using lathes for turning operations; Preparing and using milling machines; Preparing and proving CNC machine tool programs; Preparing and using CNC turning machines; Preparing and using CNC milling machine

Entry Requirements

Relevant NC at SCQF Level 5 in an engineering discipline; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview and aptitude test.

Progression Routes

Relevant NC courses at SCQF Level 5 or 6.

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Engineering, Energy and Mathematics

SCQF Level

6

Website

www.fife.ac.uk

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