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Gateway to Engineering and Technology (including EAL Level 1)

Fife College

Venues

Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus

Content

This course is aimed at those who wish to work in the automotive, mechanical, electrical, fabrication and welding, or manufacturing engineering industries, and focuses on improving broad-based practical skills and knowledge with a hands-on approach throughout.

You will gain both the SQA engineering skills and the EAL Level 1 Engineering and Technology qualifications.

You will study:
Health and safety; Engineering skills: mechanical; Engineering skills: electrical/electronic; Engineering skills: fabrication; Engineering skills: assembly; Employability skills; Engineering machining; Information computing technology; Introduction to working in engineering; Introduction to engineering project planning; Introduction to joining materials (welding); Introduction to electrical installation
Communications.





Entry Requirements

National 3 preferably one at National 4, English, Maths and preferably a technological subject. Interview and aptitude test.

Progression Routes

Relevant NC courses

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Engineering, Energy and Mathematics

SCQF Level

4

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