The course is designed to allow you to develop knowledge and understanding of the fundamental principles of manufacturing. You will undertake SQA NC Units which will lead to the NC Manufacturing Engineering Award at SCQF Level 6 (G97L 46).
The units include:
Communication core skill unit; Mathematics: Technician 1; Engineering: Applying information technology.
CNC machining; Computer Aided Draughting (CAD) for Engineers; Engineering dimensional control; Engineering materials; Engineering material removal principles.
Engineering workshop skills; Graphical engineering communications; Material removal practice: Milling; Material removal practice: Turning.
3 subjects at National 5 including Maths and a science or technological subject.
HNC Manufacturing Engineering. HNC Mechanical Engineering. Previous students have progressed to apprenticeships in the Mechanical, Manufacturing, Maintenance, Aerospace and Ship Building sectors.