Inverness New Campus
The engineering, welding and fabrication industry requires highly skilled trades people where there are many employment opportunities. Employment in areas such as energy, oil and gas, engineering maintenance and industrial manufacture are all accessible with a qualification in this subject. Our highly skilled lecturers will support and guide you through the basics of this industry and students completing the course will understand how welding integrates into an engineering system.
Manual welding processes; Fabrication and platework; Thermal cutting; You will also study the theory underpinning the skills to interpret specifications, engineering drawings, planning, health and safety, maths and information technology.
There will also be the opportunity to develop core, employability, enterprise and citizenship skills. This award can be used towards the first year of a Modern Apprenticeship course.
No formal entry requirements. Interview.
NC programmes at SCQF Level 5 or 6
at SCQF Level 6