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Fabrication, Welding and Inspecting

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Anniesland Campus

Content

This course provides you with the knowledge and skills in a range of core fabrication, welding, quality, materials and inspection systems principles and technologies.

You will achieve a degree of specialisation within fabrication, welding, shipbuilding and pipework engineering.

You will complete a range of units including:
Welding Principles and Applications 1; Welding Principles and Applications 2; Fabrication: Preparation, Joining and Assembly; Quality Management: An Introduction; Fabrication and Welding Materials; Inspection Systems; Communication Practical Skills; Welding Procedures: Specification, Qualification and Testing; Containers: Design and Manufacture; Engineering Drawing; Materials Selection; Fabrication, Welding and Inspection: Graded Unit 1 Examination.

Entry Requirements

A relevant SVQ at SCQF Level 7 or relevant NC. Your application will be considered if you are an apprentice or if you have relevant experience with no formal qualifications. Interview and aptitude test.

Progression Routes

HND Engineering Systems or employment in the fabrication and welding industry.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Part time (day)
Part time (evening)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Fabrication and Welding

SCQF Level

7

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