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Fabrication and Welding

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Anniesland Campus

Content

This course allows you to develop knowledge, understanding and skills in a range of core fabrication, welding and hand skills units at Scottish Vocational Qualifications Level 2.

Content:
Working safely in an engineering environment; Working efficiently and effectively in engineering; Using and communicating technical information.

Optional units include:
Producing plate work components and assemblies; Cutting and shaping materials using thermal cutting equipment; Preparing and using manual metal arc (MMA) welding equipment; Preparing and using MIG, MAG and other continuous wire welding equipment; Preparing and using Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welding equipment.

A selection of other optional units within the fabrication, welding and pipework framework may be available subject to demand and progression throughout course.

Entry Requirements

National 4 English, Maths and a science or technological subject. Your application will also be considered if you are a current apprentice or have relevant experience but no formal qualifications.

Progression Routes

NC Fabrication and Welding.

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 5

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Fabrication and Welding

SCQF Level

5