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Engineering: Fabrication and Welding

Forth Valley College

Venues

Falkirk Campus

Content

This course provides an excellent foundation in fabrication and welding. Achievement of this award allows students to progress towards completion of the vocational element of a Modern Apprenticeship and subsequent career progression within the engineering industry. It develops further the skills learned from access to engineering courses and/or other qualifications.

Contents Include:
Welding Procedures: Specification Qualification and Testing; Fabrication Forming Processes; Welding Principles and Applications 1; Fabrication and Welding Materials; Quality Management: an Introduction; Communication: Practical Skills; Engineering Drawing; Computer Aided Draughting for Engineers; Welding Principles and applications 2; Inspection Systems; Fabrication: Preparation Joining and Assembly; Fabrication Welding and Inspection: Graded Unit 1.

Entry Requirements

Relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6 or Foundation Apprenticeship in Engineering. Interview.

Progression Routes

On successful completion of this course students may progress onto a career in the fabrication, welding and inspection industry.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Engineering

SCQF Level

7