Engineering Skills SVQ

What is special about this course?

This is a 36 week full time programme that offers a wide range of topics.

Entry requirements

School leavers

  • Your personal statement will reflect your desire to learn this subject but core skills in Communication, Maths and Information Technology at Intermediate 1 or National 3 level will be preferred.
  • You may be asked to attend an interview.
  • Hand skills
  • Machining skills
  • Basic welding skills
  • Electrical / electronic skills
  • Information technology
  • Numeracy
  • Communications

How will I study my course?

  • Full Time


How long will my course last?

1 Year

How will I be assessed?

Continuous assessment throughout each unit.

Where can I study my course?

  • Inverness Campus

Start date


How much will my course cost?

For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.

What can I do on completion of my course?

  •  (PEO) SVQ Level  2 in either fabrication and welding or mechanical  engineering
  •  Employment as a Modern Apprentice in a relevant industry.

Is there more information available online?

You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.

Apply for Engineering Skills SVQ

I want to start in 2018/19

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Inverness College UHI. Inverness College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.

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