Engineering Maintenance (Mechanical) Modern Apprenticeship SVQ3

What is special about this course?

Inverness College UHI continues to work closely with employers across the region to support the development of apprentices in a variety of disciplines.  Studying within the structure of the Engineering Modern Apprenticeship, this course is a combination of work based and college training and provides the dual benefit of students gaining a nationally recognised qualification while being paid as they work. 

Entry requirements

Candidates must be in relevant employment.

It is recommended that candidates should have Standard Grade at 4 or above, or Intermediate 1, or National 4 passes in English, Maths, a Science subject and Craft/Design Technology. 

Over the course of the 4 year apprenticeship, candidates will work to achieve the SVQ 2 Performing Engineering Operations, a relevant National Certificate and SVQ 3. 

How will I study my course?

  • Work based
  • Block release

How long will my course last?

4 years block release

How will I be assessed?

Continuous assessment throughout the course. 

Where can I study my course?

  • Beechwood 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?

  • HNC Fab/Weld and Inspection
  • HNC Engineering Systems

Is there more information available online?

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

Apply for Engineering Maintenance (Mechanical) Modern Apprenticeship SVQ3

Applications to be made by employers through the Business Solutions Team at Inverness College UHI. The Team can also be contacted for further course information on 01463 273600.

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