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.
Engineering is a fast moving and diverse industry with many routes. Each discipline is tailored to suit company needs while training the individual to a high competency level.
- 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 3-4 year apprenticeship, candidates will work to achieve the SVQ level 2 Performing Engineering Operations,a relevant National Certificate and SVQ Level 3.
You will also learn
- Working with others
- Problem solving
How will I study my course?
- Work based
- Day release
- Block release
Block release (3x10 week blocks)
NB: the SVQ 2 PEO must be completed in one calendar year
How long will my course last?
3-4 year modern apprenticeship
Where can I study my course?
- Inverness Campus
For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.
What can I do on completion of my course?
- HNC Engineering Practice
- HNC Engineering Systems
Is there more information available online?
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