The award is designed for individuals with acceptable qualifications or mature learners who upon completion wish to enter the engineering and service industries at technician level.
This highly successful programme will develop your skills, confidence and awareness of Electrical Engineering. It will also aim to develop your study skills as a learner.
Succesful completion of this course may allow progresion to the HND in Electrical Engineering.
One of the following: 2 Highers (one must be a maths or physics-related higher) or a National Certificate Course in Engineering at SCQF level 6.
Entry may still be possible for mature students depending on prior skills and knowledge.
You will be required to attend an information and interview session with the course tutor prior to being offered a place on the course.
If you are currently studying at the college, you will also require a positive progressing learner reference.
Information and Interview Session Requirements
This is a key aspect of the application process. You must confirm your attendance should you be offered an appointment.
During the information and interview session, we will ensure the entry requirements and your aspirations and career plan are appropriate for the course and the level of course you have applied for. It is therefore important that you prepare well for this.
This course will give you a technical grounding in electrical power, generation, electrical safety, and instrumentation.
The course is nationally recognised as the qualification needed by technicians working within the electrical sector.
This programme is designed to articulate to a HND in Electrical Engineering or a degree level programme.
Employment within any part of the electrical engineering sector.
Additional funding information
You may be eligible for SAAS funding for this course, please check the SAAS website for advice on how to apply.