Basic Engineering Skills

Perth College UHI
In Blairgowrie (Scotland)

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  • NVQ
  • Blairgowrie (Scotland)
  • When:

What is special about this course? Our NQ Basic Engineering is ideal for students starting out in engineering as it provides practical hands on training in skills including machining, fitting, welding and electrical installation.  The course is also suitable as a refresher course for updating your engineering skills. Entry requirements No formal entry are required, but you will be invited to discuss your application with us and your application and interview will form part of the selection process.

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Where and when

Starts Location
Beeches Road, PH10 6PN, Perth and Kinross, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course

Skills and Training
Engineering Skills
Basic IT training
Basic IT

Course programme

How will I study my course?
  • Full Time

Face to face teaching and practical hands on

How long will my course last?

1 Years

Where can I study my course?
  • Perth College UHI
Start date


You will learn a number of practical skills including:

  • Turning and milling;
  • Bench fitting and welding;
  • Sheet metal work
  • Electrical wiring and circuits

And you will learn how to work effectively and safely. In addition to the practical skills you will develop you will also enhance your employability through the enhancement of your communication, numeracy and information technology abilities. You will gain a Performing Engineering Operations Level 1 award.

How much will my course cost?

Most full-time students will have their fees paid.

Students on part-time courses may also be eligible to have their course fees waived.

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