COURSE INFORMATION

On this course you’ll gain a large amount of practical experience in electrical engineering in our well-equipped and modern facilities. You will be introduced to the fundamental areas of electrical principles, wiring, testing, and measurement while also covering hand skills required in electrical engineering.

  • One year full-time
  • Electrical principles
  • Fundamental electrical systems
  • Electrical testing and measurement
  • Electrical wiring skills
  • Electrical plant safety maintenance
  • Fundamental electronics
  • Circuit element devices
  • Installation of PVC sheathed wiring systems
  • Installation of trunking systems
  • Engineering project
  • The Core Skills of ICT, numeracy and communication will be developed and certificated on this course

One of the following:

  • Three National 4s which must include Maths, English, and a Technology or Science-based subject
  • Certificate: Introduction to Engineering and Technology EAL Level 1

PLUS

  • You may be required to take part in an informal conversation as part of the application process. This group/individual conversation may be an information session, a portfolio discussion, or a skills based exercise
  • National Certificates: Electrical Engineering and Engineering Systems SCQF Level 6
  • Wind Turbine Maintenance (Technical Knowledge) SCQF Level 6
  • National Certificate: Mechanical Engineering SCQF Level 6
  • HNC: Computer Aided Draughting and Design SCQF Level 7
  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Modern Apprenticeships
  • You may be required to take part in an informal conversation as part of the application process. This group/individual conversation may be an information session, a portfolio discussion, or a skills based exercise