NC (SCQF Level 5)


  • Engineering

Why take this course?

The primary focus of this course is to provide candidates with a range of practical engineering skills and theoretical knowledge relevant to the National Certificate in Mechanical Maintenance Engineering. As such, this award is suitable for those those who wish to become a skilled crafts persons/trades person.

The course is both workshop and classroom based, and is at Intermediate 2 level – equivalent to SCQF Level 5.

What you will experience

You will cover a range of key topics, including:

  • Communications Core Skills Unit
  • Mathematics: Craft 1
  • Engineering: Using Information Technology
  • Engineering Dimensional Control
  • Engineering Materials
  • Engineering Material Removal Principles
  • Engineering Manufacturing Processes
  • Graphical Engineering Communication
  • Maintenance Safety
  • Plant Installation