Access to Engineering

Learn the basics of engineering in our 8-week introductory course

Our 8-week Access to Engineering course includes Nat 4 & 5 qualifications, providing you with a grounding in the skills required to work in the wider energy industries.

As well as gaining practical skills, you’ll learn about health and safety and complete bridging maths training required to progress in the industry.

Delivered alongside UHI North, West & Hebrides College at Nigg Skills Academy, this course is the perfect stepping stone to our 16-week Welding & Fabrication course, which in turn can lead to apprenticeships and beyond.

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Course Dates

  • January

  • May

  • September

You Will Learn…

  • Practical skills in:
    • Electrical

    • Fabrication

    • Electronics

    • Maintenance

    • Design

    • Manufacture

  • Bridging maths

  • Health and safety

  • Behaviour in the workplace

All PPE and relevant equipment will be provided for you.

Entry Requirements

  • Access to a laptop or home computer