Y2/SV General Engineering Science I & II

A 10 day course certificated by 2 examinations, covering:

General Engineering Science I


  • arithmetic
  • algebra
  • trigonometry
  • geometry
  • mensuration

Applied Mechanics

  • units
  • kinematics
  • dynamics
  • statics
  • friction
  • machines
  • strength of materials
  • fluids at rest
  • transverse stability

General Engineering Science II

Applied Heat

  • heat energy
  • gas laws
  • combustion
  • refrigeration


  • nature of electricity
  • electric currents
  • electric circuits
  • resistance
  • secondary cells
  • magnetic fields
  • electromagnetic induction
  • measuring instruments and measurements


Due to the large amount of material to be learnt, candidates must have a good working knowledge of the fundamentals of Maths & Physics. A substantial amount of pre-course study is required, and candidates are advised to spend at least 6 weeks working on the course material supplied when enrolling onto the course. 

Current Course Fee: £2,310.00 – includes lunch and morning/afternoon refreshments. 

AUTUMN SALE! ‘Covid Price Cut’ Course fee now £2,100.00 for courses running between 1/9/21 and 31/12/21

+ current SQA exam fee: £200.00 per subject

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