Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Engineering Technologies
What are the entry requirements?
A Level 2 in Engineering with maths and science GCSEs at grade C or above or grade 4 or above. This programme is ideally suited to students who wish to develop both practical skills and technical knowledge and have an enthusiasm for engineering.
What subjects will I study?
The course consists of five units studied over the year including: engineering environmental health & safety, organisational efficiency & improvement, CAD, fabrication & welding principles, mig welding, producing platework fabrications, producing pipework fabrications, mechanical engineering principles and electrical maintenance.
Every full-time course will include a real experience of work.
Maths and English are an integral part of this course and will be assessed at the relevant levels.
How will I learn?
A combination of workshop style, hands on and taught classroom sessions using industry standard equipment & lab facilities.
How will I be assessed?
You will be required to complete training tasks, practical competence tests, a portfolio of work, internal & external exams. These tasks will be internally set and marked with external moderation.
What opportunities will this lead to?
Progression to a Furness College Level 3 Extended Diploma in Technical Engineering. Progression is based on aptitude and a successful interview. Students can be employed in the industry in jobs such as CAD operators, draughting or craft and technical engineering roles.
How long is the course?
Full-time over one year. Approximately 2.5 days per week.
Are there any additional costs?
You will need boots, overalls, and stationery equipment.
Can I get more information?
For more information please contact us:
T: 01229 825017
Simply submit your enquiry to us & we will email or call you back