Level 1 Engineering Foundation Programme (Fabrication, Welding, Pipework and Mechanical) | Furness College
Level 1 Engineering Foundation Programme (Fabrication, Welding, Pipework and Mechanical)

Level 1 Engineering Foundation Programme (Fabrication, Welding, Pipework and Mechanical)

Course Content

How long is the course?

Full-time over one year. Approximately 3 days a week.

How will I learn?

A combination of workshop style, hands on and taught classroom sessions.

What subjects will I study?

The Programme is made up of the EAL Level 1 Certificate in Engineering Technology and practical workshop experience. The course will raise awareness of the vast range of opportunities in the engineering and manufacturing sector. 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 be assessed?

Through projects and assessments.

Are there any additional costs?

You will need overalls, boots, stationery and drawing equipment.

Entry Requirements

What are the entry requirements?

This multi-disciplinary course is designed as a first step for learners seeking a career in the engineering sector which includes; electrical, fabrication, welding, pipework and mechanical engineering. A - G grades or grades 2/3 minimum are required in maths, English and science. Applicants will be expected to attend a pre-entry assessment and interview.

Can I get more information?

For more information please contact us: T: 01229 825017 E: info@furness.ac.uk www.furness.ac.uk


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