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?
This comprehensive programme is recognised by industry as the first step towards a career in engineering. Students will be equipped with a breadth of knowledge and practical competence covering all aspects of engineering, such as mechanical, pipework, electrical, fabrication and welding.
The programme is made up of EAL Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations, which includes practical tasks, technical knowledge and a portfolio of evidence.
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.
What are the entry requirements?
Four GCSEs at grades A - C, grades 4/5 or above (including maths and science) or other equivalent qualifications. 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
What opportunities will this lead to?
Employment as a craftsperson in the industry, an Apprenticeship or Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Engineering Craft or 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 technical and craft engineering roles.