The course aims to develop the practical skills and knowledge essential to work within the engineering industry. The course will enable you to qualify for an EAL Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Technology and a ETA NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations.
Modules may include:
Engineering Environment Awareness
Preparing and Using Lathes for Turning Operations
Preparing and Using Milling Machines
Preparing and Using Manual MIG, MAG or Other Continuous Wire Welding Equipment
Producing Mechanical Engineering Drawing Using a CAD system
You will also study Essential Skills to Level 2 in Numeracy, Literacy and ICT unless exempt through GCSE grades C in English, Maths and ICT.
As a student you will spend one day in the College and four days with your employer.