Engineering - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3)

This Apprenticeship gives you the training and skills required for working in the engineering industry or for progressing to further study.



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10146

Campus: Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn

Study Type: Full-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Full-Time
Bangor
29/08/2022
Full-Time
Bangor
05/09/2022

Course Overview

This course aims to develop the practical skills and knowledge which are essential for working in the engineering industry.  Successful completion will lead to the award of a City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Engineering – Fabrication and Welding (SERC Professional Skills Centre) OR a Pearson BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Lisburn & Bangor) AND an ETA Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Engineering.

Course Modules

BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering

Subjects studied may include:

  • Health and Safety in the Engineering Workplace
  • Communication for Engineering Technicians
  • Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
  • Engineering Secondary & Finishing Techniques
  • Electro, Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems & Devices
  • Computer Aided Drafting in Engineering
  • Engineering Secondary and Finishing Techniques
  • Fabrication Processes & Technology
  • Selecting & Using Programmable Controllers
  • Applications of Computer Numerical Control in Engineering
  • Electronic Measurement & Testing
  • Mechanical Measurement & Inspection Techniques

 

C&G Level 3 Diploma in Engineering-Fabrication & Welding

  • Engineering Health and Safety
  • Engineering Principles
  • Principles of Fabrication & Welding
  • MIG Welding of Materials 
  • TIG Welding of Materials
  • Plate Work Fabrication of Materials

As a student you will spend one day/week in College and 4 days/week with your employer

Ideal If:

You are employed and wish to pursue a career in either Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering, Engineering Maintenance or Fabrication and Welding Engineering

You'll Learn:

About a range of engineering processes including welding, fabrication and machining

You'll Love:

The industry standard equipment for developing your practical skills and knowledge

You'll Progress:

Successful completion can lead to further study at Level 4 or Level 5

You'll Need:

Student must be employed within the sector and to have successfully completed EITHER the Level 2 Apprenticeship in Engineering or Fabrication and Welding OR the Level 2 Skills for Work in Engineering or Fabrication and Welding

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

Related Courses

Ulster University Foundation Degree in Mechatronic Engineering

Mechatronic Engineering unites the principles of mechanics, electronics and computing. It combines mechanical engineering problem-solving and design skills with the expertise of digital electronics and computer systems to produce advanced products and systems through automation and the use of robotics. The teaching team consists of staff who are highly qualified with valuable industrial experience. Our staff are regularly trained to keep up to date with the changing needs of industry.

Pearson BTEC HNC in Engineering (General)

The course aims to provide opportunities for engineers or technicians to study a wide and diverse range of subjects on route to achieving a Level 4, nationally recognised, vocationally specific qualification.

Higher Level Apprenticeship in Mechatronics

Mechatronic Engineering unites the principles of mechanics, electronics and computing. It combines mechanical engineering problem-solving and design skills with expertise in digital electronics and computing systems to produce advanced products and systems through automation and the use of robotics. During this course you will complete the Ulster University Foundation Degree in Mechatronic Engineering. The teaching team consists of staff who are highly qualified with valuable industrial experience. Our staff are regularly trained to keep up to date with the changing needs of industry.

Level 3 National Diploma Engineering - Advanced Manufacturing

This 2-year course is the equivalent to 2 A levels. This course incorporates current technical knowledge with industry recognised practical training

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Full-Time
Bangor
29/08/2022
Full-Time
Bangor
05/09/2022

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Further Education

Further Education

If you have just completed your GCSEs, Further Education is most likely the option for you. FE covers qualifications from entry to higher level qualifications such as Awards, Certificates, Diplomas, NVQ, BTEC and Apprenticeships.

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Available Sessions

The following sessions are available to apply for:

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Bangor

29/08/2022

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Engineering - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3)
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Bangor

05/09/2022

14

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