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Engineering - Skills for Work (Level 2)

This Apprenticeship will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and competence to gain employment within the engineering industry.

Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn, SERC Professional Skills Centre
34 to 48 Weeks
Level 2
Full-Time Study

Campus: Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn, SERC Professional Skills Centre

Course Code: 71490

Duration: 11 to 48 Weeks

Level: 2

Type: Full-Time

Course Overview

The course will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge essential to work within the engineering industry. The course will enable you to qualify for a Level 2 EAL Diploma in Engineering Technology.


Modules may include:

  • Engineering Environment Awareness

  • Engineering Techniques

  • Engineering Principles

  • Turning and Milling Machines Techniques and Technology

  • Producing Components from Sheet Metal

  • Manual Welding Techniques


You will also study Essential Skills to Level 1 in Numeracy, Literacy and ICT unless exempt through GCSE grades C in English, Maths and ICT.

Placements are an integral part of this programme where you will gain valuable work experience.

As a student you will spend a minimum of 12 hours a week in the College and this is subject to trainees having a work placement.


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Available Sessions
Title Campus Type Start Spaces Fee
Engineering - Skills for Work (Level 2) - Year 1
71490 / BRF1A





Engineering - Skills for Work (Level 2) - Year 1
71490 / DPF1A





Engineering - Skills for Work (Level 2) - Year 1
71490 / LNF1A





Engineering - Skills for Work (Level 2) - Year 1 (Fabrication and Welding)
71490 / SCF1A

SERC Professional Skills Centre




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Ideal If:
You are under 18, unemployed and want to develop your skills to pursue a career in Fabrication and Welding Engineering
You'll Learn:
About fabrication and welding technology, how to weld using MIG and TIG processes and how to fabricate sheet metal and thick plate.
You'll Love:
The industry standard machinery giving you practical experience.
You'll Progress:
Into employment and a Level 3 Apprenticeship in Fabrication and Welding Engineering.
You'll Need:
5 GCSEs including at least Grade F in English and Maths. However to help you succeed on the course it is preferable if you have aminimum of Grade D in Maths and English.
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.

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