(Full Time - 1 year)
This course is for 16-18-year-old students with an interest in engineering, welding, sheet metal work or hand fitting skills.
This programme covers the fundamental skills and knowledge common to all engineering practices, and on practical skills, where learners will gain experience and understanding of Engineering drawing and the Engineering Design Process.
Work experience to be undertaken - 35 hours
Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.
Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.
You will be assessed by a multiple-choice online exam.
For other units learners will produce practical test pieces which will be assessed by the lecturer. There will also be a short paper-based exam for each unit.
Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners can progress to Level 2 EngineeringCareers page
If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.Fees, finance and funding page
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