Start Date:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
28/07/20202Delivered On Emp PremisesAshington Main CampusFull-time Vocational

What’s it all about?

This course is for those who wish to follow a career in mechanical/manufacturing engineering and electrical/electronic engineering.

You will learn how to use engineering manuals and workshop diagrams and learn how to use different engineering machinery and equipment, basic electronics and welding. Ideal if you are considering a career in mechanical/manufacturing or electrical/electronic engineering.

You should have four GCSEs at Grade 3 or above including English, Maths and Science or a relevant Level 1 qualification.

Study levelCost
19+please enquire

Your progress will be assessed at regular intervals for each subject using classroom and workshop based assignments. They will need to be completed within a specified amount of time then handed in by a deadline date. There are two examinations for this co

English and maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE maths and/or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

This course is for those who want to pursue a career in mechanical/manufacturing engineering and electrical/electronic engineering.

The course consists of five mandatory and two optional units (seven units in total). All of the units have been selected by the engineering team in consultation with the local employers to determine local needs.


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