This two year course is designed for those keen to develop a career in engineering. There are different pathways available within the framework such as engineering manufacture, operations and maintenance, electronics, welding and fabrication.
Areas of study include:
- Engineering science
- Mechanical and/or electrical principles
- Health and safety
- Communications for technicians
Grade C or above in GCSE in Maths and English and three other subjects one of which should be a science subject.
You will also study essential skills in numeracy, communications and digital literacy. You will attend College for one day per week, the other four days being spent in on-the-job training.
Career as a supervisory technician. At the College you could progress to the HNC/HND in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.