Level 1 Performing Engineering Operations

Level 1 Performing Engineering Operations

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  • Course Overview
  • Entry Requirements
  • Course Fees

This level is ideal for school leavers considering a career in engineering and will provide a basic understanding of engineering principles.

To earn this qualification, you must complete a range of mandatory and optional units, including:

  • Carrying out basic fitting techniques
  • Carrying out mechanical assembly
  • Producing engineering drawings.
  • Milling
  • Turning

On completion of this course you can progress to:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Manufacturing Technology.

These qualifications can help you to progress in a wide range of engineering roles including:

  • Engineering operative
  • Engineering maintenance technician
  • Foundry moulder/core maker
  • Mechanical engineering technician
  • Sheet metal worker
  • Toolmaker/machine setter
  • Welder

This level is ideal for school leavers considering a career in engineering and will provide a basic understanding of engineering principles.

To earn this qualification, you must complete a range of mandatory and optional units, including:

  • Carrying out basic fitting techniques
  • Carrying out mechanical assembly
  • Producing engineering drawings.
  • Milling
  • Turning

On completion of this course you can progress to:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Manufacturing Technology.

These qualifications can help you to progress in a wide range of engineering roles including:

  • Engineering operative
  • Engineering maintenance technician
  • Foundry moulder/core maker
  • Mechanical engineering technician
  • Sheet metal worker
  • Toolmaker/machine setter
  • Welder

 

2 GCSEs at Grade 2 (E in the old grading structure) or above, or a relevant entry level qualification.

English and maths at Entry 3 or above

Course may be free for 16-18yrs; for 19-23yrs, course is free if you have not achieved a full Level 2 qualification.

For all other students fees apply:
1st year course fee £471; Exam Fee £66.

Loans & assistance are available from Student Services.

Course Summary

Length of study:
1 year

Starting:
September

Term dates

Study campus:
City

Study option(s):
Full time

Course level:
Level 1

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Fees and funding

If you are aged 16-18 and applying for a full-time programme, then you will not have to pay for your course. If you are aged 19+ then there may be a fee for your course.

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