As well as learning vocational skills that will help you progress in the marine industry. The Level 2 will provide you with essential skills in engineering materials, Health and Safety, electrical and mechanical science and the all-important engineering mathematics.
Progression leads to Apprenticeship opportunities.

 

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

Student who have completed this course have gone on to study at Level 3 and apprenticeship programs

What jobs can I get? 

Trainee Marine Engineer or Apprentice

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

You will require a minimum of 4 GCSEs at grades A*-D (9-3) including English and maths. Alternatively successful completion of a relevant Level 1 qualification and have achieved a Level 1 Functional Skill in English and maths.

What about work experience? 

Work experience is a fundamental part of the study program and the college will assist you in finding meaning full work experience

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
TDN2FX002H 06/09/2022 TBC TBC TBC

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Costs 

For those who are 19+ the course fees are £1650

Associated Costs 

Must have items: Safety boots and overalls, scientific calculator and basic drawing equipment (pencil, ruler, protractor, compass) and text book BTEC first engineering.


£100 materials fee payable on enrolment

Course content

Course Content 

To ensure you are building skills that are valued by employers a portion of your weekly timetable is dedicated to marine engineering and electrical training. 

• Workshop Health and Safety
• Hand fitting (component production) employer desired skills
• Engine components and engine strip down and rebuild
• Engine servicing and maintenance, inboard and outboard engines
• Marine Propulsion systems
• Marine Electrical Systems DC and AC
• Composites materials

More info

Start Day/Time 

September- Hours of attendance and start date will be confirmed at interview or enrolment.

Duration 

35 Weeks

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

City & Guilds

Awarding Body 

City & Guilds

Curriculum Area 

Engineering and Construction - Motor Vehicle, Marine, Composites

More about the course 

You will need to provide suitable overalls and safety boots which must always be worn at all times in the workshops, you will need to bring pens and an A4 notebook to keep a record of your learning.

Students will be expected to complete an additional four hours minimum of self-study each week.

There is a £100 materials fee to be paid at enrolment.

Duration 

35 Weeks

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

City & Guilds

Awarding Body 

City & Guilds