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
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 Code||Start Date||Costs 16-18||Costs 19-23 (with concessions)||Costs 19+ (no concessions)|
* Please note fees are subject to change.
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.
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 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.