This course is a L1 certificate, it extends learners knowledge of different elements related to the Engineering industry and provides the skills that any aspiring engineer requires. It allows the candidate to progress at their own pace and is designed for all ages, those wishing to pursue a career or an apprenticeship in Engineering industry.

This course is a 1 year full time course which you will need to attend 3 days a week for 35 weeks.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

Progression at The College to a Level 2 Engineering qualification or apprenticeship training.

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

You will need to achieve GCSEs grades D-G including English and maths grades 3-1. Alternatively successful completion of a Foundation Entry Level 3 qualification and have achieved an Entry Level 3 Functional Skill in English and maths.

What about work experience? 

All students are expected to complete a period of work experience, your tutor will assist with this.

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
TDN1FQ001H 06/09/2021 £100.00 £100.00 £1750.00

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Course content

Course Content 

Level 1 Engineering (Progression)

  • Personal Career Planning
  • Team work skills
  • Take part in an Activity
  • Health & Safety in a Practical Environment
  • Planning and making a machined product
  • Engineering Drawings
  • Using a Bench/Pedestal drilling machine
  • Assembling Mechanical Components
  • Job Seeking Skills
  • Developing Practical Skills and Techniques

These units are practical and theory based with a 50/50 split between workshop time and theory lesson. 

.

More info

Start Day/Time 

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

Duration 

35 Weeks

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 1

Qualification Name 

Level 1

Awarding Body 

Ascentis

Curriculum Area 

Engineering and Construction - Engineering and Electronics

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 two 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 1

Qualification Name 

Level 1

Awarding Body 

Ascentis