Overview

Are you passionate about the engineering industry? If you are an excellent problem solver, with an analytical mind and a desire to improve and innovate, there are many opportunities available to you in engineering.

You’ll apply theory to practice and learn the latest design and development technologies. Whilst studying at Middlesbrough College, you’ll train in a wide range of modern workshop facilities and have access to the STEM Training Centre.

Career Choices

There are opportunities to work in mechanical, electrical, electronic, process, instrumentation and control and manufacturing industries. You’ll develop skills that also allow you to work in design, research and development, production and maintenance engineering.

Career Progression Routes

Following completion of an Engineering course, you could become a Technician/Engineer in:

Electrical/Electronic | Instrumentation | Design | Manufacturing | Mechanical | Welding

CAREER COACH

EMPLOYERS

Labman

Hitachi

Elring Klinger

AV Dawson Ltd

British Steel

Why study with us?

  1. Middlesbrough College is the largest provider of City & Guilds engineering courses in the UK
  2. Students can gain additional employability skills such as health and safety, permits to work and risk assessments in our STEM Training Centre
  3. Access modern workshops for a range of industries such as electrical, mechanical, manufacturing and instrumentation
  4. Many of our engineering tutors have many years industry experience in the subjects they now teach
  5. Work experience opportunities organised through college provide a taste of what it's like to work within the engineering sector
Middlesbrough College Success Stories
The college has a great, relaxed atmosphere where you are given the trust to use your initiative which I love.
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Middlesbrough College Success Stories
The course offers plenty of opportunities and covers a great mix of practical and theory which is good for preparing for the next step!

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Middlesbrough College Alumni
Before I started my Access Diploma I was working in a string of dead end jobs but Middlesbrough College changed my life.
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Middlesbrough College Success Stories
I would definitely recommend going down the route of an apprenticeship. I've been able to earn money whilst learning and don't have debt from university!
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Middlesbrough College Alumni Student

The facilities at Middlesbrough College were good and I found the support I received from my lecturers second to none. The Learning Resource Centre in the college is fantastic and there is always someone on hand to offer guidance.

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Josh Bell
I chose to study at Middlesbrough College to expand my knowledge on engineering. I enjoy my course as I learn new things everyday and have made lots of new friends and the facilities at Middlesbrough College are great.
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Ethan Young

I have learnt a lot of new information on my course and my tutors are very supportive. The best thing about Middlesbrough College is that the equipment is up to date. After I have finished my course I intend to progress to university to study a degree in mechanical engineering.

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Rachel Cronin

I feel more than confident to progress to university and start a career in the big world. I’m closer to getting my dream job and I just wish I had done it sooner!

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Robert Herlingshaw

 I’d definitely recommend the access course to those unsure because you might never get the opportunity to do something like this again. If I’d put it off for another year I’d have put it off for life.

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