This course is for learners wanting to progress to employment in mechanical engineering, such as mechanical maintenance technician.
Learners gain relevant skills and knowledge from studying a range of units. You will be assessed internally through assignments and tasks and externally by examination.
Modules include engineering principles, safety in engineering, engineering product design and manufacture, quality in engineering, maintenance of mechanical systems, CAD and fluid mechanics.
You will also undertake practical workshop skills in year 2 preparing you for industrial practices including bench fitting, working at height, permit to work procedures and confined space training.