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|Mode of study||Vocational Full Time|
|Campus||London Road Campus|
|Start date||2 September 2019|
|Course code||FLR3EDG (1920)|
For students that have completed a Level 2 City & Guilds qualification or candidates that have suitable working skills and knowledge.
This qualification can help you to progress in a wide range of engineering roles including: Engineering operative; Engineering maintenance technician; Mechanical engineering technician; Sheet metal worker; Welder.
You can also progress onto any of the following courses:
A Level 2 Diploma in Fabrication and Welding and a minimum of four GCSEs including Maths.
A combination of Theory and practical units which are each assessed. Typical topics include: Working in engineering & Health & Safety; Principles of engineering technology; Principles of fabrication and welding technology; Welding by Manual Metal Arc process; Welding by MIG process; Welding by TIG process; Welding by Oxy-Acetylene process and Fabricating sheet metalwork.
Typical topics include: Engineering health and safety; Engineering principles; Principles of Fabrication and Welding Technology;Manual Metal Arc Welding(MMA) Metal Inert Gas Welding (MIG) Tnungsten Inert Gas Welding (TIG) Sheet Metalwork Fabrication.
Your work will be continuously assessed throughout the course and by end year exams. The continuously assessed work is based on set assignments, practical and written evidence that you will be asked to complete with set deadlines.
Fees are dependent upon age: 16-18 Full-time students normally it is free of charge. Students will be expected to provide their own overalls/clothing for workshop, safety shoes.
As a college Engineering student you will be expected to wear an Engineering uniform. There may be opportunities to visit Engineering facilities and trade shows. Some course work will be set around these visits and activities.
You can apply online via the APPLY NOW button. You can also apply for a second, alternative programme of study on the application page. If after reading this factsheet, you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Open Evenings, ring Admissions on 01743 342346 or email: email@example.com
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