Certificate in Advanced Manufacturing in Engineering L3

Full Time ยท Engineering

12 September 2022 - 06 July 2023
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays
09:00 - 16:15
If you are aged 16 to 18 this course is free. Otherwise an Advanced Learner Loan is available.
Level 3

Course overview

This course is equivalent to three A-Levels and is designed for students planning to progress to full-time university programmes. It encompasses a range of engineering disciplines including electrical, mechanical, maintenance and computer aided design. Students work together on an engineering project (e.g. last year they helped Durham University Electric Motor Sport build a solar powered vehicle). They will also have opportunities to both work at and visit global blue-chip engineering firms through our notable alumni group.

Course requirements

4 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A*- C) including maths and English or a Level 2 PEO qualification including maths and English at grades 9 to 4 (A*- C).

What will I do?

Compulsory units* include:

  • Health & safety in the engineering workplace
  • Communications for engineering technicians
  • Engineering project
  • Mathematics for engineering technicians
  • Mechanical principles and applications
  • Electrical and electronic principles

* A range of optional units are also offered and can be tailored to suit student groups.

Materials needed

PPE/Tools and equipment within the training centre is provided by SWDT.

Need to know more? Enquire about this course.