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Level 1 in Engineering Ops

  1. CampusMedway
  2. Course Length1 Year
  3. Type of CourseFull Time
  4. Week Commencing06-09-2021
  5. Annual Fee£1740

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The Details

Equip yourself with the tools for success by enrolling on this introductory course in engineering.

At level 1 you will learn basic skills in a wide variety of areas including welding, bench fitting, hand tools, effective communication, and health and safety within the engineering sector.

You will also study towards the Certificate in Engineering in addition to the PEO programme.

Other Important Info

  • This is a mostly hands-on course with practical sessions taking place in our fully-equipped workshops, but there will also be some classroom-based theory lessons
  • Assessments will consist of practical observations and written log books, video and photographic evidence, and professional discussions
  • This is a study programme which includes English, maths and work experience in addition to your main programme

    Future Prospects

    Successful completion of the course could lead to the related PEO level 2 programme or the level 2 Diploma in Electronic/Electrical Engineering. Some students are also taken on by employers as engineering apprentices.

    Entry Requirements

    Four GCSEs at grade F or above including English or maths at grade 2 or above.

    Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training. In the 2016 National Student survey, our higher-education students gave the College a student satisfaction score of 91%, ranking us 27th out of the 375 institutions that took part.
  • Our career advisers booked 1040 careers interviews in 2017-2018! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

    • What our students say...

      Alex Camp

      I chose MidKent College because it was one of the main colleges that I thought was best equipped for the programme. In the future I want to have my own company that specialises in prosthetics and cybernetics; this requires electronics which is also one of the reasons I chose this College. Also, I love the welding aspect and the other bit and ...