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Level 1 in Engineering Ops

89M131/AP-2223
  1. CampusMedway
  2. Course Length1 Year
  3. Type of CourseFull Time
  4. Week Commencing05-09-2022
  5. Annual Fee£471

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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

    A minimum of four GCSEs at grade 2/F or above, including English or maths.

    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.
  • Our career advisers booked 1105 careers interviews in 2020-2021! 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...

      John Hooper

      I chose MidKent College as it is local to me. I am currently a tool maker at Rydal Precision Tools in Swanley. The course is something I approached my employers with and they were happy to put me forward for it. I am hopefully being put forward for management in the future so this is a great head start. So far I have found the course to be ...