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Mechanical Engineering Diploma (Level 1) at Kingston Upon Hull City Council

Course description

You’d be surprised at just how much of today’s most exciting and innovative technology comes from people who have completed a manufacturing or engineering Apprenticeship! This programme has been designed to meet the needs of the engineering sector and provides learners with the skills and knowledge required to meet British standards in engineering and manufacturing qualifications and training.

Course content

This programme will develop your engineering skills, knowledge and practical experience by working with machine tools, centre lathes and milling machines. You will develop hand fitting skills by producing a number of practical components, understand engineering materials and technical drawings and be able to communicate technical information effectively.

The course will cover both the theoretical and practical aspects of mechanical work in our purpose fitted workshop with dedicated resources.

Units you will study include: Electrical Safety, Maintenance, Communication, Installation, Testing Domestic Installations.

As part of these units you will be taught how to use a range of hand tools and testing equipment.

You will learn:

  • Electrical, Mechanical and fabrication applications
  • Health and Safety
  • Routine servicing of equipment and systems
  • Wiring electrical circuits
  • Fitting techniques and using hand tools
  • Engineering principles

You will also gain a Certificate in Engineering Technology and Multi-skilled Applications.

The programme will include mandatory requirements of an Apprenticeship framework; an NVQ, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills in English, maths and ICT


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kingston Upon Hull City Council directly.

Last updated date: 01 September 2015
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