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Engineering Maintenance and Installation (Mechanical Maintenance) City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma at Appleby Grammar School

Course description

Learners acquire engineering skills through practical workshop tasks. Teaching is carried out in our purpose equipped workshops. This qualification provides an ideal platform for progression to Level 3 study. Students will ideally secure a one day per week work placement, which they organise themselves. Students complete a portfolio of evidence using a range of methods and acquire theoretical knowledge around engineering practices.

Course content

  • Unit 1 Complying with Statutory Regulations and Organisational Safety Requirements.
  • Unit 2 Using and Interpreting Engineering Data and Documentation.
  • Unit 3 Working Efficiently and Effectively in Engineering.
  • Unit 4 Handing Over and Confirming Completion of Maintenance or Installation Activities.
  • Unit 5 Carrying out Fault Location on Mechanical Equipment.
  • Unit 6 Carrying out Maintenance Activities on Mechanical equipment.
  • Unit 7 Restoring Mechanical Components to Usable Condition by Repair. 
  • Unit 8 Carrying out Scheduled Maintenance Activities on Mechanical Equipment.

Entry requirements

Four GCSE’s at Grade A*-C including Maths and English.

Future opportunities

This qualification can lead to further associated studies in a variety of engineering related courses or employment in an engineering environment. Students who display an aptitude may be able to progress to a Level 3 NVQ. N.B. The City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Engineering (2850) attracts 32 UCAS tariff points and therefore is suitable for those students wishing to apply to higher educational providers as well as those looking to enter employment or apprenticeship routes.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Appleby Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 29 March 2017
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