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Air Defence Engineering Career College Level 2 at Lincoln College

Course description

The Air & Defence Career College is a new concept in education offering real industry job opportunities and input by guest speakers, site visits and projects to start your career in the aerospace sector. The Air & Defence programme is designed around a full week at college, to include enrichment activities to include visits to RAF bases and timetabled periods of fitness in preparation for a role in the defence industry. The programme has been developed for those who are intending to follow a career in mechanical aerospace engineering.
The units that you will study include: Health and Safety; Working Efficiently and Effectively; Engineering Technology; Communication in an Engineering Environment; Engineering Calculations; Planning Engineering Activity and Bench Fitting and The Use of Milling Machines and Lathes. Successful completion of all elements of the Air & Defence course and meeting the current recruitment criteria of the RAF will facilitate fast-tracking into the Royal Air Force.

Entry requirements

You will need 3 GCSE’s in Mathematics, English Language and Science(minimum Grade C). Any other qualification or experience will need to be discussed with the Tutor. You will also be required to pass a trade test as-well as a literacy and numeracy test.
You will also be required to attend an interview and provide a reference (from an employer or recent school/college report).


Assessment is a combination of practical tests and written examinations.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lincoln College directly.

Last updated date: 13 January 2017

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