Engineering BTEC Diploma Level 2 at The Manchester College
If you’d like a general introduction to the field of engineering and want to learn more about what roles in the industry might be like, then a BTEC First Level 2 Diploma in Engineering is the perfect place to start. You’ll start with an introductory topic that explores the engineered world, and then complete an additional ten units during the course, with each covering a different topic area. Some of the units you’ll study will focus on health and safety, engineering materials, and mathematics for engineering. You can then choose other units to study from a range of options once you start the course. The course is designed to give you a good, solid understanding of the engineering discipline alongside the skills and knowledge you’ll need to progress onto further, more in-depth study, or employment in the industry.
To enrol on this course, you’ll need to have at least five GCSEs at grade D or above, including Maths, English and a Science.
Throughout the course, you’ll complete a number of different practical assignments and coursework as part of your assessment. You will also complete an externally set exam.
All full-time courses are free to 16-18 year olds who meet funding regulations. For further details please call the Course Enquiry Team on 03333 222 444.
Once you have completed this Level 2 BTEC First Diploma in Engineering, you’ll have a good understanding of the industry to help you decide on your next steps. To expand your knowledge and skills, you could progress onto a Level 3 BTEC, and then a HNC or Foundation Degree in Engineering. In the engineering industry, you’ll find a huge choice of roles that you could train towards. Link to Careers or Link to Careers 2) You could work in manufacturing or in hospitals. You could be engineering a lift or an entry system. Or you could specialise in electric equipment repair! You’ll get lots of careers advice to help you find the path for you.
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.