Engineering Intermediate Performing Operations at Derby College
The Performing Engineering Operations NVQ 2 in Manufacturing programme involves a number of mandatory units plus additional units and endorsements in computer aided engineering.
- Working Safely in an Engineering Environment
- Developing Yourself and Working with Other People on Engineering Activities
- Using and Communicating Technical Information
Additional Mechanical Units Route:
- Fitting Using Hand Tools
- Machining Engineering Materials
- Fabrication and Welding
- Identifying and Selecting Engineering Materials
You will also develop your skills in Maths and English which will support your main programme of study, help your future progression and enhance your life skills.
Offers of a place on the course are dependent on qualifications (D or above at GCSE level) and practical aptitude following a successful interview and initial assessment. Parents, guardians or carers are welcome to attend the interview but not the initial assessment.
Internal and external assessments will take place. In addition, a portfolio of evidence is collected to demonstrate your competence and knowledge.
You need overalls and boots for workshop activity. Learners may be expected to purchase Academy uniforms (supplied internally).
You can progress to the NVQ Level 3 in your chosen discipline, to an apprenticeship or to other appropriate educational courses such as BTEC (dependent on entry requirements).
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Derby College directly.