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Engineering Level 2

Course code: FFAU200P

Subject area: Engineering

Study level: School Leaver

Course level: 2

Course details

Course time:

9:00am - 5:00pm

Days of week:

Monday to Friday

Course date:

9th Sep 2024 - 4th Jul 2025

Course location:

Abingdon Campus

Contact details


01235 555 585

"Take your first steps towards a career in the Engineering Industry with a Level 2 Engineering course. Engineering has a hand in designing nearly everything you come into contact with within your daily lives such as homes, cars, computers, mobile phones and game consoles. This course will allow you to develop an understanding of engineering disciplines and prepare you for working in this exciting industry. You will spend time in both the classroom, learning basic principles and theory, and in the engineering workshop, where you will learn a range of practical engineering processes and skills"

The course will prepare the learner to be able to aware of and abide by the safe working practices within an engineering environment, paired with the practical skills of hand fitting techniques, use of a centre lathe (turning) and using a vertical milling machine.

Course units
"Units you will cover include 201- Working in Engineering 202 - Principals of Engineering Technology 203 - Principals of Manufacturing Technology 204 - Machine Components Using Milling Techniques 205 - Machine Components using Turning Techniques 206 - Using bench Fitting Techniques 224 - Constructing, Testing and Fault Finding Electrical Circuits "

What next?
You have different options. You can progress to the T Level in Engineering or go into an Apprenticeship or study an alternative level 3 qualification within Further Education.

Entry criteria
4 GCSES at grade 3 or above including English and at least grade 4 in Maths. Students with lower than grade 5 in maths will be required to study maths GCSE and achieve a grade 5 in order to progress to the T Level.
Fee information
"There are bursaries available to help you with other course cost, call 01235 216 298 for more information.The 19+ full fee button displays the full fee that may apply, the rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. Also see the Course Fees & Finance page by searching Fees and bursaries link at the top of the screen."

As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

Course fees

19+ Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

19+ Reduced Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

Qualifications received
City and Guilds L2 in Engineering

Learning & method assessment
A variety of assessment methods are used including observation of practical workshop tasks, practical task write ups which detail how the task was performed, written theory knowledge papers and online exams. These will challenge your understanding of the content and concepts of engineering. If required you will also study GSCE English and/or maths to support your entry to employment, apprenticeship or further studies.

User skills
"As well as the technical and practical skills you will gain a range of transferable skills including written and oral communication, team working, self-management, time management, leadership, self-confidence and self-directed learning. You will gain the knowledge, skills and behaviours that you need to gain employment or to progress you onto your next level of study ."