Engineering Level 2

Start Date
Course Course
Olive Grove Campus

About this Course

This course will help develop your Engineering skills to keep up with rapidly developing technologies. It will give you the knowledge and skills you will need to meet the needs of modern engineering industries.

Key Units

Key Units

  • Engineering World
  • Investigate an Engineered Product
  • Introduction to Communications for Engineers
  • Health & Safety
  • Materials
  • Interpreting & Using Engineering Data
  • Maths
  • Machining Techniques
  • Engineering Design
  • CNC
  • Production Planning
  • Marking Out

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs grades A* - D / grade 3 or above (or acceptable alternatives), must include English Language, Maths and Science. 


The Level 2 Diploma consists of 12 units.

Assessment is a mixture of external and internal assessment:
  • 2 units are externally assessed with students sitting one hour exams
  • The remaining units are marked internally via set assignment work

Future Opportunities

Apprenticeship, degree level qualification, or employment in industry. 

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Will this course suit me?
This course would suit students who are looking for a career in product design, aerospace, manufacturing, electronics, electrical engineering, or the automotive industry as a project leader or designer.

Extra Costs

You will be required to own PPE for the course (boots & overalls).

Students in financial hardship may be eligible to apply to the Learner Support Fund for support with course related costs.

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