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Engineering (Manufacturing/Electronics) Level

2 Diploma

BTEC Level 2 Diploma Manufacturing

This is a vocational (work related) course involving practical and theory based work. You will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. As well as learning about the employment area you are interested in, you will develop the skills you need to start and/or further develop your education and career.

Core units you may study include - Applied Electrical and Mechanical Science for Technicians, Mathematics for Engineering Technicians, Working Practices in Engineering and Using and Interpreting Engineering Information.

Dependant on your chosen path will determine which direction you will go into either the Manufacturing or Electrical side of the engineering course.

Manufacturing:-

Specialist units you may study include - Fabrication Technology, Selecting and Using Engineering Processes, Using CAD Techniques, Welding Processes.

Electronics:-

Specialist units you may study include - Electronic Devices and Communication Applications, Electronic Maintenance Fundamentals, Electronic Circuit Construction and Testing, PC Hardware and Software Installation.

This is also a vocational (work related) course involving mainly practical work and you will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations developing skills you need for future employment.

Core units you may study include - Working Safely in an Engineering Environment, Carrying out Engineering Activities Efficiently and Effectively, Using and Communicating Technical Information

Specialist units you may study depending on the pathway include - Engineering Drawings using a CAD System, Using Computer Software Packages to assist with Engineering Activities, Engineering Project Planning, Fabrication and Welding Applications, Preparing and Using Manual MIG, MAG and Other Continuous Wire Welding Equipment etc.

Under 19 if no English and Maths at grade C or above you will have to sit them along side this course.

Study Programmes for students aged 16-18

At The City of Liverpool College you will undertake a personalised Study Programme, which will help you to achieve your ambitions and career goals.

All of our Study Programmes are designed to help you to develop your skills and widen your college experience.

What you should expect from your Study Programme:

  • A substantial qualification e.g. GCSE, A level or vocational equivalent
  • Meaningful work experience
  • Help to achieve GCSE English and maths at grades A*-C if you do not already have them
  • Practical activities that help your personal development including study skills, enrichment activities, employability training and classes in personal and social skills to get you ready for further education or employment.
  • Support to enable you to progress to the next level of study or employment

English and Maths

English and Maths skills are vital for employment and to secure a place on courses at a higher level, including university.

We have a team of tutors who will work with you to achieve these essential qualifications and enable you to apply these skills in your day to day activities and work.

Since September 2013 any young person who does not achieve their GCSE in English language and mathematics at grade C or above will have to continue their studies at college. Students who have a grade D in either subject must study these subjects at GCSE level.

Study Programmes

Study Programmes for students aged 16-18

At The City of Liverpool College you will undertake a personalised Study Programme, which will help you to achieve your ambitions and career goals.

All of our Study Programmes are designed to help you to develop your skills and widen your college experience.

What you should expect from your Study Programme:

  • A substantial qualification e.g. GCSE, A level or vocational equivalent
  • Meaningful work experience
  • Help to achieve GCSE English and maths at grades A*-C if you do not already have them
  • Practical activities that help your personal development including study skills, enrichment activities, employability training and classes in personal and social skills to get you ready for further education or employment.
  • Support to enable you to progress to the next level of study or employment

English and Maths

English and Maths skills are vital for employment and to secure a place on courses at a higher level, including university.

We have a team of tutors who will work with you to achieve these essential qualifications and enable you to apply these skills in your day to day activities and work.

Since September 2013 any young person who does not achieve their GCSE in English language and mathematics at grade C or above will have to continue their studies at college. Students who have a grade D in either subject must study these subjects at GCSE level.

What the course leads to

Employment opportunities and apprenticeships in various engineering sectors. Progression to Level 3 Diplomas in Engineering (Electrical/Electronic or Mechanical/Manufacturing)

Qualification(s)

Entry Requirements

When the course runs

What's on offer at The City of Liverpool College

What's on offer at The City of Liverpool College

"I am really pleased that I chose to study at The City of Liverpool College, I have progressed in both my training and career. I am now a trainee engineer at Charleston Building Services Ltd."

Chris whittle studying the btec level 3 cbe building services engineering

Course Location

Vauxhall Road
L3 6BN

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Disclaimer

Disclaimer

The College has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of course details given on fact sheets, in the prospectus and on the web site. However, the College reserves the right to make changes to provision and to discontinue courses when necessary. Please note that the College cannot accept any liability for inaccuracies or omissions which arise due to such changes.

Course Bundle Lookup

Course bundles are designed for 16 - 18 year olds only.

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