Jobs in engineering are globally in demand. Engineers create, test, and build, incorporating innovation, logic and purpose into their work. From the humble beginnings of the wheel and the lever, right up to aircrafts and dams, engineering has shaped the world we live in and continues to do so. Engineers have the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of people and society, bringing responsibility and reward to those who can innovate, create and succeed in the profession.
What will I do?
Benefit from a range of local and international trip opportunities, extensive work experience and excellent facilities within our Innovation & Technology Centre. From personal study skills, to getting to grips with equipment and different software, you will get used to working within workshops and IT suites. Supported by experienced and dedicated tutors, you will take on a variety of projects which will enable you to develop a wide range of skills. Health & safety will be at the forefront of everything you do, as equipment you’ll be working with is industry standard.
This course will prepare you to take the next step up to study Engineering Advanced or specialise in Aeronautical Engineering.
Is it for me?
Want a career in one of the most in-demand and innovative industries available today? Working in engineering means that every day is different, and there’s always room to develop and learn something new. This is no ordinary 9-5 industry, and you must be dedicated to continually growing your skillset. You should be a natural problem solver and logical thinker, always thinking of new ways to look at problems.
Future Careers Opportunities
Level 1: 4 GCSEs at grade 2/E or above.
Level 2: 4 GCSEs at grade 4/C or above including English or Maths with the other at grade 3/D.