Level 1 Certificate in Performing Engineering Operations
What are the Course Details?
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This course is the perfect option for any student wishing to take their very first steps into engineering. Throughout the course you will be introduced to basic mechanical and electrical engineering skills. You will learn and undertake basic engineering tasks such as how to wire and test electrical equipment and circuits. You will also learn fitting techniques, how to use hand tools, how to operate and use specialist equipment such as lathes for turning operations.
*Please note there are additional qualifications available, this will be discussed with you at interview.
Is the Course for Me?
What are the Entry Requirements?
If you haven’t already achieved a GCSE grade 4 or grade C in English or maths, then you will study either GCSE or functional skills English or maths alongside your other qualifications.
What will I Learn?
- Wiring and testing electrical equipment and circuits
- Using lathes for turning operations
- Producing electrical components using hand fitting techniques
- Making components using hand tools and fitting techniques
- Employability skills
Students can study a range of GCSEs or AS Levels alongside their main vocational qualification.
How will I Learn?
How will I be Assessed?
Are there any Trips or Visits?
Is there any Work Experience?
What can I Progress to?
What Equipment is Required?
Equal Opportunities for All
The College is committed to reducing and eliminating all forms of disadvantage and discrimination by legislation and positive action.
The progression towards equality will ensure that no group receives less favourable treatment, thereby enabling all learners, regardless of race, religious belief, gender, sexuality, gender reassignment, pregnancy/maternity, age and disability to have equal access to the provision of goods, services, education, training, facilities and premises.
The College will develop relevant procedures to eliminate all forms of direct, indirect and combined discrimination relating to the equality strands (the ‘protected characteristics’ as defined within the tenets of the Equality Act 2010).
NB: Detailed content of this course could change as a result of Awarding Body updates.