Level 2 Diploma Engineering Technologies

Start date(s):
31 Aug 2020
1 year
Level 2
Course Code:
Study Mode:
Full Time
Attendance Type:
Attendance Pattern:
Awarded by:
EAL (Excellence, Achievement and Learning)
Framwellgate Moor Campus
Course costs:
16-18 - Free (UK & EEA)
19+ - £450, your course may be free
(previous year's fees)


This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career within the engineering industry.


This course will provide you with the knowledge and understanding of a broad range of engineering compentencies.

The qualification covers the intermediate knowledge, understanding and skills that are required by someone working in the engineering industry. It takes a hands-on approach to training.


You will study different units for fabrication and welding and mechanical engineering.

Mandatory for both:
  • Engineering Environment Awareness
  • Engineering Techniques
  • Engineering Principles.

  • Fabrication & Welding Principles
  • Manual Welding Techniques
  • Plate Work Operations.

  • Sheet Metal Operations
  • Fitting & Assembly Techniques
  • Turning & Milling Machining Techniques.


Day and time of study will be confirmed before the start of your course.

Teaching & assessment

You will complete three core mandatory units, with an on-screen multiple-choice examination.

There are three optional units, comprising centre marked practical/theory assessments.

What else?

You could pursue a career as a Mechanical Fitter, Maintenance Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Electronics Engineer, Sheet Metal Worker, CNC operator or Welder.


Please note these prices are for the current academic year and may be subject to change for our courses starting in future years.

Interview Instructions

You will be invited to attend an interview in college.

Entry Criteria

You must hold a minimum of grade 3 in maths and English.

You will be required to demonstrate that you have the minimum level of literacy and numeracy.