- Course Code: TEI254
- Duration: 1 year
- Validated by: EDEXCEL
- Study Mode: Part time
The Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering Apprenticeship offers a combination of qualifications that will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to work as an Engineer in a variety of industry sectors. You will be working in a manufacturing environment where your duties could encompass many areas of Engineering such as milling, grinding, marking out, working from designs and selecting and using secondary machining techniques to remove material.
- What will I study?
- Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering
- Level 2 Pearson BTEC Extended Certificate in Engineering (Specialist Manufacturing Engineering)
- Working Safely and Effectively in Engineering
- Using and interpreting engineering data and documentation
- Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
- Part programming CNC machines
- Engineering measuring and marking out
- Select and use Secondary Machining Techniques to Remove Material
Functional skills in Maths, English and ICT (as required)
- Entry Requirements
There are no specific entry requirements to study an Apprenticeship at Blackburn College. You will have an initial assessment when you come in for an interview, and this will show the level of English and maths qualifications, known as functional skills, that you will study alongside your apprenticeship.
Blackburn College will work with applicants to help find a suitable employer where possible. However we always advise anyone looking to undertake an apprenticeship to be actively seeking employment for themselves too.
- How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed in one or more of the following ways:
- Course work
- Oral Questioning
- Portfolio of Evidence
- Practical Demonstration /Assignment
- Practical Examination
- Written Examination
- What can I do next?
The Level 2 Apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to progress on to an Advanced Apprenticeship to upgrade your competence and knowledge to fully skilled status. The Advanced Level offers a choice of 14 occupational sub sectors such as aerospace, automotive, marine and electrical/electronic etc. Most Apprentices aspire to a combination of internal promotion within their companies to team leader or supervisor level. Once you have completed the Apprenticeship as a qualified Engineer you will be equipped with the necessary skills and qualifications required for working within the industry.
- Your Study Programme