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Level 1 Diploma in Engineering

This introductory programme of study at level 1 is designed to help you develop the basic practical skills needed to work in the Engineering industry. You will have the opportunity to gain experience in developing your hand-fitting skills, learn how to assemble engineering materials and demonstrate how to use precision machinery. You will be assessed by completing both written tasks and practical assignments. Upon completion, you could progress into employment as an apprentice, or alternatively continue your studies on a Level 2 course.

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“The project work allows me to build and design my own pieces - I really enjoy the practical tasks. Everyone is really friendly and the staff are very supportive. It’s a really great course, I’ve gained valuable skills and feel like I’m able to express myself.”Oliver Deschamps

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