Is this course right for me?

Candidates who enrol on this course must be passionate about working in the wind industry and want to gain more knowledge and understanding of wind turbines.  The course has at its core a breadth and depth of engineering knowledge, covering electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and control and instrumentation, all of which are fundamental to the development of the skills and knowledge required of a practicing wind turbine engineer.

Entry requirements:

  • 4 GCSEs at grade C or above, including GCSE Mathematics and English or Welsh (1st Language) at grade C
  • or
  • Level 2 Diploma pass in a relevant subject
  • Attendance at an interview


Through a combination of classroom and workshop sessions including group work, discussions and tutorials.


  • On-going observation
  • Written examinations


This qualification demonstrates a broad understanding of the wind industry enhancing career prospects within that sector. It also provides progression onto courses at Grwp Llandrillo Menai including HNC in General Engineering.