Important Entry Requirement & Application Update

College is still accepting online applications for courses starting in September 2020.


Interviews are cancelled to help to limit social contact during this time.

Instead, you will be invited to a college welcome event to meet the tutors before the start of the course. If you do not meet the entry criteria you will have the opportunity to discuss an alternative programme during this event.

Is this course right for me?

This course provides you with the introductory skills and technical knowledge to prepare you for work in a variety of aeronautical engineering roles, in both the Aircraft Service and Maintenance industries.

The technical training is provided in the college full time over two years, including placement time in practical engineering workshops and industrial placements for five weeks.

Entry requirements:

5 GCSEs at grade C or above, including GCSE Mathematics and English or Welsh (1st Language) at grade C and Science (preferably Physics).


  • Practical workshop sessions
  • Classroom sessions
  • Student centered work
  • Demonstrations
  • Discussions
  • Access to a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


The course is assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Theory based observations and tasks
  • Portfolio of evidence
  • Assignments


  • Apprenticeship within the Aviation industry
  • Aeronautical Engineering degrees