Key Details

  • Available at:
    Llangefni, Rhos-on-Sea
  • Course type:
    Full-Time (Further Education)
  • Study Mode:
    Full-time
  • Level:
    1
  • Programme Area:
    Engineering and Power Technology
  • Course Length:

    1 year

  • Bilingual:
    n/a

Please note: We recommend that you have access to a laptop/chromebook to enable coursework to be completed digitally at home. There is a dedicated IT Digital Inclusion fund to support those learners who do not have a digital device and are unable to purchase one.

Course Description

Would you like a career in engineering? Could you benefit from a practical course?

This course is designed for students who have limited knowledge of engineering, and want to learn more. It prepares you to start your career, covering general and specialised aspects of this exciting area.

The course is gives you a varied introduction to engineering. You will learn through practical work, with classroom sessions to help build your knowledge.

Entry Criteria

In order to qualify for this course, you will need at least one of the following:

  • You will be expected to demonstrate a commitment to study by achieving your GCSE target grades and completing year 11 with good attendance.
  • Successful completion of a Traineeship, Pre-vocational, Pathways or School Link Programme
  • Relevant industry experience

As part of the application process, you will be asked to attend an interview to give you the opportunity to discuss the course.

Delivery

The course is delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Practical workshop sessions
  • Classroom sessions
  • Student centred work
  • Demonstrations
  • Discussions
  • Virtual learning environment (MOODLE)
  • Tutorials

Assessment

The programme will be assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Assignments
  • Short tests
  • Portfolio work

Progression

You could progress onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai including:

  • Engineering Level 1/2
  • Engineering Level 2
  • General Engineering Level 2

Would you like to apply for this course?

Llangefni
Rhos-on-Sea