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Engineering Study Programme Level 1

Course code: FFAM100P

Subject area: Engineering

Study level: School Leaver

Course level: 1

Course details

9:00am - 5:00pm

Monday to Friday

5th Sep 2022 - 30th Jun 2023

Abingdon Campus

Contact details

01235 555 585

Using our state-of-the-art facilities, you will learn a range of technical, practical and academic skills in order to prepare you for a career in the engineering industry, an apprenticeship or further study.

The course will prepare the learner to be able to aware of and abide by the safe working practices within an engineering environment, paired with the practical skills of hand fitting techniques, use of a centre lathe (turning) and using a vertical milling machine.

Health and safety
Hand fitting techniques
Manual turning
Manual milling
On succesful completion of this course you will be able to apply for the Level 2 Engineering course here at Abingdon and Witney college, you could also work with our team to look for an apprenticeship or find full or part time employment.
GCSEs at grade D/3 - G/1 incl. Maths and English and a successful interview.
As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate. Bursaries may also available to cover the cost of some trips.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

16 - 18 Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

19+ Reduced Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

Level 1 Certificate in Engineering.
As aformentioned the course is predominantley practical and is assesed by practical work pieces, short, detailed write ups and job plans and short answer end of unit exams both online and written.