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Engineering Technologies Certificate Level 1

Level 1 - Introductory

Engineering Technologies Certificate Level 1

This introductory course offers you a wonderful opportunity to experience a very practical engineering programme which consists of both mechanical and electrical engineering.

Our experienced staff are here to help you succeed and take advantage of the many apprenticeship opportunities that become available on successful completion of this programme.

This is a level 1 engineering course that involves studying a range of subjects covering the electrical field in engineering.



James Watt College



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* Courses are free for 16-18s. Students aged 19 or over could be charged fees and is subject to a fee assessment. Learners on benefits in the majority of cases courses are also free. Fee assessments are completed at enrolment.

Course Length: 35 Weeks

You will need a minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade 2 (maths and English must be included). A school report that shows excellence in your attendance (must be 90% or above), punctuality and behaviour.

The course is assessed via coursework and 1 online test which you must pass in order to achieve and secure your target grades. Some of the coursework assessments are in-class. Coursework includes carrying out research involving analysis, evaluation and mathematical calculations.  Each unit is graded as Pass, Merit or Distinction, dependent on work completed.  You must make sure to bring notebooks, pens/pencils, scientific calculator, and drawing equipment to the college (mobile phone calculators are not allowed).

Level 2 Diploma in Engineering providing a minimum of a grade M overall, with at least 90% attendance. Or apply for the many engineering apprenticeship jobs that are available within this exciting sector.

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