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Engineering Degrees, HNCs & HNDs

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  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering HNC
  • Mechanical Engineering HND
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering HNC Full Time
  • Mechanical Engineering HNC
  • Mechanical Engineering HNC Full Time
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering HND
  • Engineering BEng (Hons)
  • Mechanical Engineering HND Full Time

Engineering Apprenticeships

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The UK is once again one of the global leads for Engineering and Manufacture. Our innovation and high quality, together with efficient timescales of delivery make us stand out. The East of England is a powerhouse for the UK economy much of which comes from the outstanding engineering companies in the region.

At West Suffolk College we offer organisations and learners the chance to learn and develop the skills required to ensure engineering remains prominent in the local area. We offer Level 2 to Level 6 and work with employers across many different pathways such as Mechanical, Electrical, Electronic, Maintenance, Welding, Tool Making, Design, Installation etc. Our excellent facilities allow for learning to be conducted in a very supportive environment and our work based team helps to embed that classroom knowledge fully in the workplace.

Engineering Courses for School Leavers

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Engineering at West Suffolk College provides a practical and theoretical introduction to mechanical and electronic engineering, computer aided drawing and microprocessing. You’ll get the skills to help solve the problems of tomorrow – from how aircraft work to the electronics in your mobile phone.

The Level 3 course could earn you enough UCAS points to study engineering at any UK university or take an advanced apprenticeship, working with an engineering firm and career off to an early start.

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Choosing what to study can be challenging. Speak to one of our advisors to find out what your options are.

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Level 1

The Level 1 course is designed to provide the student with a sound grounding in welding studies and is intended for those who need to obtain a basic skill in welding. The course is very hands on and takes place in our well equipped workshop.

The topics covered are Health and Safety in the workshop, tools and safety equipment and the safe and correct use of welding sets.

 

The programme includes five mandatory practical assessments and an oral test which covers the knowledge requirements for the programme of study. The oral test will be carried out by the assessor following the successful completion of the practical tests.

This course will be run at West Suffolk College, Bury St Edmunds on a Wednesday evening from 6pm - 9pm.

 

**The cost per person for the 11 week programme will be £550. If delegates choose not to undertake the City and Guilds Certificate the cost will be £450. In this case they will be presented with a West Suffolk College Certificate of attendance.

The Level 1 course is designed to provide the student with a sound grounding in welding studies and is intended for those who need to obtain a basic skill in welding. The course is very hands on and takes place in our well equipped workshop.

The topics covered are Health and Safety in the workshop, tools and safety equipment and the safe and correct use of welding sets.

 

The programme includes five mandatory practical assessments and an oral test which covers the knowledge requirements for the programme of study. The oral test will be carried out by the assessor following the successful completion of the practical tests.

This course will be run at West Suffolk College, Bury St Edmunds from 6pm - 9pm.

 

**The cost per person for the 11 week programme will be £550. If delegates choose not to undertake the City and Guilds Certificate the cost will be £475. In this case they will be presented with a West Suffolk College Certificate of attendance.

 

 

 

The Level 1 course is designed to provide the student with a sound grounding in welding studies and is intended for those who need to obtain a basic skill in welding. The course is very hands on and takes place in our well equipped workshop.

The topics covered are Health and Safety in the workshop, tools and safety equipment and the safe and correct use of welding sets.

 

The programme includes five mandatory practical assessments and an oral test which covers the knowledge requirements for the programme of study. The oral test will be carried out by the assessor following the successful completion of the practical tests.

This course will be run at West Suffolk College, Bury St Edmunds on a Thursday evening from 6pm - 9pm.

 

**The cost per person for the 11 week programme will be £550. If delegates choose not to undertake the City and Guilds Certificate the cost will be £450. In this case they will be presented with a West Suffolk College Certificate of attendance.

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