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Course Code: ENP

Level: 2
Subject area: Engineering, Automotive & Marine
Awarding body: City & Guilds
Qualification: Diploma
Course type: FREE (Eligibility Applies), Part-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: One year
When you'll study: Various days, 9.00am - 7.30pm

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About the course

Focussing on the major disciplines within engineering, on this Engineering Diploma you will gain the knowledge and practical skills needed to develop or build on a successful career in engineering and advanced manufacturing.

You will develop your understanding and practical experience of specific engineering technologies.

What you'll learn

Pathways offered include:

  • maintenance technology
  • fabrication and welding
  • manufacturing technology
  • electrical and electronics technology.
Entry requirements

You will need to hold a relevant qualification in engineering at level 2.


This course includes six theory exams (summative) and three practical assignments.

What's next?

Upon successful completion you may progress to the Level 3 Diploma in Engineering at the College.

These qualifications can help you to progress in a wide range of engineering roles, including:

  • engineering operative
  • engineering maintenance technician
  • mechanical engineering technician
  • sheet metal worker
  • toolmaker/machine setter
  • fabricator
  • welder.
Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2020/21 (August 2020 – July 2021). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2021/22.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)

Although we’re not yet able to confirm the start date for this course, applications are now welcome, just complete and return an application form.