The level 2 course in Toolmaking is a one-year full time programme on which students will be required to attend college for three days per week.
The units studied will provide students with practical skills and knowledge of machining techniques including milling and turning.
Students will carry out practical work in the fully equipped mechanical workshops, working on lathes, milling machines and grinders, learning engineering skills including turning, milling and handskills.
- 4 GCSE’s at grade C or Above including Maths and/or English
- A satisfactory interview and
- An Initial assessment of Maths or English at a suitable level, where a C has not been achieved in Maths or English
You will need full PPE for undertaking workshop activities. This will include safety boots, overalls and safety glasses.
What can I do when I finish?
Students have the opportunity to progress to the L3 Diploma in Engineering technology once the L2 PEO has been completed and GCSE grades C or above have been achieved in Maths and English.
This course provides opportunities for employment in engineering industries as, for example; Advanced (L3) apprenticeships, engineering technicians and semi-skilled operators.Please Click Here to access the Latest Course List