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Engineering Courses

Engineering

Our engineering courses are available at levels 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5, offering everything from level 1 BTECs for those aged 16-18 to Access courses and foundation degrees. It’s also possible to specialise in computer systems, electronics, manufacturing, aeronautical, mechanical, electromechanical, production, and technical support engineering, as well as fabrication and welding.

Who are Leicester College's engineering courses for?

The level 1 Engineering BTEC Diploma is designed exclusively for school leavers aged 16 to 18, while our other courses can be taken by learners of all ages (subject to meeting the entry requirements, which vary by level). When you apply for an engineering course with us, we can help you find the level and type of course that’s right for you, based on your previous qualifications and experience. Learners aged 16-19 will follow a study programme which will include work experience as well as GCSE or functional skills English and maths if you don’t already have your grade C/4.

Further Information

Some courses involve industrial trips or visits to enhance the curriculum, which will incur an extra cost. You may need to purchase boots and overalls for your practical lessons, and level 3 courses and above require the use of a scientific calculator and enough time to study quietly at home. We also offer an Engineering International Foundation Programme at level 3, which is designed for international students and will include ESOL lessons.

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Design and Development for Engineering Manufacturing T Level: Electrical Electronic Engineering – C7536

Course Code: C7536

Key Information

  • start date Start Date 05 Sep 2022
  • study hours Study Hours Full Time
  • duration Duration 2 years
  • map Campus Abbey Park Campus

Design your future for a career in the industry with this exciting T level in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. You will combine a range of engineering skills, including manufacturing, design and analytics, whilst gaining real industry experience. You can then progress onto other courses or start your career path in the world of engineering.

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Design and Development for Engineering Manufacturing T Level: Mechanical Engineering – C7538

Course Code: C7538

Key Information

  • start date Start Date 05 Sep 2022
  • study hours Study Hours Full Time
  • duration Duration 2 years
  • map Campus Abbey Park Campus

Design your future for a career in the industry with this exciting T level in Manufacturing Technologies. You will combine a range of skills, including manufacturing techniques and the principals of mechanical engineering, whilst gaining real industry experience. You can then progress onto other courses or start your career path in the world of Manufacturing.

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Electrical and Electronic Engineering National Extended Diploma level 3 – C2918

Course Code: C2918

Key Information

  • start date Start Date 05 Sep 2022
  • study hours Study Hours Full Time
  • duration Duration 2 years
  • map Campus Abbey Park Campus

This two-year course is aimed at developing your skills for a range of valuable job roles within the rapidly-growing engineering industry. You will become qualified in the principles, design and practical aspects of electrical and electronics technologies, providing an ideal foundation for a variety of career paths or further progression in education.

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Engineering Manufacturing: Maintenance, Installation Repair: Light and Electric Vehicles T Level – C7537

Course Code: C7537

Key Information

  • start date Start Date 05 Sep 2022
  • study hours Study Hours Full Time
  • duration Duration 2 years
  • map Campus Abbey Park Campus

Build your future in the automotive industry with this exciting T level in Vehicle Engineering and Manufacturing. You will combine a range of skills, covering all key aspects of repairing and maintenance of vehicles in the industry, helping you progress onto a higher level course or start your career in a range of job roles.

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Engineering Access to Higher Education Diploma level 3 – C0652

Course Code: C0652

Key Information

  • start date Start Date 05 Sep 2022
  • study hours Study Hours Full Time
  • duration Duration 1 year
  • map Campus Abbey Park Campus

Kickstart your journey to a career change or upskill to degree level with our access to engineering course. Providing you with the knowledge and qualifications, you'll be able to progress onto university courses in a variety of engineering fields. The programme is supported by expert teaching, productive assignments and supportive career progression.

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Manufacturing Engineering National Extended Diploma level 3 – C2919

Course Code: C2919

Key Information

  • start date Start Date 05 Sep 2022
  • study hours Study Hours Full Time
  • duration Duration 2 years
  • map Campus Abbey Park Campus

Get qualified in an in-demand trade and build your engineering skills to prepare you for a range of in-demand career paths or further study in higher education. Studying a range of modules, you will develop essential experience in manufacturing, production/design, and mechanical engineering to expand your skillset and maximise your employment opportunities.

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