Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations (Mechanical)

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

Further Details


College 16-18



Course Start Date

Monday 2nd September 2024

Course Duration

Full-time, 1 Year

Course Time

Course Fee

£ 993.46
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Course Code


Course Overview

This pre apprenticeship course provides a good foundation for your future career in engineering, whichever pathway you may wish to follow. It fits directly into an engineering technician apprenticeship and can lead you into many exciting careers in the engineering industry.

Course Requirements

4 GCSE’s grade 3 and above (including maths and English Language).

What you will Learn

You will learn the fundamental skills and knowledge common to all engineering practices, including health and safety requirements and communicating engineering information.


All assessments are skills based, there are 3 assessments plus underpinning knowledge questions for each unit.


Engineering Apprenticeship
Level 3 Btec AME (dependent on gaining grade 4 Maths and English)
Level 3 EAL Engineering Technologies (dependent on gaining grade 4 Maths and English)

Career Options

Engineering Machinist
Technical Support Engineer
Aviation Engineer
Mechatronic Engineer

Mandatory Units

Health and Safety
Working efficiently and Effectively
Business Improvement Techniques

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E: info@trafford.ac.uk

Extra Costs Involved

Exam Validation Body

Hours Per Week

How Long To Complete

Programme Structure

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Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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