Is it for me?

You will develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector, including:

  • working within the Engineering and Manufacturing Sectors – an understanding of how materials, conditions and context influence design processes and products
  • essential mathematics for engineering and manufacturing – a knowledge and understanding of mathematics including standard matrices and determinants and standard trigonometry
  • materials and their properties – understanding material processing techniques and their effects on materials and material quality, the condition of materials, how these are managed, and materials testing methods and techniques
  • business, commercial and financial awareness - basic commercial principles including commercial priorities and markets, customers/clients/partners and resource allocation

Expert & friendly support

Our facilities

You'll have access to specialist welding and fabrication workshops, industry standard fabrication equipment, Robot Programming Facility and brand new Hurco CNC Vertical Machine Centre to develop programming and operating skills.

Career ready

We work with the following employers to help you get career ready and gain real work skills: Marelli/Calsonic Kansei, ZF Automotive UK, Adient, Gestamp, Liebherr, Connor Solutions, Signal Plastics

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