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Technical Level 2 Certificate in Mechanical Engineering

The perfect introduction to engineering, this Level 2 qualification will help you to progress onto a career in mechanical engineering. During the course you will develop your mechanical skills in preparation for a career in engineering.

Key Information

  • Course Level

  • Duration

    1 Year

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Mandatory units include:
Engineering environment awareness
Engineering techniques
Engineering maths and science principles
Employability skills
Optional units (mechanical):
Fitting and assembly techniques
Manual turning techniques

60% Assessment – Coursework
40% Assessment – Exam

Ideally at least 4 GCSEs at grade 9-4 or grade A*-D or a Level 1 qualification in Engineering, but this is subject to discussion at your interview. If you haven’t already achieved a GCSE grade 5 or grade C in English or Maths, then you will study either GCSE or Functional Skills English or Maths alongside your other qualifications.

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


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Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.

Apply online Make an enquiry Call 01724 281 111

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

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