- Mechanical principles
- Engineering drawing
- Electrical and electronic principles
- Installation of electrical equipment
- Electrical Testing and commissioning
- Building electrical maintenance
This one year study programme starts in September
Level 3 Extended Certificate in Engineering
Last updated: 10th October 2018
Mechanical engineers develop and design components and machinery used in many industries like manufacturing, construction, water, power, health and transport. They also manage teams of technicians and craftspeople who carry out installation and maintenance work. If you are technically minded, good at maths and science, and like solving problems, a professional career in engineering could be a great move for you.
Electrical engineers design, build and maintain electrical control systems, machinery and equipment. If you are good at maths, science and IT, and you want a career in engineering, this could be an ideal option for you. You will need to be good at solving problems, structuring your workload and enjoy working as part of a team.
The course combines both areas to provide learners with the best possible skills and knowledge for Further Education and/or Employment
Assessment is through practical and coursework.
You will require a ring binder, a scientific calculator, textbook and general stationery.
Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre
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Employment: This course can form the foundations for future study and work in this industry.
Education: Many students progress onto higher level qualifications such as the Level 3 Diploma in Engineering (Mechatronics)
For career aspirations please visit http://educatingengineers.com/career-specialties
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Barnsley College has a range of sports opportunities for all students to take part in, gain professional training and compete nationally and internationally. We also have a state-of-the-art fitness village, Honeywell Sports Village where students can make use of our fitness suite, spinning studio and classes for competitive rates. You don’t have to be studying sport to get involved in the Sports Academy.
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