We have four engineering pathways for you to choose from. If you’re not sure which is right for you, our video will help.
You can progress onto the HNC/HND at Barnsley College Higher Education after successful completion of a Level 3 Engineering course at the college.
Over 200 apprentices study with the Engineering Department from a range of companies.
Motor Sport students work on real cars and attend rally events providing you with hands-on practical experience to enhance your learning.
Skilled workers are in short supply in every single type of Engineering from Mechanical to Civil.
All our Engineering courses are delivered in the College’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre which has excellent custom built engineering and electrical workshops.
Our students get the chance to go on trips to Barcelona and Prague.
Studying engineering at Barnsley College will enable you to develop skills for a range of careers such as: Electrical Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Toolmaker, Welder, Fabricator, Motor Vehicle Technician, Motor Sport Technician.
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering
“This course suited me as it covered a range of subjects and I particularly enjoyed studying maths, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) and Computer Aided Design (CAD). The course gave me a good introduction into engineering which will help me at university.”
Now studying Aviation and Pilot Studies at the University of Leeds
Fabrication and Welding Level 2 Apprenticeship
“I am really enjoying my apprenticeship. I am learning so much in my job as welder as it is giving me an in-depth insight into what the job involves as well as the educational experience with my time at College. ”
Holy Trinity School
Jordon Lee Thicket
Electrical Engineering Level 3 Extended Diploma
“My time at Barnsley College went so quickly. I was sad to leave but I am excited for the new challenges which lay ahead. The course has given me a good amount of experience and has helped me get into university which is where I want to be.”
Studying a BEng (Hons) in Aerospace Engineering at Sheffield Hallam University
Mechanical Operations and Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Level 3
“This apprenticeship is helping me get the best work and education I really enjoy getting to learn both the mechanical and electrical aspects of engineering. ”
Balby Carr School