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.
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
Engineering Electrical/Mechanical (Mechatronics) Level 3 Foundation/Extended Diploma Full-time
““I want a career in Air Traffic Control so that’s why I chose engineering. I enjoy college and I know that I will pass my course because of the amazing support I have received from the college. “I am the only girl in my class so being part of the Girlineers society at college is a great opportunity to encourage more females to get into engineering and promote the exciting range of careers that are available within the industry.” ”
Wath Comprehensive School
Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 3 Extended Diploma
““I really enjoy the practical side of this course. You get a real sense of achievement because you get to work on real cars in a workshop. You then you get the chance to go to a track day to see the finished car in a professional racing competition.” ”
Former Holy Trinity School pupil (St Michaels)
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