Course: Engineering Technologies Level 2 Diploma

Study Level

Level 2


Great Yarmouth Campus

Lowestoft Campus


One Year



"Farrans Construction is the main contractor for the Gull Wing bridge. On projects of this scale and duration, we recognise our ability to have a positive and long-lasting societal impact through the delivery of Social Value by bringing economic, social and environmental benefits to the communities in which we operate. We do this by working with local suppliers, supporting charitable organisations and offering apprenticeships and work experience on site. We are a large employer of construction and civil engineering talent across the UK and Ireland and we have been pleased to have worked closely with East Coast College to deliver a number of skills and training opportunities for its students."

Nicol High, Community Benefit Coordinator


The Engineering Technologies Level 2 Diploma has been developed to provide learners with an intermediate knowledge and understanding of the practices and processes of engineering technology.

It covers knowledge, understanding and skills that are relevant to a wide variety of careers and study routes and takes a hands-on approach to basic engineering training.

This course is the perfect start for anyone looking to pursue a career as a Mechanical Fitter, Maintenance Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Electronics Engineer, Sheet Metal Worker, CNC operator or Welder.

Modules you will study include:

  • Engineering
  • Environment awareness
  • Engineering techniques
  • Engineering maths and science principles

Why study with us:

  • You will have access to industry-standard facilities and resources
  • We have great links with local employers which can lead to work experience opportunities



You will need to have achieved  four GCSEs at grade 3 or above.


You can progress onto Engineering Level 3 diploma or study a T Level in Maintenance, Installation and Repair for Engineering and Manufacturing Level 3 (dependant on your GCSE grades). You could also progress into an apprenticeship.