The engineering sector is massive and continuing to grow and develop thanks to emerging technologies. Our excellent facilities mean that you will train in well-equipped workshops and learn from industry professionals. We have the most comprehensive engineering offer in the region and, if you want to take your training further, you can thanks to the range of courses offered at East Coast College.

Pre-apprenticeship – This practical, hands-on course is designed to develop the skills and knowledge employers need. You will gain a Technical Certificate looked for by employers to help your career underway.

Level 2 – This practical, hands-on course is designed to develop the skills and knowledge employers need. You will gain a Technical Certificate looked for by employers to help your career get underway.

Level 3 – This qualification is your passport to any career or apprenticeship route in engineering and will appeal if you have a keen interest in engineering, design or manufacturing.

Key elements:

  • CAD
  • Machining
  • Circuit Design
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Engineering Materials
  • Health & Safety
  • Mechanical Principles
  • Electrics and Electronics
  • Hydraulic Pneumatics
  • Maths and English
  1. Professional tutors with a wide range of industry backgrounds.
  2. Progression from Level 1 to Level 3.
  3. Fully equipped workshops.
  4. Gain and develop a range of Engineering skills & techniques.
  5. Sets up a wide range of industry career paths.

Manufacturing Engineer, Aerospace Engineer, Oil & gas Engineer, Marine Engineer, Petroleum Engineer, Electronics Engineer, Industrial Engineer, Mechanical Engineer. Maintenance Engineer, Agricultural Engineer, Materials Engineer, Safety Engineer, Quality Engineer

What can I go on to do?

  • Enter employment
  • An apprenticeship
  • Progress to HND/C or other higher education programme here at ECC!

If you are aged 16-19 and have not achieved GCSE grade A*-C in English and maths, any programme you choose will require you to continue studying English and maths.

95% of students that applied to university from East Coast College gained a place

EAL Extended Diploma in Engineering Technologies

  • 2 Years

  • Course Duration:Level 3

EAL Extended Diploma in Engineering Technologies: View Course

Energy Level 2

  • 1 Year

  • Course Duration:Level 2

  • Method of Study:Full-time

Energy Level 2: View Course

Engineering Operations and Maintenance Level 3

  • -

  • Course Duration:Level 3

Engineering Operations and Maintenance Level 3: View Course

HNC Engineering (General)

  • 3 days a week (over 1 year) or 1 day a week (over 2 years)

  • Course Duration:Level 4

  • Method of Study:Full-time

    Method of Study:Part-time

HNC Engineering (General): View Course

Mechanical Engineering Skills – Manufacturing / Machining

  • One year – attending three days a week

  • Course Duration:Level 2

Mechanical Engineering Skills – Manufacturing / Machining: View Course

Welding and Fabrication Level 2

  • 1 Year

  • Course Duration:Level 2

  • Method of Study:Full-time

Welding and Fabrication Level 2: View Course

Welding and Fabrication Level 3

  • 1 Year

  • Course Duration:Level 3

  • Method of Study:Full-time

Welding and Fabrication Level 3: View Course

Welding Skills Level 1

  • -

  • Course Duration:Level 1

Welding Skills Level 1: View Course

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