Studying Engineering can lead to a variety of exciting careers, with both local and national organisations. Studying at Derwentside College ensures that you will train in excellent workshop facilities, with the most up-to-date equipment. You will study a range of traditional and modern hi-tech engineering subjects, including the application of new and up-to-date technologies and computer aided design. You will also have the opportunity to specialise in practical areas, such as fabrication and welding, mechanical or electrical engineering.
Full Time Courses available:
- Introduction to Engineering (Develop skills in Engineering Procedures Level 1 & Level 2)
- Diploma in Electrical Installation Level 2
- Certificate in Engineering Level 3
- Sub Diploma in Engineering Level 3
- Diploma in Engineering Level 3
- Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering Technology Level 3
Part Time Courses available:
- Level 1 and 2 Award in Welding Skills
- Level 3 Certificate in Computer Aided Design and Parametric Modelling
- Apprenticeship in Engineering at Intermediate, Advanced and Higher Level
- Apprenticeship in Electrical Installation at Intermediate and Advanced Level
What could I earn?
FABRICATIO AND WELDING ENGINEER = £16,000 - £33,000
As a Fabrication and Welding Engineer you will use hand tools, welding equipment and other specialist tools to produce sealed joints, bespoke items or mass produced components.
CAD TECHNICIAN = £16,000 - £35,000
As a CAD Technician you will use software to create design plans for buildings and machinery. You will work in a wide range of industries, such as engineering, construction and manufacturing.
ELECTRICAL ENGINEER = £21,000 - £40,000
As an Electrical Engineer you will design, build and maintain electrical control systems, machinery and equipment.