This certificate is intended for students interested in exposure to an engineering or related working environment with a view to entering into employment in that area. This qualification will equip graduates with knowledge and skills which will enhance their prospects of employment in an engineering or related working environment.
There is a strong emphasis on safety and students develop sound workshop practices and skills through the application of a range of foundational hand tool skills. Students also use a wide range of workshop equipment including:
- metal working lathes and milling machines
- metal cropping and punching machines
- MIG, Arc and TIG welding machines