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The City & Guilds Diploma in Engineering gives the you an opportunity to engage in learning techniques and learn personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life; these will enable you to achieve a nationally recognised Level 1 qualification.

The qualification will introduce you to skills related to using hand tools and machinery used in the vocational sector and employability skills to ensure you have the skills to move forward into employment.



Course Content

Examples of content covered includes:

  • Developing skills in using hand tools.
  • Developing skills in using machine tools.
  • Developing electrical, plumbing and electronic skills.
  • Developing skills in servicing electronic and mechanical equipment.


3 GCSEs Grades 9 - 4, including Maths and English at Grade 3+.


Potential Career and Progression Routes:

  • Plumber
  • Handy Man
  • Central Heating
  • Engineer
  • Advance Apprenticeship
  • Further Education