Level 2 Technical Certificate

Land-Based Engineering

This is a course for people who enjoy practical work and, in particular, repairing machines. If you have an ambition to be a practical mechanic and would like to know all there is to know about agricultural machinery, then this course is for you.

The course will appeal to you if you have a particular interest in the maintenance and repair of land-based machinery.

Course includes

What will I study?

How long will it take?

  • 1 year, full-time

What qualifications do I need to start?

  • GCSEs at grades D/E or above
  • Satisfactory references

What qualifications will I gain?

Course options after this programme

Career options

  • Service mechanic in dealership
  • Mechanic on large mechanised farm
  • Welder and fabricator
  • Tractor driver or mechanic
Additional qualifications

You will also gain certificates in:

  • Manual handling
  • Abrasive wheels
Useful information

How much will this course cost?

If you are under 19 on 31st August 2019 the tuition fees and exam costs are free for our courses. If you are aged 19 or over you may have to pay a fee.

You may also be required to pay costs associated with study tours or additional qualifications.

For more information on fees and to find out about what financial support may be available to you visit the student finance pages on our website.

Transport

Our college bus service collects over 1,400 students every day from far and wide. What’s more, getting to Reaseheath is FREE* on all college bus routes. To find a bus route near you visit the transport pages on our website.

Accommodation

At Reaseheath we have on-site residential accommodation for up to 1,000 students. If you are aged over 16 and studying on a full-time course you may apply for a residential place. Visit the accommodation pages on our website for more information.

How do I apply?

If you have found a course you are interested in and are in Year 11 or above you can apply now online. For a step by step guide on the application process visit the how to apply pages on our website.

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