Engineering

About the Department

The Engineering department offers a variety of courses that allow students to excel in mechanical, electrical, electronic, and manufacturing engineering. Students can learn how to use industry standard tools to acquire skills such as fabrication and welding. These courses offer practical elements in bespoke workshops.

Highlighted Courses

Requirements for Electrical Installations 18th Edition City and Guilds Qualification | Level 3

This course replaces the 17th edition from July 2018 onwards. All electrical installations are now to comply with BS 7671:2018. This course is for pra...

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Installation Electrician/Maintenance Electrician Apprenticeship Level 3

This programme will provide you with the skills, knowledge and competence required to work at operator, semi-skilled, craft or technician level.

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Engineering EAL Diploma Level 2

Accelerate your engineering career with this programme. You will study a selection of core topics including health and safety, environmental awareness...

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Introduction to Welding Skills Beginners’ Course

If you need to refresh your welding skills, learn how to weld to make art, or need to quickly gain basic welding techniques and skills, this course is...

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Facilities

Bespoke workshops, workbenches and modern classrooms.

Store Links

Motor vehicle services are available from the store.

FAQs

What engineering courses are available at Leeds City College?

We offer a wide selection of engineering courses including: Introduction to Engineering, Engineering Technology, Electrical Installation (Building & Structures), Engineering Academic Route, Engineering (Mechanical & Electrical), Fabrication and Welding Engineering Technology, and Engineering.

What are the progression routes from these courses?

Progression routes are available from Level 1 to Level 3 within the School of Engineering. University Centre Leeds also offers HNCs and HNDs in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering as a further progression route for Level 3 students.

Does my child need to wear steel toe capped boots?

For practical lessons all students from the School of Engineering will need to have safety boots and coveralls which they will need to purchase themselves, any other relevant equipment will be provided.

Does the college offer any financial support for students?

Yes, students can apply for the college bursary which can pay for travel passes, college meals and trips. Students with children can also gain support with childcare to support their studies.

Which campus is this department based at?

We are based at Printworks Campus.

Safeguarding

We are committed to making sure all students and staff are protected from harm. All staff are trained in safeguarding and child protection and our dedicated safeguarding team is on hand for advice and support. Don’t stay silent, we are here for you.

Apprenticeships

Improving Operational Performance Apprenticeship Level 2

This programme is for anyone wanting to start a career as a fabricator or welder and learn the basic skills required in the industry.

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Engineering Maintenance Apprenticeship Level 3

This programme is designed to provide you with the skills, knowledge and competence required to work at operator, semi-skilled, craft or technician le...

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Mechanical Manufacturing Apprenticeship Level 3

This programme is aimed at anyone wanting to become a mechanical engineer. Mechanical engineers are responsible for developing and designing machinery...

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Did You Know?
Did you know we have 541,720,573 resources at Leeds City College?

Did you know we have 541,720,573 resources at Leeds City College?

The resources include books, journals, e-books, videos, encyclopedias and more. These resources are the combined total number of resources at Joseph Priestley Centre, Beeston, Rothwell Centre, The Annexe, Printworks Campus and Park Lane Campus. We also have 12,277 e-books across Leeds City College libraries and more than 500,000 videos!

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