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

Engineering Multi Skill Course for Adults (Performing Engineering Operations) NVQ Diploma | Level 2

This course is aimed at adult learners who would like to explore an alternative career path or who are thinking of returning to work with new skills. ...

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Fabrication and Welding Engineering Technology EAL Diploma Level 3

Excel in your engineering with this course. You will study pattern development, the creation of drawings, and management of fabrication activities. Yo...

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Electrical Installation (Building & Structures) City & Guilds Diploma Level 2

Take the first steps to becoming an electrician with this course. You will gain the practical skills and theoretical knowledge required by the electri...

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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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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

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Apprenticeships

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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Electrical/Electronic Apprenticeship Level 3

On this programme, you will install, maintain and repair electrical systems in industrial, commercial and domestic environments.

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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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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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