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Level 2 Performing Engineering Operations – NVQ Diploma

Course Details

Entry Requirements

You do not need any qualifications to begin this course, but you must have a good standard of literacy and also be able to learn hand eye co-ordination involved with this skill.


This qualification is for individuals who need to acquire engineering competencies in a realistic, sheltered and controlled environment such as that offered by schools, colleges, training providers, company training centres, HM Prison Services and the MOD training workshops. This will then enable a safe progression into the workplace/employment. You may also be employed in engineering but require additional engineering competencies as part of an existing job role or to enable career progression. This qualification also supports learners undertaking SEMTA apprenticeship frameworks.

This qualification covers the fundamental skills and knowledge common to all engineering practices, including health and safety requirements and communicating engineering information. It offers an extensive choice and flexibility for learners to demonstrate competence in one or more of a broad variety of engineering activities. The qualification also caters for those providing technical support, including project planning and contributing to business improvement.


The course will be assessed through a portfolio of evidence and written and verbal assessments.


The qualification provides progression opportunities for learners seeking to enter into an Apprenticeship and is included in the Semta Apprenticeship Framework: Improving Operational Performance.
Level 2 Course


Two Years

Start Dates

Work Based | Various Start Dates Available

Course Cost

Please note that the fee indicated can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Funding Information

You may be eligible to receive fee remission or a loan for this course. Please contact our Enrolments Team on 01329 815 171 for more information or email them below.


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