C&G Level 2 Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance (Civil Aircraft) (QCF)

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Start September 2018
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Length 1 Year
Site Shoreham Airport Map
Attendance Full time
Course Code FF2AEY

About this Course

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  • Based at a working airfield
  • Best hangar/workshop training facilities in the South East of England
  • Taught by industry experienced lecturers

 

Entry Requirements

To start on this course you need:

GCSE maths and science at grade 4 or above and English at grade 3 or above
or
a relevant Level 1 qualification with Merit profile, including English and Maths requirements
plus successful interview and tutor recommendation


A practical ability is desirable


Click here for more detailed information on entry requirements


Important note:

Students who are aged 19 or over on 31st August in the year they start will be required to pay a fee for this course.


If English is not your first language, please click here for IELTS requirements. .


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Course Content

An introduction to aircraft maintenance engineering that will prepare school leavers for entry into an aircraft apprenticeship scheme, or to continue their training onto Level 3.


  • Units Include:
  • Aviation Mathematics & Science
  • Gas Turbine Engines
  • Propellers
  • Electrics & Theory of Flight
  • Electrical & Avionic Systems
  • Airframe Construction & Systems
  • Human Factors in Aviation


80% of the course is theory, 20% is assessed practical tasks. Assessment is via multi-choice exams, short essay written exams and written reports

Progression/Career Path

After one year you can achieve a City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma. This means you can continue training on the Level 3 course, or may be considered for the EASA 'A' Licence course at Northbrook (the EASA course is not currently funded), or with an airline attending their aircraft apprenticeship scheme, or selection into military apprenticeship.

Assessment/Exams

3 x online multi-choice exams (pass mark 60%)
4 x Short essay written exams (pass mark 60%)
Written reports

Other Costs

Overalls, boots, safety glasses, folders, dividers, pens, notepad. A £10 deposit is required for locker key & tool discs.

Applications

Apply online or complete the application form obtainable from the College and send it to:

FREEPOST RTKJ-USRT-ARLX
Admissions Office
Northbrook Metropolitan College
Littlehampton Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN12 6NU

Click here for more information about how to apply and to download an application form

Entry Requirements

To start on this course you need:

GCSE maths and science at grade 4 or above and English at grade 3 or above
or
a relevant Level 1 qualification with Merit profile, including English and Maths requirements
plus successful interview and tutor recommendation


A practical ability is desirable


Click here for more detailed information on entry requirements


Important note:

Students who are aged 19 or over on 31st August in the year they start will be required to pay a fee for this course.


If English is not your first language, please click here for IELTS requirements. .


.

Course Content

An introduction to aircraft maintenance engineering that will prepare school leavers for entry into an aircraft apprenticeship scheme, or to continue their training onto Level 3.


  • Units Include:
  • Aviation Mathematics & Science
  • Gas Turbine Engines
  • Propellers
  • Electrics & Theory of Flight
  • Electrical & Avionic Systems
  • Airframe Construction & Systems
  • Human Factors in Aviation


80% of the course is theory, 20% is assessed practical tasks. Assessment is via multi-choice exams, short essay written exams and written reports

Progression/Career Path

After one year you can achieve a City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma. This means you can continue training on the Level 3 course, or may be considered for the EASA 'A' Licence course at Northbrook (the EASA course is not currently funded), or with an airline attending their aircraft apprenticeship scheme, or selection into military apprenticeship.

Assessment/Exams

3 x online multi-choice exams (pass mark 60%)
4 x Short essay written exams (pass mark 60%)
Written reports

Other Costs

Overalls, boots, safety glasses, folders, dividers, pens, notepad. A £10 deposit is required for locker key & tool discs.

Applications

Apply online or complete the application form obtainable from the College and send it to:

FREEPOST RTKJ-USRT-ARLX
Admissions Office
Northbrook Metropolitan College
Littlehampton Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN12 6NU

Click here for more information about how to apply and to download an application form