Level 2

Marine Engineering (Foundation) Level 2 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Luckyn Lane Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Luckyn Lane Campus

Overview

With 360 miles of coast stretching around Essex and Kent, 95 marinas in Essex and new businesses such as Bradwell B and Thames Crossing, there is an increased need for Marine Engineers.

This course will provide you with the basic knowledge and skills required to become a marine engineer and the opportunity to begin an exciting new career.    

Entry Requirements

Level 1 qualification or GCSEs x 2 at grade 3/D in MATHS or ENGLISH

Course Structure

  • Introduction to the marine industry
  • Business improvement techniques
  • Marine engineering processes and principles
  • Servicing and maintenance of marine engines and ancillary systems
  • Servicing and maintenance of marine propulsion systems
     

Assessment & Feedback

  • Practical assessment
  • Portfolio work 
  • Assignments
  • Controlled assessments
  • Online exams
  • Performance
  • Short answer questions
  • Group discussion

Course Cost

School Leavers, full_time: FREE

FREE to UK/Home under 19s not in employment.

What Next...

Progression to Level 3 apprenticeship in Maritime Engineering