Mechanical Engineering L5
QQI Engineering Technology Level 5, Code 5M2061
The course aims to educate and train students in Mechanical Engineering with emphasis on the technical requirements of industry in Ireland. The course is a preparation for direct employment in an engineering industry. It will provide students with a solid foundation to study an engineering course at third level.
Students studying Mechanical Engineering have access to technical workshops, fitted with a variety of specialist equipment, including lathe, milling machine, cnc, mig, tig and arc welding.
Leaving Certificate (LC Established, LCVP or LCA) or equivalent
For mature applicants appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.
One year full time
|Gov PLC Fee||€200|
|5N1608||Engineering Workshop Processes|
|5N2136||Engineering workshop Theory|
|5N1604||Computer Aided Draughting|
|5N1607||Engineering Drawing 405|
Participants will be required to undertake 10 days of work placement in a relevant location. The College will assist participants in identifying suitable placements.
Education Progression Opportunities
CIT: CR051; CR052; CR055; CR061; CR062; CR071; CR072; CR075; CR078
LIT: LC285; LC287
Tralee IT: TL744, TL745, TL747, TL844, TL847
WIT: WD010, WD 011, WD025, WD040, WD 085 , WD 094, WD139, WD162, WD 171, WD 182
Machine Operator, Maintenance Fitter, Welder, Plumber, Mechanic, Sheet Metal Worker /Fabricator, Tool Die Maker, Panel Beater, Fitter, Turner, Draughtsman.
Progression towards the Mechanical Engineering Field.
Course specific Contact Details
For further details email: firstname.lastname@example.org