Mechanical Engineering

Come and train in our industry standard mechanical engineering workshops and use our engineering department’s up-to-date training equipment to build the foundations to a career in an industry that is in high demand, particularly in this region. Mechanical engineers make and design components used in machinery and also maintaining machinery.
Throughout the course there are practical aspects to train in like lathes, milling machines and hand forging alongside the important theoretical learning that comes through maths for technicians, engineering drawing and computer aided design.

Career Areas

  • Engineering operative
  • Mechanical engineer
  • Maintenance fitter
  • Toolmaker

Why choose us?

At the University Centre Grimsby we have HNC and HND courses working across engineering – you could progress to one of these once you have successfully completed level 3. There are also degree level courses at other universities to develop expertise. If you’re looking to get into the workplace straight away you could progress to an apprenticeship.

What Next?

At the University Centre Grimsby we have HNC and HND courses working across engineering – you could progress to one of these once you have successfully completed level 3. There are also degree level courses at other universities to develop expertise If you’re looking to get into the workplace straight away you could progress to an apprenticeship.

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