Level 2 Apprenticeship NI in Automated Entrance Systems

This course aims to develop the practical skills and knowledge which are essential for working in the Automated Entrance Industry. Successful completion will lead to the award of EAL Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Technologies and an EAL Level 2 Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations.


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 11009
Campus: Lisburn
Study Type: Full-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Manufacturing & General Engineering
Course Overview

As a student you will spend a minimum of one day/week in College and 4 days/week with your employer.

Students will study in college for 9 hours per week.

Qualifications studied within this programme are as follows:

Knowledge qualification: EAL Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Technologies (601/5669/7)- Pathway QDET2H- Engineering Technology

Units studied may include:

  • Engineering Environment Awareness
  • Engineering Techniques
  • Engineering Mathematics and Science Principles
  • Electrical and Electronic Principles
  • Electrical Installation Methods, Wiring and Circuit Protection
  • Basic Electrical Circuit Inspection, Testing and Fault Diagnosis

Competence Qualification: EAL Level 2 Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations (Northern Ireland) (603/4864/1) Pathway QPEA: Engineering Practice

Units studied may include:

  • Working Safely in an Engineering Environment
  • Carrying Out Engineering Activities Efficiently and Effectively
  • Using and Communicating Technical Information
  • Wiring and Testing Electrical Equipment and Circuits
  • Assembling, Wiring and Testing Electrical Panels/ Components Mounted in Enclosures
  • Maintaining Electrical Equipment/ Systems

You are employed and wish to pursue a career in Automated Entrance Industry

Apprentices will also be assessed in the workplace by college assessors to ensure their competence for the students NVQ qualifications

The industry standard equipment for developing your practical skills and knowledge.

This course will provide you with the training and skills to work in the Automated Entrance Industry or progress to further study 

An employer and 5 GCSEs including at least Grade D in English and Maths. 

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