Light Engineering And Decorative Metalwork

This course aims to provide you with an introduction to the use of conventional engineering workshop processes. This course will facilitate access to engineering machinery to enable you to manufacture light engineering components or projects (lecturer set, or student devised).

Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10549
Campus: Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn
Study Type: Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Manufacturing & General Engineering
Course Overview
During this course you will have the opportunity to learn and undertake the following manufacturing workshop activities:
  • Turning
  • Milling
  • Fitting
  • Welding
  • Sheet metal work
  • Forging
There is no formal assessment for this course, but a certificate of attainment can be provided if requested.



You are a hobbyist who wishes to learn about various manufacturing processes and use them to produce an engineering component or project.

This course aims to provide you with a working knowledge of metals. It also provides access to operating engineering machinery to enable you to manufacture light engineering components.

The opportunity to get hands on with workshop equipment under the tuition and guidance of expert lecturers. Many learners enjoy the social aspect of this course, meeting with likeminded individuals completing a diverse range of projects.

You may progress to other mechanical manufacturing courses within the College depending on set entry requirements.

There are no formal entry requirements.

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Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

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