EngineeringEngineering at LMC

The Engineering department at Lancaster & Morecambe College has a successful training programme for apprentices and advanced apprentices for Fabrication & Welding. Full time courses are offered in Fabrication & Welding, Maintenance Engineering and Electrical Installations. LMC is increasing its training provision for students who are looking to a future in the engineering sector. Companies are increasing their intake of engineering apprentices, with the aim of developing and retaining their skills base.

Ryann Williams, Head of Engineering

LMC has over 60 Apprentices working in the engineering industry.

Where does it lead?

Past students have gone on to higher courses in Engineering and the Built Environment. Last year’s students secured employment with EDF, GA Engineering, Bowker IT and Rogerson. Students progress to working as engineers in a wide range of sectors including manufacturing, utilities, marine construction, steel fabrication, laundry clothing processing, fuel storage/distribution, sheet metal fabrication and electrical engineering.

“I would just like to thank you for all the help you have given me over the past year. Without the College I would not be in the position I am now. So many thanks and I will hopefully see you once again in the future.”

Ben Baker, Engineering Level 3

What do I need to join?

4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher including maths or English OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade D/3 or higher in maths or English.
Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

General Information

The course covers knowledge required for a career in the in the engineering / power industries. There is strong element of mathematics and science including extended certificates in engineering and applied science & maths.
This course is aimed at preparing students to enter the world of engineering by giving them grounding in working safely and effectively plus interpreting and using engineering information together with an introduction to computer aided design (CAD).

Who is this course for?

The course is suitable for school leavers and adults who would like a career in engineering maintenance operation in major installations / power plants.

Contact Details

Richard Pailou and Alan Morgan, telephone 01524 521323/412
For information, advice and guidance or to apply please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521237 or 0800 306306.

Course Information Sheet

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For information, advice and guidance, or to apply, please phone Student Services on 01524 521237 or 0800 306 306.


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Student Profiles

Sophie Santon

April 26, 2018

Course(s) taken at college: Level 3 Engineering Extended

Coral Cunliffe

June 19, 2017

School: Morecambe High School

Katelynn Louise Ward

June 19, 2017

School: Morecambe High School

Liam Andrews

June 19, 2017

School: Morecambe High School

Jake Brown

June 19, 2017

School: Wennington Hall School

Heather Westworth

May 24, 2017

Course take at college: Engineering Level 3 TechBac

Amber Kitching

May 24, 2017

Course taken at college: Level 2 diploma in Vehicle Fitting Operations

Damien Gates

May 23, 2017

Course taken at college: Electrical Installation Level 3

Alex Barnes

May 23, 2017

Course taken at college: Electrical Installation Level 3

Callum Metcalf

March 07, 2017

Apprenticeship taken at college: Level 2 Fabrication and Welding

Mark Fearnley

June 07, 2016

Course taken at college: Level 3 Electrical Installations Is this the first course you have done at

Marcus Hill

June 07, 2016

School attended: Ripley St Thomas, Lancaster Course taken at college: Level 2 Electrical Installati

Lewis Elliot

June 07, 2016

School attended: Thorncliffe School, Barrow Course taken at college: Level 2 Fabrication and Weldin

Disclaimer

Lancaster & Morecambe College has published all information about the courses it intends to offer in good faith and warrants that classes will be delivered with reasonable care and skill. The College reserves the right to cancel any class and vary the time, location, direction and content of any class it provides and the associated fees. Lancaster & Morecambe College hereby expressly excludes liability for any indirect or consequential loss arising from its actions and limits compensation to a maximum of a full refund of any fees paid or the offer of a class of equivalent value.