Engineering at our Town Centre Campus


“Strive for perfection in everything you do. Take the best that exists and make it better. When it does not exist, design it.” — Sir Henry Royce, Engineer and Car Designer.

Engineering offers some amazing opportunities to make a real difference to our everyday lives. As a key skill that is currently in huge demand, there are some first class training and development paths within some of the major engineering organisations. If you are a good problem solver who’s always aiming to make improvements, a career in engineering can be both challenging and extremely rewarding.

Skills required

  • Problem solving
  • Analytical
  • Team work
  • Communication
  • Maths

Example career options

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Mechanic
  • Welder
  • Fabricator

What our students say

“I'm enjoying meeting new people with similar interests.”

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Justin Hamlet Level 2 Games Animation, Former student at Oakwood High School

“My favourite part of college is the hands-on, practical learning and the staff make it a great environment to be in.”

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Sharoz Hussain Entry Level 1 Joinery, former student at Oakwood High School

“The course challenges me to work harder and is helping me to pursue my dream of being an underwater welder.”

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Kyle Maguire Level 2 Fabrication and Welding, former student at Winterhill School