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News: Start a career in engineering

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Engi­neer­ing is an ever-evolv­ing field, ide­al for those with tech­ni­cal minds. At Not­ting­ham Col­lege, you can choose from gen­er­al engi­neer­ing or sev­er­al sec­tor areas, such as — Auto­mo­tive, Weld­ing, Man­u­fac­tur­ing, Elec­tri­cal, Fab­ri­ca­tion, and Cre­ative Engineering. 

Our cours­es start from Lev­el 1 with pro­gres­sion avail­able through the lev­els up to HND (High­er Nation­al Diplo­ma) at Lev­el 5. We also offer a huge range of Appren­tice­ships which give you the oppor­tu­ni­ty to earn a salary at the same time! 

Many of our engi­neer­ing cours­es are based at our High­fields cam­pus which is home to state-of-the-art equip­ment. If you study here, you’ll have access to large work­shops, and elec­tron­ic engi­neer­ing equip­ment, like our Pro­gram­ma­ble Log­ic Con­troller and robot­ics train­ing rigs. We also have amaz­ing class­room tech­nol­o­gy which includes Auto­CAD (Com­put­er-Aid­ed Design) and Sol­id Works design pack­ages. We have also invest­ed in 3D print­ing and scan­ning technology. 

Inter­est­ed in join­ing the motor indus­try? We have our own auto­mo­tive centre!

If you’re inter­est­ed in a career in the motor indus­try and would like an unbeat­able expe­ri­ence – read on! Cours­es at Not­ting­ham Col­lege offer an excel­lent spring­board into an auto­mo­tive career, pro­vid­ing you with the knowl­edge you need to suc­ceed as well as prac­ti­cal experience. 

EMTEC, owned and man­aged by Not­ting­ham Col­lege, is one of the lead­ing providers in auto­mo­tive train­ing. Based in Rud­ding­ton, EMTEC is home to our pro­fes­sion­al train­ing cours­es and appren­tice­ships. At EMTEC, you’ll have the oppor­tu­ni­ty to work with big names includ­ing Aston Mar­tin, Tes­la, Bent­ley, Fer­rari, Gen­e­sis, Hyundai, Kia, and SsangYong. 

Our auto­mo­tive cam­pus at Lon­don Road has every­thing you’ll need to build hands-on expe­ri­ence and you’ll be led by expe­ri­enced motor pro­fes­sion­als who will teach you every­thing you’ll need to know.

We offer a range of qual­i­fi­ca­tions, from Entry 3 through to cours­es at Lev­el 1, 2 and 3 that include the ser­vic­ing and repair of elec­tric and hybrid vehi­cles. These new skills and lev­els of tech­ni­cal knowl­edge are already open­ing more job oppor­tu­ni­ties for our stu­dents, with demand expect­ed to con­tin­ue to increase in the future.

A wide range of engi­neer­ing, tech­nol­o­gy, and STEM-based courses

Our cours­es are designed to give you a clear path from study to work. With ongo­ing sup­port from staff with exten­sive expe­ri­ence in your cho­sen field, we will help you move from edu­ca­tion into employ­ment. You can choose to study in Auto­mo­tive, Elec­tri­cal, Fab­ri­ca­tion, Weld­ing, Man­u­fac­tur­ing or Cre­ative engi­neer­ing. On com­ple­tion, you will be award­ed a rel­e­vant sec­tor qual­i­fi­ca­tion. If you choose to, you can progress onto a high­er qual­i­fi­ca­tion with us too.

Inter­est­ed in join­ing us? Find out more at our open evenings

We still have spaces left for our open­ing evening tak­ing place on Wednes­day 10th Novem­ber 2021. It’s a chance to speak to our stu­dents, our staff and explore our facilities.

Appren­tice­ships and Indus­try Experience

Appren­tice­ships are an excel­lent way to start your career. Not only can you earn whilst you learn, you will also be gain­ing prac­ti­cal expe­ri­ence that will help you secure your first job.

We work with lead­ing names in the indus­try, includ­ing Boots PLC, ZF Ser­vices UK Ltd, Reckitt Benckiser. We also have oppor­tu­ni­ties avail­able at The Uni­ver­si­ty of Nottingham. 

We reg­u­lar­ly update our appren­tice­ship page so remem­ber to check back reg­u­lar­ly to apply to the lat­est roles.

To learn more about our appren­tice­ships and to see our cur­rent vacan­cies, head over to this page:

Apply now for 2022!

Appli­ca­tions are now open for our 2022 cours­es. If you already know what you’d like to study, it takes only a few min­utes to register.

If you’re inter­est­ed in study­ing with us, but you haven’t decid­ed on a course yet, you can browse our range of cours­es on the page below too. Our staff are hap­py to pro­vide you with career advice if you need more help with select­ing a course. 

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  • 10th November 2021 (11:27 AM)
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