Engineering Trades 2

ETR2
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Lawrence

Prerequisites

If you did not take a pathway course at Level 1, or achieved fewer than 14 credits in that course, you will need HOD approval


• Practical programme based on two major projects, using a range of modern and traditional construction methods.
• Development of practical hand tool skills and modern machine use.

This course undertaken in a Engineering Workshop.


Course Overview

Term 1
Safety and machinery induction.
First practical commences - Complex Gear-knob project.
Measuring, marking out, shaping filing finishing.

Term 2
Machining.
Milling
Turning

Term 3
Second practical commences 'No Twist Clamp'

Term 4
Final assessment based on performance over 2 practical projects.

Learning Areas:

Technology



Pathway

Engineering Trades 3

Pathway Tags

Tertiary Engineering courses, Apprenticeship, Fitter Turner, Mechanical Engineer, Toolmaker