Engineering Technology

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Organisation profile

Customised training programmes to meet the needs of employers
State of the art facilities for the delivery of training programmes
Recruitment services for local employers
Assessment and accreditation for National and International Examination bodies
Cavan Institute is a FETAC quality assured centre.
FETAC Awards at Cavan Institute
are Quality Assured

are Nationally and Internationally recognised

Training aim

This course may be of interest to students who are considering pursuing a degree in Engineering. It is also of particular relevance to those who require a science subject or Mathematics to progress

Learning objectives

Upon completion of this course students will have gained a theoretical understanding of, and acquired practical competencies in the following:
good work practices including adherence to health and safety in an engineering workshop environment
common measuring and inspection techniques used in the engineering industry
CNC programming
the properties of engineering materials and be aware of common machining methods

the use of a range of tools and equipment (e.g. milling machine, lathe)

Course outline

Engineering Workshop Processes
Work Experience
Engineering Workshop Theory
Materials Science
Control Systems
Safety and Health at Work
Computer Aided Draughting (2D)

Information Technology Skills

Trainer's profile

All Trainers are recognised by Teaching council

Course duration

1 Year

Assessment & certification

FETAC Level 5

Award Code: CENGT

Who should attend

Entry Requirements:
Leaving Certificate
Leaving Certificate Applied
FETAC Level 4 Major Award

Mature Applicants