SWIOT Engineering and Manufacturing Courses

Engineering and manufacturing are the beating hearts of global industry. These fast-paced, ever-evolving, innovative industries are in everything we use, everything we see, and everywhere we go.

That’s why the world needs an engineering and manufacturing workforce that is qualified, well-trained, passionate, and dedicated. And that’s why you should considering studying at Petroc’s Institute of Technology.

Taught by our team of industry-expert tutors; we have educational programmes ranging from Level 3 Diplomas and Apprenticeships, right through to Foundation Degrees, BSc Degree Apprenticeships, and Level 6 qualifications.

With courses available in highly sought-after skill sectors, such as mechanical design, tool making, and mechatronics, all the way through to product design and manufacture, and electronics; no matter where your engineering passion lies, we’re sure to have a course to suit.

What’s more, you’ll get to develop your theoretical knowledge and practical skills in Petroc’s newly-developed, state-of-the-art SWIoT facility; at our Engineering Centre of Excellence.

Our Engineering Centre of Excellence is a purpose-built, specialist training facility; professionally-equipped with the very latest in industry equipment. With high-tech CAD facilities, 3D printing, electronics design and assembly, a fabrication and welding workshop, CNC and manual machining, and a bench fitting workshop; all you need bring is your enthusiasm to learn.

Engineering and Manufacturing at Petroc; we’re here to provide you with the tools to create your perfect future.

If you would like further information about the IoT or any of our courses, please contact iot@petroc.ac.uk.


EAL Diploma in Engineering - FTB071 Level 3
EAL Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Electronics) - PTB159 Level 3 
EAL Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Mechanical) - PTB160L Level 3
Engineering Technician (Product Design and Development) - Apprenticeship (Standard) - AB190 Level 3
Engineering Technician (Machinist) Apprenticeship (Standard) - AB183 Level 3
Engineering Technician (Mechatronics) - Apprenticeship (Standard) - AB177 Level 3
Engineering Technician (Technical Support) - Apprenticeship (Standard) - AB186 Level 3
Engineering Technician (Tool Maker and Tool Die Maintenance) Apprenticeship (Standard) - AB187 Level 3
Higher National Certificate in Mechanical Design and Manufacture - HEB116 Level 4 
Higher National Certificate in Electronics - HEB600 Level 4
Foundation Degree in Mechanical Design & Manufacture - HEB300 Level 4-5
Foundation Degree in Production and Manufacturing - HEB127 Level 5
BSc (Hons) Integrated Technologies Engineering - HEB126 Level 6

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