Engineering - Open Access

Course Type: Adult leisure and hobby, Adult qualifications and professional Campus: Broadwater Campus

Why this course?

Mechanical engineering

The course provides access to an engineering workshop with a wide range of equipment to enable students to complete their projects - for example car parts, vintage motorcycle engineering etc. The course is open to students of all abilities.

We will cover all workshop processes, milling, turning, fitting and anything else the student requires to complete their projects.

By the end of the course you will be able to use a wide range of equipment and machines to make and repair items for your projects to a reasonable standard. You will understand safety in the workshop and safe use of equipment.


Tutor: Phil Beckett


Start dates

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Code Start Campus Times Duration Fees ?
CL0152-1C 22 Sep 2020 Broadwater Tuesdays 6.00 - 8.30pm 30 Weeks £431.00

Course topics

  • Milling
  • Turning
  • Welding
  • Fitting 
  • Anything else that the student requires to complete their project

Why the MET?

Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (MET) was created from the merger of City College Brighton and Northbrook College. It draws on 150 years of heritage, history and experience. 

We operate across five campuses in Brighton, Shoreham and Worthing, and teach around 7,500 adult learners. 

Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims. 

Whatever your chosen subject, we have the facilities to ensure you get the most out of your learning experience. 

Course fees

This course is eligible for a 50% discount if you are in receipt of certain benefits. This discounted fee is shown as category B below:

Course fees:

A. £431

B. £215.50

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Additional costs

Overalls/dustcoat and safety shoes should be worn. We do not have a large stock of materials so students requiring large quantities of steel, brass, aluminium or stainless steel will need to supply their own.




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