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Level 1 Performing Engineering Operations CG NVQ Certificate

This engineering programme is the perfect option for you if you wish to take your very first steps into engineering. The course covers the fundamental skills and knowledge common to mechanical engineering practices.

Key Information

  • Course Level

    Level 1

  • Duration

    1 Year

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Units you may study:


  • Working safely in an engineering environment
  • Carrying out engineering activities efficiently and effectively
  • Using and communicating technical information
  • Producing components using hand fitting techniques
  • Producing components using milling and turning equipment

Assessment Method

Portfolio Building

Both maths and English below Grade 4

Level 2 Diploma in Performing Engineering operations

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.


We are experiencing some technical issues with the apply system.  If you are having difficulties with this as an alternative you can download an Application Form (PDF) – this can be edited directly on your device, then saved and emailed to our central admissions Team centraladmissions@don.ac.uk


Apply online Make an enquiry Call 0800 358 7575

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

Visit our International pages for more information and contact details