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Engineering

Our engineering courses are designed to provide you with the skills you’ll need for a successful career. Our experienced tutors at our purpose-built Engineering Innovation Centre are devoted to helping you on the road to success.

Engineering courses

Why choose engineering at West Notts?

State-of-the-art facilities

Our Engineering Innovation Centre includes innovative technologies and state-of-the-art equipment to ensure you have the most up-to-date knowledge and skills for your chosen industry.

Tutors with industry know-how

You'll be taught by professional tutors with industry experience to ensure you receive the right training to be ready to work in this demanding sector.

Great opportunities

Our partnerships with some of the UK’s biggest firms, also provide wide unique opportunities to secure exciting work placements and apprenticeships.

Showcase your talents

Engineering students have previously held showcases to impress local employers with innovative practice, ideas and design.

Be part of the 'Learning Company'

If you’re interested in the world of 3D printing and CAD design, you can sign-up for our design and manufacture project. Using the college’s state-of-the-art 3D printers, you can be part of a team that designing, prototyping and machine-building tool parts to be used by different departments across the college.

 

Our facilities

Our new robotics and automation suite is second-to-none and is home to a range of robots from the UK’s number one robotics company: ABB. We’re the only college in the country with Emau robots. We are working in partnership with Italy-based robotics specialist, Comau. This equipment will be pre-loaded with learning lessons and outcomes to teach automation and robotics at various levels. We also work with the electrical controls specialist, PNE Controls, who are upgrading our HAS Automation assembly line, currently in OL114.

The centre also boasts a dedicated LRC and computer suites, hybrid workstations, 3D printers, and more.

 

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Why choose West Notts?

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100% A Level pass rate in 2020.

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One of the top colleges in the UK for student satisfaction.**Learner Exit Survey 2019/20

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An extensive bus service across Mansfield and the surrounding area.

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We have four campuses each boasting a number of state-of-the-art facilities.

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