L2 School of Mechanical Engineering

ENS22
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hite

The National Certificate in Mechanical Engineering Technology is an introductory qualification that has been developed for secondary school students interested in mechanical engineering, machining, tool making, fabrication, and engineering maintenance.

This course covers the first stage of the National Certificate, Level 2 and is particularly relevant for students wishing to pursue an engineering apprenticeship or related trade. Students will learn a range of theoretical and practical skills including gas and mig welding. 

A pre-requisite of this course is the purchase of a Mini Motorbike kit (approx $350).

All students are required to adhere to Health and Safety Work Act 2016, which includes wearing covered footwear at all times. Students can only choose either AUT22 or ENS22, not both.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$350 Mini Motor Kit


Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of ENS12 or at discretion of LOL


Standards Available
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 2395 v9 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of the selection, use, and care of engineering hand tools
2
I
4
U.S. 2396 v7 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of the selection, use, and care of portable hand held engineering power tools
2
I
4
U.S. 21907 v3 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of safe welding principles and quality assurance under supervision
2
I
4
U.S. 21909 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of fasteners used in mechanical engineering
2
I
1
U.S. 21911 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of safety on engineering worksites
2
I
2
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.