Engineering Technology

Engineering Technology  Level 5
(Pre-Apprenticeship)

QQI Award (Level 5 – 5M2061)

This full time Level 5 course is designed to meet the needs of a variety of students who wish to explore a number of areas in a pre-apprenticeship setting.  This course aims to develop skills, knowledge and expertise essential to gaining an apprenticeship in a range of trades in the building industry.

Entry Requirements

  • Candidates need to have completed Leaving Certificate, Leaving Cert Applied or equivalent.
  • Mature applicants welcome
  • Interview

Course Content

  • Engineering Workshop Processes
  • Work Experience
  • Computer Aided Draughting (2D)
  • Wood Fabrication
  • Mathematics Level 5
  • Electronics
  • Safety and Health
  • Customer Services
Note that modules may change from year to year to reflect the changing building environment.

Career Opportunities

Students will have developed pre-apprenticeship skills which will make them eligible for employment and progression into a range of trades.

Course Charges

Year 1: €695*

* includes €200 Govt. charge