Fulltime Classroom Engineering, manufacturing and construction

Engineering Technology

This programme is aimed at those who wish to pursue a career in the Engineering Industry. It introduces the students to both the practical and theory elements of modern engineering. Students will also get an insight to the drawing aspect in engineering through board and computerised drawing. This course will gear students towards apprenticeship work of continuing on to third level education.

Target Award

QQI Engineering Technology – 5M2061

Start Date: 02-09-2024 Hours/week: 18 Hrs 45 Mins Duration: 33 weeks


Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Education Requirements
NFQ Level 4 or equivalent when accessing a Level 5 programme.
CERFL proficiency at B2 for access to Level 5 courses for those whose first language is not English
Mature learner entry requirements available via the local ETB pathway
Additional requirements may apply to non-EU/EEA Applicants and may be subject to full international fees (Please refer to Information for International Learners) *Each provider may have additional requirements, not outlined above.

Age Requirements
Minimum statutory school leaving age (16+)

Learning Aptitude
Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.

Previous Experience
Applicants must be able to demonstrate a moderate range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course, be able to work with responsibility and demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative.

Module Award Body
Work Experience Work Experience (5N1356) QQI
Safety And Health At Work Safety & Health at Work (5N1794) QQI
Engineering Workshop Processes Level 5 Engineering Workshop Processes (5N1608) QQI
Mathematics Level 5 Mathematics (5N1833) QQI
Communications Level 5 Communications (5N0690) QQI
Design Skills Design Skills (5N0784) QQI
Engineering Drawing Engineering Drawing (5N1607) QQI
Engineering Workshop Theory Engineering Workshop Theory (5N2136) QQI
Continuous Improvement in Manufacturing Continuous Improvement in Manufacturing (5N1915) QQI
Learning Outcomes
On completion of this programme learners will have the skills, knowledge and competencies to safely utilise a range of techniques and processes to solve engineering related challenges and or to progress to further and or higher education or training.


Dungarvan College


Youghal Road, Dungarvan, Co Waterford


  • Free Parking
  • Wheel Chair Access

Contact Details

Course Contact:
Marian Dennehy