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Chief Engineer (Y4) - Engineering Skills Test

About this course

The test is designed to allow students to demonstrate basic engineering skills in fitting, assembly, and electrical maintenance. No instruction is given and students must complete all tasks for assessment on their own. 

Students should allow five days for the tasks to be scheduled and completed in the Warsash engineering workshops.

Course content

The tasks cover the following:

  • Safe and efficient use of equipment
  • Inspection and care of equipment; selection and suitability of equipment
  • Use and care of hand tools; safe use of portable power tools
  • Safe use of drilling machines and bench mounted grinders
  • Maintenance and assembly skills - screw down non-return valve overhaul. centrifugal pump overhaul, electric motor overhaul
  • Electrical testing and wiring; recognition of common components, symbols and configuration

How to book

Please contact the admissions team if you require more information about this course:

Telephone: +44 (0)23 8201 5004 
Email: wma.training@solent.ac.uk

Normal office hours are (UK time):
Monday - Thursday: 08.30 - 17.00
Friday 08.30 - 16.30

Please be aware that online bookings will be confirmed with joining information within one working day of the booking being made. Confirmation of payment should be received in the normal way.

Please ensure that you follow the booking process and do not enter payment details more than once, unless you are booking more than one course. If you experience any issues, please email wma.training@solent.ac.uk.

 

Course information

Approvals

MCA

Assessment

Completion of tasks.

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