There is no better time to come to Nelson and Colne College to study Engineering – with £2million recently being invested into the department. Engineering is the backbone of British Industry and is a rapidly growing sector. Our courses at NCC will help you learn both theoretical and practical engineering topics, while developing your employability skills and building your industry knowledge. As well as offering a unique Pre-Apprenticeship Programme, there is also opportunity to take part in an annual engineering showcase.

To find out more about the range of courses available in Engineering download our department booklet.


Courses Available

Case Studies


Phillip Tetley

Phillip Tetley – Mechanical Engineering. Former pupil of The Skipton Academy (Aireville High School). Achieved Triple Distinction* in Mechanical Engineering. Now secured a full-time job at Keighley Laboratories Ltd.


Amy Crawshaw

Amy Crawshaw – Mechanical Engineering. Former pupil of Colne Park High School. Achieved Triple Distinction* in Extended Diploma in Mechanical Engineering. Now reading Mechanical Engineering at the University of Leeds.

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