AMET adult curriculum

AMET adult curriculum

There are a selection of qualifications open to adults as part of the Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering Training (AMET) Centres in Warrington and Winsford. This includes vocational qualifications, higher education courses and apprenticeship opportunities.

Our courses are ideal whether you are looking to start your career in engineering or manufacturing, or you already work in the industry and are looking to develop your professional development. With courses available at different levels based on your current qualifications, skills and experience; we can support you in finding the best place to pick up your studies and take the next step in your career.

For further information on any of the qualifications available through the AMET Centre or support in establishing which course best fits your requirements get in touch with our Learner Services Team on 01925 494400. They can answer your questions, advise on student finance options or support you in the application process.

Vocational study programmes

Engineering Diploma Level 3
Electrical Installation Level 2 

Higher Education

General Engineering HNC (Part Time)
General Engineering HND
Engineering Manufacturing Technician Level 4

Why should I choose Warrington & Vale Royal College for a higher education course?

  • Affordable course prices – our full-time fees are £5,995 and part-time fees are £2,997 per year
  • Great results
  • Fabulous facilities on campus
  • Excellent links with employers
  • Small class sizes
  • One-to-one support and guidance
  • Easily accessible by car and public transport


View all our higher education courses available at our college.


Engineering Operative Level 2
Engineering Technician (Machinist) Level 3
Engineering Technician (Technical Support) Level 3
Maintenance Operations & Engineering Technician (MOET) Level 3
Electrical Installation Level 3
Engineering Manufacturing Technician Level 4

To apply for an apprenticeship with the college, please contact our Apprenticeships Team on:  01925 494271 or by e-mailing

We have an apprenticeship matching service available to help match your skills and experience to one of our existing vacancies. If there are no current vacancies we will add you to our Skills Pool in anticipation of any future vacancies we receive. The team can also support you with your CV, applications and interview preparation.

Find out more about our apprenticeships and the apprenticeship matching service available at our college.


Please note: courses are subject to demand.


AMET Supporters Panel

Calling local and regional businesses!
NOW is the time to get involved!

We are looking for local and regional businesses, from across a number of industries to support us in the success of our AMET Centres.

  • Are you a manufacturing or engineering business based in Cheshire?
  • Do you currently or would you like in the future to employ apprentices?
  • Would you like to upskill your current workforce?
  • Would you like to improve productivity and secure growth in your organisation?
  • Would you like to support local young people in gaining access to your industry?

Yes? Then please get in touch!

Call our Employer Engagement Team today on 01925 494271 or email