Level Two City & Guilds Certificate in Marine Systems Engineering and Maintenance

This course is aimed at those who would like to progress into the marine industry,  this course is designed as an intermediate qualification that will allow progression from a level one qualification but is also suitable for employed people with practical skills but no formal qualifications.

This course is available as part of a full-time study programme for 16 to 18 year olds, and as a part time course for adults aged 19 and over.  Please ask learner services for details.

What will I study?

  • Introduction to the marine industry
  • Marine engineering processes and principles
  • Service and maintenance of marine engines
  • Service and maintenance of marine propulsion units


How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed by a range of techniques to include observation of practical activities in workshops, oral questioning, written reports and online testing.         

Entry requirements

  • Four GCSEs grade D/3 or above
  • Or level one diploma
  • Or introductory diploma
  • Or NVQ level one
  • Or equivalent

What next?

This qualification allows you to progress onto the level three course or employment in the light marine industry  or  an apprenticeship in the engineering industry.

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Full Time 2018 Higher Education 2018 Autumn Part-time course guide Apprenticeship Guide