FITTING & TURNING N1 - N3

What is this program about?

The students do the theoretical components, in order to qualify for an apprenticeship as a motor mechanic.

Career Opportunities

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • Boilermaking
  • Automotive Repair and Maintenance
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Tool Making
  • Fitting and Machining
  • Welding

What will I be able to perform?

  • Take part in the manufacturing of tools
  • Take part in the operation and maintenance of machines
  • Extract tools, equipment and processes to produce components
  • Create sketches and computer aided designs (CAD)
  • Interpret and produce engineering drawings and maps

Are you ready to find out how we can help you succeed?

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SUBJECTS

N1

Fitting & Turning

Engineering Drawings

Engineering Science

Mathematics

N2

Fitting & Turning

Engineering Drawings

Engineering Science

Mathematics

N3

Fitting & Turning

Engineering Drawings

Engineering Science

Mathematics

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN

FITTING & TURNING

This subject teaches learners how to operate and monitor drilling machines, milling machines, surface grinding machines and lathes. It also includes welding/joining of metals, heat exchangers and maintenance.

ENGINEERING DRAWINGS

Engineering Drawings teaches students to identify the function of engineering drawings, and interpret these drawings as an accurate and meaningful manner of communication.

MATHEMATICS

Mathematics teaches mathematical terminology, identification of appropriate formula, SI units and derived units. Students will learn how to apply basic mathematical principles and seek solutions to mathematical and scientific problems by logical reasoning.

ENGINEERING SCIENCE

Engineering Science teaches scientific principles, the use of correct science terminology, application of SI units, use of symbols, formulae and abbreviations.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

1 Trimester per Level

N1-N3 = 3 Trimesters of 10 weeks each plus examinations (1 Year)

AVAILABLE AT

  • Kathu Campus
  • Namaqualand Campus
  • Upington Campus