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Level 2 Diploma in Performing Manufacturing Operations

The fully-funded course is designed for anyone working within a range of manufacturing industries.
9 months

This level 2 course enables individuals to demonstrate competence in their job roles and to develop the essential work-based skills required to work effectively in the manufacturing industry.

When does the course start?

This course can be started immediately, at a time that is best suited to you.

Course content and assessment

To achieve the Level 2 Diploma in Performing Manufacturing Engineering (QCF), learners must complete two mandatory units and four optional units.

Mandatory units:

  • Complying with statutory regulations and organisational safety requirements
  • Contributing to effective team working

Optional unit examples: job-specific

  • Preparing and concluding manufacturing operations
  • Recording and reporting inspection and test results and producing products
  • Transferring materials
  • Ensuring effective handover of manufacturing

To successfully achieve a unit the learner must gather evidence that shows that they have met the required standard in the assessment criteria.


Evidence can take a variety of different forms including the following examples:

  • Direct observation of the learner’s performance by their Skills Development Coach
  • Outcomes from oral or written questioning
  • Product evidence of the learner’s work
  • Professional discussion



What will I achieve?

On successful completion, learners will achieve a Level 2 Diploma in Performing Manufacturing Operations.

What are the entry requirements?

Learners must be employed in a role relevant to the quaification.

This course is suitable for anyone aged 16 and over.

Where will I study?

All training takes place on the employer’s premises with regular visits from a designated Skills Development Coach.

How much does the course cost?

The course is FREE for anyone who meets the eligibility requirements, please email us to find out more.