Level 3 BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Engineering
What are the Course Details?
This Level 3 qualification will help you to progress into a career in mechanical engineering. Throughout the course you will learn how to develop your mechanical skills in preparation for a career in engineering.
Is the Course for Me?
What are the Entry Requirements?
If you haven’t already achieved a GCSE grade 4 or grade C in English or maths, then you will study either GCSE or functional skills English or maths alongside your other qualifications.
What will I Learn?
- Engineering and environmental health and safety
- Maintenance engineering principles
- Employability skills
- Maths in engineering
- Computer aided design
- Maintenance of mechanical systems
- Mechanical engineering principles
Students can study a range of GCSEs or AS Levels alongside their main vocational qualification.
*Please note there are additional qualifications available, this will be discussed with you at interview.
How will I Learn?
How will I be Assessed?
Are there any Trips or Visits?
Is there any Work Experience?
What can I Progress to?
What Equipment is Required?
Equal Opportunities for All
The College is committed to reducing and eliminating all forms of disadvantage and discrimination by legislation and positive action.
The progression towards equality will ensure that no group receives less favourable treatment, thereby enabling all learners, regardless of race, religious belief, gender, sexuality, gender reassignment, pregnancy/maternity, age and disability to have equal access to the provision of goods, services, education, training, facilities and premises.
The College will develop relevant procedures to eliminate all forms of direct, indirect and combined discrimination relating to the equality strands (the ‘protected characteristics’ as defined within the tenets of the Equality Act 2010).
NB: Detailed content of this course could change as a result of Awarding Body updates.