Diploma in Engineering (QCF)

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies

What will you be working towards?

Code NFC00030
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3


The course will give you the experience and recognised qualifications to pursue a career in mechanical engineering. These courses provide a pathway to university or onto advanced apprenticeships. This course has a practical basis. If you want to learn core engineering practical skills as well as doing an academic qualification, then this programme is for you.


Units you may study include: Mathematics for engineering technicians Engineering principles Design and manufacture Business considerations Electronics CAD Engineering project Employability skills

How will it be delivered?

60% Assessment - Coursework 40% Assessment - Exam Apprenticeship Option delivered at CATCH, Stallingborough

Entry requirements

Ideally at least 5 GCSEs at grade 9-5 or A*-C including English and Maths or a Level 2 qualification, but this is subject to discussion at your interview. If you haven't already achieved a GCSE grade 5 or grade C in English or Maths, then you will study either GCSE or Functional Skills English or Maths alongside your other qualifications.