Course overviewEngineering Technologies Level 3 City of Bristol College
This full-time qualification will give you specialist knowledge and practical skills in engineering. You will gain the practical experience you need to advance your engineering career.
If you’re aged 19+ and this will be your first Level 3 course, it could be free for you under the government’s National Skills Fund (NSF) scheme. Get in touch to find out more.
Dates and applications
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|Course Code||Dates||Duration||Days||Hours per week||Start Time||Location||Fee|
|LPF1637C01-1||11/09/2023 - 01/07/2024||1 years||Date/Day(s) Being Finalised||12.50||10:15||Parkway Centre||
This course costs £3345. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Who is this course for?
This course is for learners on a range of Engineering pathways.
You may be undertaking an Advanced Apprenticeship or a 16-19-year-old looking to pursue a career in the engineering sector.
The qualification may also be suitable for adults aged 19 and over who are considering a career move into the engineering sector.
What you'll learn
This qualification has one mandatory core unit, which will give you an understanding of engineering environmental health and safety.
In addition, you will study six additional units relating to your study path and desired specialism.
Course entry requirements
Students must be at least 16 years old.
To join this course a strong mathematical ability is a must. You should possess five GCSEs at Grade 4 (C) or above which must include maths, science and English.
How is the course delivered and assessed?
Assessment methods within this qualification include:
- An on-screen multiple-choice examination for one mandatory unit and one optional unit
- Centre marked practical and theory assessments for the second mandatory unit and other units within a pathway.
Future career and study opportunities
On completion of this course, you will be able to progress onto higher-level Engineering courses.
You will need to provide your own personal protective equipment (PPE) in the form of boots and uniform/clothing. You will also need pens, books, drawing equipment and a scientific calculator.
For guidance on which career path to take, to explore career options related to our courses, find out which careers are in demand, and then get the training you need.