Start your learner journey towards becoming an engineer with the Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Engineering. Designed and co-created with industry to allow you to develop the essential skills required for progression to university and or employment. The design and manufacture pathway allows you to gain access to the latest technologies such as CNC machinery, 3D printers and CAD/CAM software. You will undertake practical assessments so you can learn how to apply your skills and knowledge in real industry scenarios. Upon completion of this two year course you can progress onto the FdSc/HNC Manufacturing and Mechatronic Engineering or consider employment within the sector.
"I chose to study an engineering focused degree because there is so much to learn. The tutors are great and have so much industry knowledge which they share with you. The staff are really helpful if you need guidance. My apprenticeship is with Spirent Communications and I won 'Apprentice of the Year' in 2015 at the Apprenticeship Awards, which I'm really proud of."Sophie Westerman
We have courses to suit everyone so if you haven’t found exactly what you’re looking for yet, we recommend you take a look at the following courses. We’ve selected these for you based on your interests.
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