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Level 3 Engineering (Electrical/Electronic) Diploma

Level 3 Engineering (Electrical/Electronic) Diploma

Level 3 Engineering (Electrical/Electronic) Diploma

Level 3 Engineering (Electrical/Electronic) Diploma

Level 3 Engineering (Electrical/Electronic) Diploma

Part Time

Course Overview

This BTEC qualification aims to equip new and existing personnel working in the electronics field with the necessary skills required by a technician.

The course provides a good background in technical engineering, supports underpinning knowledge for NVQs at level 3 and is a recognised technical certificate for the advanced apprenticeship (Level 3).

Course Content

The main course topics will be based on the following:

  • Business systems for technicians
  • Electrical and electronic principles
  • Engineering design
  • Further electronics
  • Electronic measurement and test
  • Microelectronics
  • Mathematics
  • Project
  • Communications for technicians
  • 'Principles and applications of electronic devices and circuits


After completing this course you should be able to:

  • Demonstrate your understanding of basic electrical and electronic principles
  • Use a range of electronic laboratory equipment
  • Use electronic software packages
  • Make accurate measurements of circuit parameters
  • Demonstrate fault-finding skills on electronic circuits and equipment
  • Demonstrate competency in problem-solving
  • Report clearly and concisely on your electronic work.

Entry Requirement

GCSE English, maths and science grade C/4 or above.

The following may also be acceptable: BTEC First Certificate or Diploma, certain C&G qualifications, BTEC GNVQ Intermediate.

Applications from mature learners without any of these above may be considered.


Continual assessment methods are used. These include assignments and project work.

Where does this course lead to

The course offers progression to the HNC and is a recognised means of career progression within the engineering industry.

How to Enrol

You can enrol directly on this course if you have the entry requirements noted above.

If you would like to enrol but do not have the entry requirements please email with your contact details or telephone 01256 306484.

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Course Outline

Course Code: ERBL030

Study Mode: Part Time

Location: Basingstoke

Duration: 2 Years

Start Date: 18/09/2024

Day & Time: Wed 9am to 5pm

Tuition Fees: £8785.00

Registration Fees: £221.00

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