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Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Advances Manufacturing Engineering - AWE (Electrical)

Part Time

Course Overview

This course 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, it 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

Further electronics

Electronic measurement and test




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 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 electrical work.

Entry Requirement

This course is only for those that work at AWE. GCSEs in English, Math's and a Science subject at grade C or 4 for recent school leavers.


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

This course is only for those that work at AWE and to apply it must via the Academy at AWE.

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Course Outline

Course Code: ERBL032
Study Mode: Part Time
Location: Basingstoke
Duration: 2 Years
Start Date: 17/09/2021
Day & Time: Part time day release
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