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City & Guilds Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering

Level 3


The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering covers a range of mechanical manufacturing engineering disciplines related to the Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering sector. It allows learners to demonstrate their occupational competence through the development of skills and gaining of knowledge.


Duration: Session dependent
Hours per Week: Session dependent
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Course Content

Learners must complete all Core Units as listed and a number of Optional Units, details of which are available on request. Core Units: Complying with Statutory Regulations and Organisational Safety Requirements; Using and Interpreting Engineering Drawings and documents; Working efficiently and effectively in Engineering; Setting Centre Lathes for Production; Machining Components using Centre Lathes. City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Engineering, Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering will also be completed by learners at this stage.

Assessment Method

Practical evidence will be assessed in the workplace. Knowledge evidence will be assessed by completion of City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Engineering, Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering, involving a number of written and practical assessments.

Progression Opportunities

Learners who successfully complete Level 3 may progress into supervisory, managerial or technical fields within the Engineering industry. Alternatively, learners may wish to progress to a Foundation Degree in Manufacturing Engineering, or a Level 4 Engineering Apprenticeship.

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Entry Requirements

This is a work related, stand alone competence based qualification, with no formal entry requirements. Learners should have the opportunity to gather work based evidence. This may suit those currently in employment and wish to have their competence within the Engineering sector recognised.

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Course Costs

Total Fee Session dependent
Reduced Fee Session dependent

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Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Campus: Technology And Skills Centre
Week Starting: 11 September 2017
Time: 00:00–00:00
Fee: £0.00
Reduced Fee: £0.00
Places Available: 0
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