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ETCAL Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Engineering Technical Support

Level 3


The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Engineering Technical Support has been designed for those learners who require specific knowledge within the Manufacturing sector of engineering. Success in the qualification will recognise an ability to competently perform practical work and an understanding of the related technology.


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Course Content

A blend of compulsory Core units and optional units support local industry requirements for specific occupational pathways such as CAD Design, Quality, Production Planning, Management and CNC programming. Other optional units include Testing and Software Development.

Assessment Method

Practical evidence will be assessed in the workplace. Knowledge evidence will be assessed by completion of a BTEC L3 Diploma in 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 HNC.

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Entry Requirements

A relevant Level 2 qualification or previous experience within the Engineering sector recognised.

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