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BTEC Extended First Certificate in Engineering

Vocational • Level 2

BTEC Extended First Certificate in Engineering

Vocational • Level 2

Type of LearningSchool Leaver

Course CodeA2473

Study ModeFull Time

Duration1 year

Awarded ByPearson

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About the course

This qualification is aimed at learners preparing for technical and professional roles in mechanical engineering, for example mechanical engineering technician or mechanical fitter. Upon completion of the course learners will typically continue to progress onto a level 3 engineering BTEC or an Advanced Apprenticeship within a variety of Engineering pathways. Learners gain skills and knowledge from studying a range of units, including metallic and non-metallic materials, design, CAD/CAM systems and machining. Maths and Science are the underpinning principles of Engineering and will be covered extensively as this is a key requirement for most professional engineering roles.

Type of LearningSchool Leaver

Course CodeA2473

Study ModeFull Time

Duration1 year

CostQuestion tooltip iconFree

Awarded ByPearson

Start Date/s

31/08/2021

Entry requirements

A minimum of two GCSEs at grade 5, preferably grade 5 in maths. All applications will be reviews on an individual basis.

Modules

Maths, electrical, Investing engineering product, CAD/CAM, machining, Engineering Interpretation and Engineering world.

Assessment

Portfolio, assignments and two external exams

Careers & Progression

Upon completion of the course learners will typically continue to progress onto a level 3 engineering BTEC or an Advanced Apprenticeship within a variety of Engineering pathways.

Additional Details

Extra curricular activities

You will have the opportunity to attend a range of trips, visits and guest speaker seminars. Previous trips have included, volunteering project in Thailand, a number industry trips in and around East Lancashire, paintballing, tour of Manchester City's stadium and the Museum of Science and Industry

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