Engineering and manufacturing
What is this qualification?
This qualification has been developed to provide learners with extensive underpinning knowledge and related practical skills in a range of engineering subjects, along with practical experience and expectations of the situations that they could face in an engineering job role. It could also provide learners with the opportunity to progress to a higher level course.
What are the pre-requisites?
Learners must be at least 16 years old. There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However, learners must have the potential to achieve all aspects of the qualification. In particular, learners should be able to demonstrate that they have the minimum levels of literacy and numeracy required to comply with the health and safety aspects of the scheme, the completion of the learning outcomes, and the assessments.
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is predominantly for learners in full time education and are interested in pursuing a career in the engineering sector. The qualification is also suitable for other learners, including adults, who would like to progress to a higher level course
It is suitable for learners aged: