Size & Structure:
1080 Guided Learning Hours equivalent in size to three A Levels.
15 units of which 7 are mandatory and 3 are external.
Mandatory content (56%).
External assessment (33%).
This qualification has been designed as a two-year, full-time course that meets entry requirements in its own right for learners wanting to progress to employment in engineering. Learners gain relevant skills and knowledge from studying a range of content focused on electrical/electronic and mechanical disciplines, for example, electrical machines and maintenance of mechanical systems. Progression could be either directly to employment in Level 3 job roles, higher apprenticeship programs, or via higher education courses in engineering.
Secondary School Certificate (Science Group) / O Level (Science) / Equivalent
Three (03) years