BTEC L3 Certificate in Engineering

This 30 Credit qualification is equivalent to 0.5 A’ levels

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What is BTEC National?

BTEC L3 Certificate in Engineering is a technical level qualification which will help the learner to move up to a Higher Education (HE) qualification. It will give the learner an excellent foundation at technician level and can be incorporated into an apprenticeship. There are mandatory units which are common to all engineering disciplines, and the optional units to make up the 30, 60, 90 or 120 credits.

What does the course consist of?

All units are delivered via our Learning Management System online, so is available 24/7. Assessment is through our e-portfolio, which is where you upload your assignments to. We have a wealth of experience within the team to support you through your studies. Here are the units we have to offer in Engineering.

The BTEC L3 Certificate in Engineering is made up of 30 Credits – 3 Units – Equivalent to 0.5 A Levels [500/8156/1]

Mandatory Units (Choose 2)

Unit 001 – Health and Safety in the Engineering Workplace

And 1 of the following:

Unit 005 – Mechanical Principles and Applications

Unit 006 – Electrical & Electronic Principles

Optional Units (Choose 1)


Unit 004 – Mathematics for Engineering Technicians*

Unit 010 – Properties and Applications of Engineering Materials

Unit 016 – Engineering Drawing for Technicians

Unit 035 – Principles and Applications of Electronic Devices and Circuits


*(recommended choice if you want to go further in Engineering)


How long do I get to complete this course?


You are allowed 6 months to complete from registration. Your progress can be monitored in OneFile as we will program your start and finish dates. If you do not complete within the given time, you can extend on a unit by unit basis at the individual unit price.


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Awarding Organisation (AO)

Pearson (Edexcel)


Assignments, Quiz






6 Months