What is the Level 3 Foundation Award in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering?
The Level 3 Foundation Award in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering has been designed to meet the minimum requirements of the Development phase of many of the Trailblazer standards in Engineering, including the Mechatronics Maintenance Technician. It has been designed as the entry level opportunity and includes the one mandatory unit. Learners completing the Foundation Award will have to complete a number of additional optional units to meet the minimum requirements, and the structure will allow employers to select optional units that meet the needs of their business. The achievement of this qualification is part of the gateway process towards End-Point Assessment and will enable learners to achieve their Apprenticeship Standard.
AMEU001 – Health and Safety in the Engineering Workplace
Optional Units – Units
Learners will need to choose 2 of the following to make up 180 GLH:
AMEU003 – Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
AMEU007 – Properties and Applications of Engineering Materials
AMEU008 – Mechanical Principles of Engineering Systems
AMEU009 – Applications of Mechanical Systems in Engineering
AMEU012 – Engineering Drawing for Technicians
AMEU024 – Principles and Applications of Electronic Devices and Circuits
AMEU025 – Engineering Maintenance Procedures and Techniques
AMEU056 – Electrical and Electronic Principles in Engineering