BTEC NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering Maintenance – Mechanical


Work based vocational qualification. You will need to be employed in this sector and would typically be working as a maintenance engineer.

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NVQ Engineering Maintenance – Mechanical is specific to those working in a maintenance role. We have engineers from many different industries completing this qualification:

Theme Park Maintenance

Offshore Maintenance

Water Industry Maintenance

Wind Turbines Maintenance

Gas Turbine Maintenance

Manufacturing line maintenance

Warehouse/Logistics Industry Maintenance

Mobile Cranes Inspection/Testing

Fork Lift Truck Maintenance

Tool and Plant Hire

Who is this course for?

The NVQ Engineering Maintenance – Mechanical, there are a number of pathways which you can go down. Each pathway specifies a number of mandatory units, but they are all taken from the same core of units


How long do I get to complete this qualification?

You are allowed 12 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 month by month basis.

Group A – Mandatory Units: (All 6 must be completed)

Handing Over and Confirming Completion of Maintenance Activities (T/600/5516)

Complying with Statutory Regulations and Organisational Safety Requirements (A/601/5013)

Using and Interpreting Engineering Data and Documentation (Y/601/5102)

Working Efficiently and Effectively in Engineering (K/601/5055)

Carrying Out Fault Diagnosis on Mechanical Equipment (T/600/5533)

Maintaining Mechanical Equipment (H/600/5544)


Group B – Optional Units: (Plus 2 of the following units (77 Credits))

Restoring Mechanical Components to Usable Condition by Repair (A/600/5551) (47 Cr)

Producing Replacement Components for Maintenance Activities (H/600/5558) (47 Cr)

Carrying Out Preventative Planned Maintenance on Mechanical Equipment (A/600/5565) (38 Cr)

Carrying Out Condition Monitoring of Plant and Equipment (A/600/5582) (39 Cr)

Assisting in the Installation of Mechanical Equipment (J/600/5634) (48 Cr)



Group C – Optional Units: (Plus 2 of units (27 Credits))

Too many to list…

CSCS Card Eligibility

By enrolling on this course, you can meet one of the requirements to apply for the RED CSCS – TRAINEE card.

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By Completing this course, you will meet one of the requirements to apply for the Blues CSCS – Skilled Worker Card

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Red CSCS Trainee card
Blue CSCS Card - Skilled Worker, NVQ, Vocational

Engineering Council Eligibility


By completing this course, you will be eligible for the Professional Grade of EngTECH.

This course has been approved by the Institute of Engineering & Technology and counts towards EngTECH status.

For full details of this scheme, please see the IET webpage here ->

IET Approved Scheme
Additional Information
Awarding Organisation (AO)

Pearson (Edexcel)


Portfolio of Evidence






12 Months