Engineering Diploma Level 3

Engineering Diploma Level 3

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Engineering Diploma Level 3

This is a highly advanced level 3 course that requires you to have completed a relevant level 2 qualification.

It has been designed for you to develop your skills further in electro mechanical sectors. This will give you the knowledge and skills to progress onto an advanced level apprenticeship or employment as either a mechanical engineer, mechanical maintenance, electrical maintenance or electrical engineer.

In this course you build on skills built at level 2. The mode of study will be similar however there are a number of units that require a slightly more academic approach. You will be working on Fluid power and electrical principles.

This course may not run depending on the number of applicants.



Duration 1 year
Study mode Full Time
Start date 09/09/2019
Campus Printworks Campus
Course code 71455-01
Fee 16 - 18: no fee. 19+ £5421

What you learn

Mandatory units:

  • Health and Safety
  • Environmental Awareness

Six optional units:

  • Maintenance Principles
  • Mechanical Maintenance
  • Electrical Installation
  • Electrical Principles
  • CAD
  • Fluid power


How you will be assessed

Mandatory units will be assessed through online multiple choice examination. Mandatory unit three will be internally assessed. Optional units will be assessed through successful completion of a number of practical and written tasks. 

Where is the course delivered (facilities / classrooms)

Printworks Campus

Entry requirements

You will be required to have a range of GCSEs including grade 3 (D) in maths and English.

Alternatively the successful completion of a level 2 programme.

A satisfactory college admissions interview is also needed.


What's next

After successful completion of this course you will be able to progress onto an advanced level apprenticeship in the industry.

Alternatively you could seek employment.

Campus Locations

Printworks Campus

Hunslet Road
West Yorkshire
LS10 1JY
0113 3861997
Nearest train station
Leeds Central Station, 0.7 MilesWebsite