Level 3 30 Credit Plus Level 2 Diploma Plus A Vocationally Related Qualification (VRQ)

Introduction: Choosing to study engineering is a great way to open up loads of future career opportunities. Whether you want to work in industry, specialise in a particular area or eventually go on to run your own consultancy firm, our courses will give you an understanding of the specialist work related skills that are in demand by many employers.

Attendance: Full Time

Duration: One year

Start Date: September 2016

Location: NETA Training Group, Stockton-On-Tees

What will I do? Our engineering courses cover a wide range of services and technical skills relevant to electrical, mechanical and manufacturing engineering. Learning in a hands on environment you’ll get the technical knowhow along with important lessons in health and safety, communications, science and maths. A VRQ is a course that gives students the skills and knowledge to meet the standards of a particular industry, in this case it’s engineering.

How will I learn? By successfully completing tasks set by NETA’s Tutors which may include performing practical construction of physical structures, mechanical devices and electronic circuits, programming machinery, carrying out assignments and tests in a realistic industrial working environment.

How am I assessed? The PEO Engineering course is made up of six units (three mandatory and three from a list of optional units including fabrication, design and mechanical engineering). Each of the units is assessed using a range of methods including written tasks, discussions and practical activities. The BTEC Level 3 Certificate is assessed through assignment tasks.

What uniform do I need? None, it will all be provided.

Entry Requirements: Four GCSE’s grade D, preferably in math’s, English, science and one other.

New English and math’s entry requirements: You will be required to study these subjects if you do not already have a grade A-C.

Financial and additional support? Our students benefit from a fantastic benefits package* that includes:

  • Free travel
  • Free lunch
  • Free gym membership
  • Free advice with university preparation, CV’s, careers guidance and much, much more.
  • Please note:* the benefits package is subject to individual financial assessment and subject to change.

Reasons to join:

  • You’ll learn in a real working environment
  • You’ll receive excellent teaching and learning
  • We have strong links with business and employers
  • All of our tutors are industry experienced
  • Excellent progression opportunities

What’s next? You could move on to a Level 3 Diploma in Engineering or progress on to a relevant apprenticeship.

Additional Information: Meeting the needs and expectations of services users is of the highest priority to our staff. Therefore if you have any concerns or wish to make a comment about the service at NETA please contact: Info@neta.co.uk