Engineering - BTEC Level 2 First Extended Certificate - 1 year


  • Course: Engineering - BTEC Level 2 First Extended Certificate - 1 year
  • Qualification Type: National Award (BTEC)
  • Qualification Level: Level 2
  • Course type: Full Time
  • Duration: 52 Weeks
  • Entry Requirements:

    At least 2 Grade 3’s(D) at GCSE, including Science and Maths

  • Available Dates: 05/09/2022 to 30/06/2023
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You will learn about the Engineered World and how engineering contributes to a sustainable future.


You will study engineering materials, mechanical and electrical principles and computer aided design (CAD) and manufacture (CAM). You will learn how to apply these principles to solve real life engineering problems such as in vehicle engines and other systems. The course involves practical work on forces, material testing and servicing engineered products as well as manufacturing an engineering component.

A number of specifications will be changing and prospectus entries are based on information we have to date. This means that course content may be subject to change.

How will it be delivered?

You will be assessed through a combination of external assessments and internal assignments.

4 exam units and 8 coursework units.

What can I do next?

You can progress on to the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science, Level 3 Extended Certificate in Engineering, apprenticeships or technician jobs in the engineering industry.

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