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Level 3 Electrical & Electronic Engineering – NVQ Extended Diploma

Course Details

Entry Requirements

This course is available to anyone who has the potential to achieve the assessment criteria set out in the assessment routes.


This qualification is for individuals who need recognition of their competence in one or more of a wide variety of electrical and electronic engineering activities and also need a nationally recognised qualification at Level 3. It is also suitable for learners who are undertaking a SEMTA apprenticeship and wish to progress onto an advanced apprenticeship, those who are working in an electrical and electronic engineering environment and would like to work towards a relevant Level 3 qualification and those who are new to electrical and electronic engineering but are looking for a career change and wish to develop new skills within the industry.

The skills and knowledge in one or more of a wide variety of engineering technical support activities including:

  • designing electronic circuits
  • controlling semiconductor manufacturing processes
  • controlling printed circuit and allied circuit assembly
  • leading electronic component manufacture
  • leading printed circuit and allied circuit assembly
  • leading electronic assembly
  • testing electronic circuits
  • manufacturing of transformers and inductors
  • manufacturing electrical motors and generators
  • manufacturing electrical control¬†systems equipment
  • testing electrical equipment


The course will be assessed through a portfolio of evidence and written and verbal assessments.

Level 3 Course


Two Years

Start Dates

Work Based | Various Start Dates Available

Course Cost

Please note that the fee indicated can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Funding Information

You may be eligible to receive fee remission or a loan for this course. Please contact our Enrolments Team on 01329 815 171 for more information or email them below.


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