Engineering - Subsidiary Diploma

L3 Level 3
Full Time
30 August 2021 — 17 June 2022
Barry Campus

About this course

This course will suit anyone who is interested in a career in Engineering.

The course develops your knowledge and practical skills which can lead to a career in Electrical, Mechanical, Maintenance, Building Services or Design Engineering.

What you will study

On this course you will study:

  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics
  • Electronics
  • Electrical Installation
  • 2D CAD
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Maths
  • Mechanical/electrical workshop practice 

Course fee per year

Registration Fee Payable on Enrolment: £30.00

Kit/Materials: £0.00

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs Grade A* - C to include Maths A* - B. A suitable Level 2 Engineering or equivalent qualification would be desirable (not essential).

Teaching and assessment

  • Written and practical assignments and portfolio

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

30 August 2021

End date

17 June 2022

Time of day

Day Time

Full Time

17.5 hours per week

Location

Barry Campus
Maps & directions

Course code

MMCR3F10
L3

Qualification

EAL Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Engineering Technologies

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What our students say

 I wanted to get into an industry which was hands on, and I could learn on the job, which I have been able to do with my apprenticeship. In my first year of college we were covering health and safety and how to behave on site and this was really helpful with my apprenticeship. When I have completed my apprenticeship I would like to work for a few years then start my own business, where I will be able to employ apprentices just like me.

2018
Lewis Hill
Level 3 Electrical Installation Apprentice

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Barry Campus
Barry Campus

Cardiff and Vale College,

Barry Campus,

Vale of Glamorgan,

CF62 8YJ