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Level 3 Extended Diploma in Land Based Technology at Newton Rigg College

Course description

An advanced and well established qualification which is

recognised by industry as demonstrating technical

capability to work in the land based technology and

agricultural engineering sectors and can also be used to

progress to degree level courses.

Course content

You will study modules from a selection that could include

aspects of land based engineering operations such as: inspect

and test machinery and equipment; service and repair

engines, hydraulic systems and components; vehicle engine

technology; health, safety and welfare; chassis systems; work

related experience; workshop practice; science and

mathematics for engineers; business management and other

detailed aspects of land based service engineering.

Entry requirements

Normally four GCSEs at grade C or above (which should include English, Maths and Science as applicable to the individual course), or an equivalent Level 2 qualification at a suitable grade.


Financial information

For financial information please contact 01768 893400 or email

Future opportunities

Further study:

Higher education qualifications such as

Foundation or Honours Degrees in a related subject.


A variety of opportunities (some of which may

require further qualifications) in technical sales, engineering

design, agricultural engineering, self employed agricultural

engineer; engineering or arable farm machinery


Further information
Telephone: 01768 893400

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newton Rigg College directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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