Engineering (Land-Based Engineering) Level 3 at Askham Bryan College
An advanced and well established qualification which is recognised by industry as demonstrating the technical capability to work in the land-based technology and agricultural engineering sectors and can also be used to progress to degree level courses.
This hands-on practical course allows students to get to grips with the world of Engineering and experience first hand how to maintain and repair a wide range of agricultural and industial machinery as well as off road vehicles, gaining skills relevant to working in an industry setting.
• Inspect and test machinery and equipment
• Service and repair engines
• Hydraulic systems and components
• Vehicle engine technology
• Health, safety and welfare
• Chassis systems
• Workshop practice
• Science and mathematics for engineers
• Work experience
• Harvesting machinery
• English and maths provision where applicable
Level 3 Study Programmes:
4 GCSEs at grade 4 (old GCSE grade C) or above to include 2 from English, Maths and Science with at least a grade 3 (old GCSE grade D) in the remaining subject. Alternatively a suitable Level 2 vocational qualification (Merit or above) with English, Maths and Science at Level 2
Mainly through assignments set through the course and practical evidence.
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Higher education qualifications such as Foundation or Honours Degrees in a related subject.
Careers: 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 operator/fitter
How to apply
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