Electrical Engineering - Level 3 Diploma at Yorkshire Coast College
The Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Engineering will enable you to develop your understanding of electrical and electronic engineering, learn how electrical circuits are built and work and develop practical skills.
You will also develop your confidence in dealing with workshop tools and understand how health and safety is applied in the engineering industry.
- Health and safety in engineering
- Mathematics for technicians
- Electronic devices
- Electrical technology
- Engineering drawing
- Electrical installation
- Electrical and electronic principles
- Electronic measurement and testing
Functional Skills are a mandatory part of the course and you will be required to study Maths, English or ICT depending on your previous achievements in these subjects.
5 GCSEs at Grade C or above including; Maths and English Language and/or a qualification in the Engineering or related subject.
If you are considering going to university after you have completed a Level 3 qualification you could choose to carry on your training at Yorkshire Coast College with a HNC or HND in Mechanical Engineering.
Many universities across the UK also offer degrees in relevant subjects that will boost your degree prospects and open up a pathway to a long and fulfilling career in the industry.
As well as the area's very successful existing Engineering and Manufacturing industries, new technologies such as an offshore wind farm are to be built off our coast at a cost of £300 billion which will need, for instance, operations and maintenance engineers to keep it running smoothly.
Yorkshire Coast College is working closely with all our partners, including Scarborough Borough Council, to ensure that we remain at the forefront of skills training in the area.
Our partnership approach will ensure that the people of Scarborough and the surrounding area develop skills that are needed by employers, hence developing job opportunities for local people. Be a part of this industrial revolution, get ready, train, retrain, have the skills required to be an engineer.
The current local average annual wage on entry – depending on qualification – is currently between £18,000 - £22,000.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Yorkshire Coast College directly.