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Engineering - Level 3 - Extended Diploma (Anglian Water @One Alliance) at College of West Anglia

Course description

This course is suitable for those who wish to progress into electrical and/or mechanical engineering. The course is designed with Anglian Water @OneAlliance & Integrated Operation Solutions (IOS) with the specific aim of working for one of the alliance companies. On successful completion you will be guaranteed an interview with the alliance for their apprenticeship program which can then lead onto higher education and degree. The majority of study will be at the Wisbech campus, delivered by college tutors, through practical and theory based sessions. In addition to this, industry specialists from the alliance will contribute to the learning programme. An important element of the course is the work placement component, which will be with one or more of the alliance companies, where you will gain some valuable work experience. The course content consists of a number of units from the list below: - Health and safety - Communications for engineering technicians - Engineering project - Mathematics for engineering technicians - Mechanical principles and applications - Engineering design - Commercial aspects of engineering organisations - Properties and applications of engineering materials - Computer aided drafting - Three-Phase Motors and Drives - Principles and Operation of Three-Phase Systems - Features and Applications of Electrical Machines - Applications of Mechanical Systems in Engineering - Further mathematics for engineering technicians - Business Operations in Engineering - Electrical and Electronic Principle - Engineering Drawing for Technicians - Selecting and Using Programmable Logic Controllers - Electronic Measurement and Testing - Electro, Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems and Devices.

Entry requirements

You will need 5 GCSEs A-C (4-9 ) including Maths (5 or above) and English (4 or above).If you are aged 19 or older, relevant industry experience may be accepted.You will be invited to an interview to help us ensure the course is right for you.


Project Assignments Tests.

Financial information

Please see the college website for fee details.

Further information

For further information, please visit the college website.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 06 August 2018
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