BTEC Nationals Aeronautical Engineering (2010)

Here you’ll find support for teaching and studying BTEC Nationals in Aeronautical Engineering. These vocational qualifications help level 3 students develop the practical knowledge, skills and understanding they need to prepare for their chosen career.  

Units offered include theory of flight, principles and applications of aircraft mechanical science, aircraft maintenance practices, and human factors in aircraft engineering.

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Specification

BTEC Level 3 Aeronautical Engineering specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC National
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Aeronautical Engineering
Level:
Level 3
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
720
Total Qualification Time (TQT):
1200
Qualification number (QN):
500/7799/5
Eligible for funding in England for:
16-18 (EFA funding), 19-23 Level 2 and 3 entitlement (SFA funding), 19+ Advanced learner loan (SFA funding), Apprenticeships (SFA funding)
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • Sat Aug 31 03:52:00 CDT 2019

BTEC Level 3 Aeronautical Engineering specification
Download PDF | 473.1 KB
Qualification type:
BTEC National
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Aeronautical Engineering
Level:
Level 3
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
1080
Total Qualification Time (TQT):
1800
Qualification number (QN):
500/7800/8
Eligible for funding in England for:
16-18 (EFA funding), 19+ Advanced learner loan (SFA funding), Apprenticeships (SFA funding)
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • Sat Aug 31 03:55:00 CDT 2019

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This qualification is approved by the Engineering Council as contributing to the requirements for professional registration as an Engineering Technician (EngTech). Learners who wish to gain EngTech registration must undergo a Professional Review by their chosen Professional Engineering Institution, where their competence and commitment is assessed. 

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BTEC National qualifications provide specialist, work-related learning across a range of vocational sectors. They give you the knowledge, understanding and skills you need to prepare for employment, develop in your chosen career, or progress to further or higher education. 

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Engineering Council approved qualification

This qualification is approved by the Engineering Council as contributing to the requirements for professional registration as an Engineering Technician (EngTech). If you wish to gain EngTech registration, you’ll need to undergo a Professional Review by your chosen Professional Engineering Institution, which will assess your competence and commitment. The benefits of registration include improved career opportunities and international recognition of your qualifications.
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