Engineering update - August 2023
An update on everything new within the Engineering and Manufacturing sector.
Withdrawal of BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Machining (foundation knowledge)
Following the changes to the Machining apprenticeship standard earlier this year, the following qualification is being closed to new registrations from 31 January 2024:
|603/4863/X||Pearson BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Machining (Foundation Knowledge)|
Certification end date will be set as 31/01/2026.
The new apprenticeship standard now mandates only the updated AME 3 Machining qualification (with no separate level 2 component required on programme):
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Machining) (Development Technical knowledge) 61/1771/1