BTEC Firsts Engineering Materials and Manufacturing (2014)

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Here you’ll find support for teaching and studying our specialist BTEC First Award in Engineering Materials and Manufacturing. Through a combination of practical experience and written assignments, this vocational qualification provides level 2 learners with the knowledge, skills and understanding needed for a career in the sector.

Units offered include engineering maintenance, production planning for engineering and materials used in engineered products.

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Specification - BTEC First Award in Engineering Materials and Manufacturing
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Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Engineering Materials and Manufacturing
Qualification framework:
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Level 1/2
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Eligible for funding in England for:
Pre-16 (EFA funding), 16-18 (EFA funding)
UK only
First teaching:
Last registration:
  • 31 December 2019
Final certification:
  • 31 December 2021

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Our specialist BTEC First Award in Engineering Materials and Manufacturing can help you take your first steps towards a career in the engineering sector. You’ll learn essential skills required for a wide range of junior job roles across the engineering industry, such as Service Technician or Product Design Engineer.

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