Higher Nationals Rail Engineering (2019) - RQF

The new BTEC Higher National qualifications in Rail Engineering are designed to address an increasing need for high quality professional and technical education pathways at Levels 4 and 5, thereby providing students with a clear line of sight to employment or progression to a degree at Level 6.

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Pathways at level 4:

  • Track

  • Power

  • Command and Control

  • Traction and Rolling Stock

  • Rail Systems




Programme specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC Higher National
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Rail Engineering
Level 4
Accreditation status:
Qualification number (QN):
Loan funded via:
Higher Education Funding Council for England (Hefce)
Command and Control
Traction and Rolling Stock
Rail Systems
UK and international
First teaching:
Review date:
  • 31 August 2024 ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.

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