BTEC level 3 Engineering Qualifications (9-unit)

Edexcel BTEC Level 3 fully Edexcel accredited qualifications


These BTEC accredited engineering courses has been developed to give you relevant education and training and to offer new opportunities for career development.  We will help you develop a range of technical skills, techniques, and attributes essential for successful performance in working life. Our on-line 9-unit are nationally recognised Level 3 vocationally-specific qualifications that also allow you to progress to higher qualifications such as the level 4 and 5 BTEC HNC/Ds in Engineering.

The BTEC Level 3, 9-unit Engineering courses require you to study at 9 subjects . There are also options to upgrade to 12 units, or if you have an existing 6-unit BTEC Level 3 engineering qualification, you may be able upgrade  to 9-units by adding just 3 subjects.

For our 9 unit L3 BTEC courses, click on the following:

  1. General (Electrical & Mechanical)  Engineering
  2. Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  3. Mechanical Engineering

Course prices (now includes all BTEC registration fees)

  • 9 Unit BTEC Eng. –  £1425.00 (or £120/mth)
  • 3 Unit Upgrade –  £550.00


 If you have purchased and completed your Level-3  course (6, 9, or 12 unit) with TECOL, and wish to progress to HNC, your HNC fee will be reduced by £95 with  your TECOL L3 loyalty voucher) 

*  All level-3 courses are ELCAS approved, and include the BTEC registration fee, just apply to ELCAS for your CAN number, send it to and we will do the rest

Also available On-line at level 3 are 6-unit and 12-unit courses

(Note: these qualifications have replaced the older QCF 9-unit diploma)


BTEC Level 3 Engineering qualifications are designed to provide you with qualifications in a range of sectors such as engineering and IT. They give you the knowledge, understanding and skills to prepare you for employment or higher education. They also provide career development opportunities for those already in work by enhancing existing qualifications.





The approved BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Engineering (Electrical/Mechanical) requires you to study 3 subjects from those offered in the Award section above and provides a choice of 3 certificate pathways  that specialises in:

  1. Mechanical Engineering
  2. Electronic Engineering
  3. Electrical Engineering

Course price: Certificates

  • £450.00  (£135 savings against full price of £585 for 3 units – if paid in full)

We also offer an upgrade path to Diplomas.

The BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Engineering (Electrical/Mechanical) requires you to study 6 subjects from those offered in the Award section above. If you have an existing BTEC Level 3 Certificate, you also may be able upgrade to a Diploma by adding just 3 subjects. Diplomas also offer a direct route to our HNC/HND courses. For more details click below:

  1. Mechanical & Electrical Engineering
  2. Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  3. Mechanical Engineering

Course prices: Diplomas

  • 6 unit Diploma – £850 (£320 savings against full price of £1170 for 6 units – if paid in full)
  • 9 unit Diploma – 1195 (£560 savings against full price of £1755 for 6 units – if paid in full)
  • 3 unit upgrade –  £450.00 (upgrade your certificate or diploma to the next qualification stage)

For the TECOL Level 3 Award in Engineering (Electrical/Mechanical), you can choose one of the following subjects from Edexcel’s range of BTEC units:

  1. Applications of Mechanical Systems in Engineering
  2. Principles and Applications of Thermodynamics
  3. Advanced Mechanical Principles and Applications
  4. Principles and Applications of Electronic Devices and Circuits
  5. Principles and Applications of Analogue Electronics
  6. Principles and Applications of Microcontrollers
  7. Electrical Technology
  8. Electrical Installation
  9. Three-phase Motors and Drives
  10. Principles and Applications of Fluid Mechanics
  11. Engineering Drawing for Technicians
  12. Selections and use of PLCs
  13. Health and Safety in the Engineering Workplace
  14. Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
  15. Mechanical Principles and Applications
  16. Electrical and Electronic Principles
  17. Engineering Secondary and Finishing Techniques
  18. Features and Applications of Electrical Machines
  19. Microprocessor Systems and Applications

Course price: Award – £195 (for 1 unit)


Courses are available now. If you are interested and would like to enrol click on the course that interests you, or to know more please click contact , Telephone: 0800 228 9215 , or email: