L3 Diploma in Engineering (QCF) – 12 Unit

BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Engineering (Electrical & Mechanical) gives you the knowledge, understanding and skills that are need to prepare for employment or higher qualifications. 

Course Code: L3E-D07 (TJH23)
Enrolment Fee: £2145.00  £1495.00
Format: On-line
Award: BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Engineering – 12 unit (QCF)
Accreditation: EDEXCEL
Study Time / Duration: Flexible –  720 Hours / up to Nov 2022*
Requirements: Age – Min. 16 Yrs; also need to register before Aug 2020

There is a great demand in industry for engineers that have a broad range of knowledge, covering both Mechanical and Electrical Engineering disciplines. As many companies and individuals want to customise the areas of engineering, this Diploma offers you complete choice in unit selection.

Mechanical Engineering is concerned with the design, construction and operation of machines, structures and industrial plant used in a very wide range of industries. Electrical Engineering involves technology such as electrical generators, motors, and electronic systems such as microprocessors. *For learners wishing to complete and gain this 12 unit diploma, they must finish this course no later than Nov 2022, as Edexcel is withdrawing this qualification version. (A new alternative will be made available on our website shortly).

12 Unit Diploma (up to 112 UCAS points)

This ’12 unit’ course offers a balanced programme of electronics,  electrical power, mechanical systems and machines. There are 10 standard units plus a double credit project unit. You can find out more about the content of this Diploma by clicking on the units below:

  1. Health and Safety in the Engineering Workplace
  2. Applications of Mechanical Systems in Engineering
  3. Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
  4. Mechanical Principles and Applications
  5. Features and Applications of Electrical Machines
  6. Microprocessor Systems and Applications
  7. Engineering Secondary and Finishing Techniques
  8. Engineering Drawing  for Technicians
  9. Electrical & Electronic Principles
  10. Communications for Engineering Technicians
  11. Engineering Project* (double unit)


Select ‘Add to cart’ below to start your Diploma enrolment – £1495:

If you would prefer to pay your diploma by direct debit, select the cart below. You can pay £100 deposit, followed by 15 x £100 monthly payments. (We will contact you with direct debit arrangements) – £100:


Although all your course material will be available online; if you would also like a paper copy of the certificate course material, select the cart below for 12 unit Diploma course material (paper copy) – £85:


Diploma ‘Upgrade’ – additional 3 units

If you already have a 9 BTEC diploma, you can upgrade your course to the next level (12 unit diploma) by completing only 3 additional units

Click ‘Add to cart’ below to add 3 unit upgrade  – £450 full payment

Select the cart below, if you would prefer to pay your upgrade by direct debit. You can pay £100 deposit, followed by 8 x £50 monthly payments. (We will contact you with direct debit arrangements) – £100 deposit

Note your BTEC registration will also need upgraded, (£90) – see  reg. fee support page


Each unit is further split into bite sized topics to make studying easier via our online Moodle education platform. You will be have 2 assessments for each unit. The above prices exclude the Edexcel BTEC registration fee, and some units may require some tools / materials (click on individual units for material costs). If you have specific diploma unit requirements which are different than those listed above, please indicate these on your PayPal instructions and enrolment form. Also indicate if the course is for another person.