Level 3 – Certificate in Engineering (Mechanical)

mech eng 3Our BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Engineering (Mechanical) qualification gives you the knowledge, understanding and skills that are need to prepare for employment or further qualifications. 

Course Code: L3E-C01 (RTD06)
Enrolment Fee: £585.00  £450.00 (saving £135)
Format: On-line
Award: BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Engineering (Mechanical pathway)
Accreditation: EDEXCEL
Study Time / Duration: 180 Hours / 12 months
Requirements: Age – Min. 16 Yrs

BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Engineering (Worth up to 28 new UCAS points)

Mechanical engineers design, maintain, repair and operate everything we need in our daily lives. They provide efficient solutions to the development of processes and products, ranging from small component designs to extremely large plant, machinery or vehicles. They can work on all stages of a product, from research and development to design and manufacture, through to installation and final commissioning.

Most industries rely on a form of mechanical systems and mechanical engineering is thought to be one of the most diverse of all engineering disciplines. There are employment opportunities available in a wide range of sectors, such as the manufacturing, power, construction and medical industries. This Certificate aims to equip you with a solid mechanical knowledge as included in the following 3 units:

  1. Health and Safety in the Engineering Workplace
  2. Applications of Mechanical Systems in Engineering
  3. Engineering Secondary Finishing Techniques*

Select ‘Add to cart’ below to start your Certificate enrolment£450:


Select the cart below, if you would prefer to pay by direct debit. You can pay £100 deposit, followed by 8 x £50 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 Certificate course material (paper copy) – £40:


Cert upgrade: if you already have a BTEC level 3 Award, you may be able to upgrade to a level 3 Certificate by completing only 2 additional units from the above for a reduced fee of £315.  During your enrolment process, we will confirm with you your choice of units. Select cart below for Certificate upgrade enrolment: – £315:

Each unit is normally split into 4 sections to make studying easier via our online Moodle education platform. You will be assessed with 2 assessments that your tutor will send you on request, so there is no large end of course exam. Also remember you have 12 months of access to your tutor to take you every step of the way


*Alternative units to ESFT are available on request

Note all course prices exclude Edexcel’s BTEC registration fee of  £150 for 3 unit certificate. The Edexcel BTEC registration process will sent to you during enrolment.