BTEC Level 3 Foundation Award in Engineering (Electronics: 3-unit)

-electrical-engineering 3This BTEC Foundation Award Level3  in Engineering (Electronic) qualification gives you the knowledge, understanding and skills that are need to prepare for employment and a BTEC qualifications. 

Course Code: L3E-FA03-DLGV2
Enrolment Fee: £625.00
Format: On-line
Award: BTEC Level 3 Foundation Award in Engineering (Electronic pathway*)
Accreditation: Pearson/Edexcel
Study Time / Duration: Flexible –  up to 180 Hours / 12 months
Requirements: Age – Min. 18 Yrs

BTEC Level 3 Foundation Award in Electronic Engineering 

Electronics engineers design and develop the systems used by machines and equipment in lots of industries, from mobile communications and computing to aerospace. If you love electronics and like finding out how things work, this could be a perfect choice of career for you.

The following units  offer sound knowledge and practical skills in key areas of electronics and microcontrollers

  1. Principles and Applications of Electronic Devices and Circuits
  2. Microprocessor Systems and Applications
  3. Health and Safety in the Engineering Workplace


Select ‘Add to cart’ below to start your Certificate enrolment – £625 full payment (includes BTEC reg. fee):

Select the cart below, if you would prefer to pay by direct debit. You can pay £100 deposit, followed by 10 x £60 monthly payments. (We will contact you with direct debit arrangements) – £100 deposit:


Although all your course material will be available online;  you will require some hardware components to complete the practical elements of each unit. We will provide a list of components needed, but if you would like us to provide the electronics kit , select the cart below for Electronics Practical Kit – £50:


1 to 3 unit upgrade – 2 additional units 

If you already have a Tecol level 3 1-unit Award, you may can upgrade to a level 3 units 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  2 unit course upgrade enrolment: – £495 (includes BTEC reg. fee):

BTEC 3 to 6 ‘Upgrade’ – additional 3 units

When you gain out 3-unit BTEC Foundation Award, you can upgrade your course to an  BTEC 6-unit Edexcel BTEC Award by completing only 3 additional units – see ‘6 unit awards’ on our web site for details


*Full qualification title – Pearson BTEC Level 3 Foundation Award in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Technical Knowledge)

(Note: these qualifications have replaced the older QCF 3-unit certificate)

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 are available on request