Extended Diploma in Engineering Technologies

Engineering & Manufacturing | Level 3

Extended Diploma in Engineering Technologies


You’ll study the principles and theories of engineering for a solid grounding in the industry. You’ll go on to study advanced manufacturing techniques, CNC automation and machining, CAD and 3D design/print and much more, in state of the art workshops. You’ll also go out into industry, gaining important work experience to apply your knowledge and build your employability skills.


Entry requirements

At least 5 GCSEs at Grade C or above (new grading 4-9), including English and/or maths, and appropriate subjects. Or, Full Level 2 vocational qualification, and GCSE English Grade C/grade 4/Functional Skills Level 2, with GCSE maths Grade D/Functional Skills Level 1.


19+ Advanced Learner Loan available for this course.

Progression and Careers

Upon completion of this, you can progress onto our HND programmes, or onto university. You could also progress into employment, or onto a higher apprenticeship in Engineering.

Where you will study

IAMT (Main Campus)


36 weeks over 9 months.

What you will study

  • Auto-CAD Computer Aided Drawing
  • Digital Electronics
  • Analogue Electronics
  • Engineering Communication


You can look into careers in Engineering & Manufacturing , by visiting National Careers Service website

National Careers Service: Job Profiles

The Job Profiles search will give you information on the following:

  • the skills and qualifications needed to get into that job
  • what the work would be like
  • the pay you could expect
  • what the career prospects are


To apply for Extended Diploma in Engineering Technologies , use the online application form or call 0151 477 5850 for more information.

Once your application has been processed, you will be contacted and given a date for your Interview Evening. Learner Services Advisers and course tutors will be available to speak with you and provide advice, guidance and information about College life.