Welcome to the Humber Energy Skills Campus

Return to Listings

Diploma in Preparing to Work in Renewable Energy Engineering (QCF) NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Preparing to Work in Renewable Energy Engineering

Bishop Burton College

York Road, Bishop Burton, HU17 8QG

This course is delivered at Bishop Burton

Email: enquiries@bishopburton.ac.uk

Telephone: 01964 553 000

Website: www.bishopburton.ac.uk

Contact Enquiry Form


This course will provide you with an introduction to renewable energy generation and prepare you for work in the rapidly expanding renewable energy engineering sector. You will gain an understanding of the main principles needed to become an engineering technician including mathematics, mechanics, electronics and pneumatics. You will also have the opportunity to specialise in different types of renewable energy generation. The course is internally assessed and includes an externally moderated portfolio of evidence.

What will you be learning?

  • Mechanical principles and applications

  • Industrial electrics  

  • Electro, pneumatic and hydraulic systems and devices

  • Wind energy generation

  • Energy from waste

  • Solar energy generation

  • Work experience and employability skills

  • English and Maths, as required.


Start Date: September 2019

Duration: 2 Years (Full Time)

Availability: 2019-2020

Who can do it?

Age Range: 16-19, 19+

What will you be working towards?

Skills Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies

Awarding Body: NCFE

Type: Diploma

Level: Level 3

Entry Requirements:

Five GCSEs at grade 4 or C or equivalent, including English and Maths. Life experience will also be taken into account when considering applications from mature students.

Additional Information

Course Contact: Enquiries@bishopburton.ac.uk


Students can progress to study at degree-level.

Additional Information: View (External)