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Level 3 City & Guilds Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance

This course is for those who want to work in the aeronautical engineering sector.

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Subject Area: Engineering - Aeronautical / Engineering
Suitable for: School Leavers
Campus: Weybridge

About this course

The aeronautical engineering sector covers a range of roles and career routes. It will provide the opportunity to learn , develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or creer progression in the Aerospace and Aviation sector. It enables candidates to work towards EASA Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance license (Category A.1) theory elements.

Duration: 1 or 2 year course 


Where will I be studying?

The Brooklands name has a long association with the engineering industry and we’re very proud to continue the tradition through our wide range of engineering courses in well-equipped workshops.

Our excellent engineering facilities comprise several workshops including Aeroplane hangar (including a helicopter rig!) computer facilities and study areas.

Course Details

What modules are covered?

  • Electrical Fundamentals and Theory of Flight
  • Human Factors
  • Aviation Maths and Science
  • Basic Aerodynamics.

Who is the course suitable for?

For learners who want to gain essential knowledge and hand-skills to become an aerospace technician or engineer. 

How is the course assessed?

Assessment is through tests, some of which will be online.

Entry Requirements

What qualifications will I need?

5 GCSE passes at Grade 4 or above, ideally including English and maths, or a pass grade in Aircraft maintenance (Civil Aircraft) Diploma level 2 or a pass grade in BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Engineering (aero pathway) 


Next Steps

It introduces the students to the required knowledge to secure a job within an avaiation related field or to prepare them for EASA training.

Career options:

  • Aircraft maintenance Technician
  • Quality and Safety Technician
  • Airworthiness Planning
  • Aircraft Supply
  • Aircraft Fitter
  • Logistics

Start dates

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Brooklands College Weybridge Campus

Heath Road, Weybridge, Surrey KT13 8TT

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Stanwell Road, Ashford TW15 3DU