Course: T Level in Maintenance, Installation and Repair for Engineering and Manufacturing Level 3

Study Level

Level 3


Great Yarmouth Campus

Lowestoft Campus


2 Years



"Farrans Construction is the main contractor for the Gull Wing bridge. On projects of this scale and duration, we recognise our ability to have a positive and long-lasting societal impact through the delivery of Social Value by bringing economic, social and environmental benefits to the communities in which we operate. We do this by working with local suppliers, supporting charitable organisations and offering apprenticeships and work experience on site. We are a large employer of construction and civil engineering talent across the UK and Ireland and we have been pleased to have worked closely with East Coast College to deliver a number of skills and training opportunities for its students."

Nicol High, Community Benefit Coordinator


This course is suitable for anyone interested in a career in maintenance, installation and repair for engineering and manufacturing. You will develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the engineering and manufacturing sector, including essential maths and materials and their properties.

You will also learn to understand material processing techniques and their effects on materials and material quality, materials testing methods and commercial and financial awareness.

You will then choose a specialism designed to support your interests, so you can get deeper into your chosen job and build up the skills you need for your future career. You can choose from specialist modules in either
mechanical, mechatronic, electronic control and instrumentation, or light and electric vehicles.

Then you will be able to put everything you learn into practice, with a substantial industry placement of a minimum of 315 hours. This will give you an amazing opportunity to work within the engineering and manufacturing sectors and gain invaluable experience as well as key skills that employers are looking for.

Want more information about T Levels? Visit our T Level information page.


You need to have achieved a grade 5 in both English and maths to be able to study this course.



Following a T Level, you could progress straight into a skilled profession or continue your studies with a degree or higher apprenticeship.

Career options might include becoming an engineering maintenance technician, wind turbine technician, maintenance fitter, marine engineering technician or mechanical engineering technician – our careers advisor can help you choose the right path.