Quarles Campus, Havering College of Further & Higher Education, Tring Gardens, Harold Hill, Romford, Essex, RM3 9ES

What's Involved

This course is suitable for those with an interest in Electronics and Computer Servicing and wishing to become a qualified engineer. It is also of benefit if you are interested in becoming a Network Systems Engineer. The course is made up of units that are balanced between Electronics and Computer Servicing and make up the industrial requirments to secure a job in the industry.

This practical course covers electronic and computer servicing. You will learn how a PC works and build one from components. You will also learn how to upgrade and repair a PC. Programming skills for use in Industry and core Electronic skills are covered too.



Entry Requirements

You must have GCSEs in Maths and English at grade D or equivalent.


Where will it take me?

You can progress onto the BTEC National Diploma in Communication Technology.

Potential employment options include:

Network Engineer; Electronic Service Engineer; Computer Systems Engineer; Home Entertainment Engineer; Specialist Service Engineer.


Course Assessment Method

Your coursework will be assessed by building a Portfolio of evidence and by Observation in class.

Compulsory subjects include:

Maths and Science for Engineers; Electronic Construction; Working Practices; Electronic Principles; Electronic Components and how they work; Networking Computers; PC upgrade/repair.


How to apply?

Our Course Advisors can enrol you on this course. Come along, with or without a completed enrolment form, to Admissions at Ardleigh Green during our year-round advertised opening hours.