This qualification builds on the principles covered in the Industrial Technology course but is equally suitable for A Level students or mature students with relevant industrial experience wishing to develop their career in Manufacturing.


Units#Sub UnitsCredit Value
Production Engineering for Manufacturing1Manufacturing Management20
2Production Planning and Control
3Types of Production System
4Product Development Process
5Product Engineering
6Production Management
7Just in Time Manufacturing
Managing Professional Engineering Project1Describe the Project Engineering20
2Planning and Control concepts, methodologies and practices
3Planning and Execution strategies
4Goal and Objective Setting
5Gantt charts, PERT, SWOT and PEST processes
6Risk assessment on Project
Quality and Process Improvement1Kaizen Continuous Improvement20
2Quality Control Circle
3Total Quality Control
4Total Quality Management
5Lean Production System
6ISO Management System
Civil Engineering and Sustainable Built Environment1Understanding Civil Engineering20
2Introduction to Construction Management
3Health, Safety and Environment Practice
4Fundamentals of Construction Technology
5Structure Design and Analysis
6Fundamentals of Sustainable Built Environment
Mechanical and Electrical Technology Engineering1Introduction to Mechanical Engineering20
2Material Engineering
3Introduction to Electrical Technology
4Electrical Fundamentals
5Electrical Components and Circuits
6Direct Current (AC) and Alternating Current (DC)
Industrial Planning and Schedule Principles1Fundamentals of Manufacturing Resource Planning20
2Introduction to Master Production Schedule
3Production Control and Planning
4Enterprise Resource Planning
5Inventory Control
6Sales and Operations Planning

Entry requirements

This is a stand-alone qualification, but there are entry requirements. Applicants must have obtained one of the followings:

LMQ Level 3 Foundation Diploma or GCE Advanced Level qualification with 3 passes. Any qualification which is at Level 3 or above, as notified on the NQF or QCF of the United Kingdom or SCQF Level 5 and 6 in Business Management or relevant national qualifications awards at SCQF or any overseas qualifications, as judged by UK NARIC, to be equivalent in standard to a level 3 qualification in the UK (or higher).

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