Laboratory and Science Technicians Apprenticeship (L3)

Course Overview

You will complete the following qualifications as part of the apprenticeship framework:

  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Applied Science
  • NVQ Level 3 Laboratory and Associated Technical Activities

Areas of study include:

  • Working in the science industry
  • Fundamentals of science
  • Scientific practical techniques
  • Using mathematical tools in science

You will also study essential skills in literacy, numeracy and digital literacy.

Updated December 2019

Entry Requirements

Minimum of five GCSEs at grade C or above. These must include maths, English and at least one science subject.

Progression Opportunities

Level 4 Laboratory and Science Technicians Higher Apprenticeship. Further study at university in a related subject.

Course deliverable in Welsh: