Edexcel is the UK’s largest awarding body which is accredited by the UK Government’s Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) to award a range of qualifications. Edexcel operates in 112 countries and every year more than four million people study its internationally recognised qualifications.
Edexcel BTEC Higher Nationals are designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards. BTEC Higher Nationals offer a strong, sector-related emphasis on practical skills development alongside the development of requisite knowledge and understanding.
The Higher National Diploma (HND) in Engineering, is a unique opportunity for aspiring students to become qualified engineers. Western College offers three specialized areas of Engineering in the form of Civil Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.