BTEC Higher Nationals in Aeronautical Engineering (RQF)

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Aeronautical Engineering (RQF)

The Higher Nationals in Aeronautical Engineering offer a stimulating and challenging programme of study that will be both engaging and memorable for students. They aim to provide students with the core knowledge, skills and techniques that all engineers require, irrespective of future specialism, to achieve high performance in the engineering profession.


Pathways within this qualification*:

  • Aircraft Aerodynamics
  • Aircraft flight
  • Control Systems

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Careers after a BTEC Higher National in Aeronautical Engineering

Some typical jobs after completing the HNC** Some typical jobs after completing the HND**
Aerospace Engineering Technician; Aircraft flight Control Systems Technician Aerospace Engineer; flight Control Systems Engineer.

*This list is a combination of pathways at both BTEC HNC and HND level. Please consult with your local college regarding exact pathways to be delivered within your chosen qualification. 

**These are suggestions of the typical job roles related to this qualification at this level. Pearson does not guarantee employment upon completion, and you will have a responsibility to make sure that you meet the employer’s requirements.