National Certificate: N3 Engineering Studies (Fitting And Turning)
This N3 Engineering Studies course builds on the knowledge and skills gained in the previous levels, and prepares you for a career as a fitter and turner. When you study this course, you will learn about various technical aspects of working with machinery, as well as about aspects of industrial planning and entrepreneurship.
- N3 – accredited by Umalusi
- SAQA ID: 67491
- 40 credits
Approximately 6 months
- Mathematics N3
- Engineering Science N3
- Mechanotechnology N3
- Engineering Drawings N3
Students are required to complete the following:
- 3 assignments per subject
- 1 exam per subject
Upon completion of this course, students will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement: N3 Engineering Studies from DHET.
N courses are offered and assessed by Oxbridge Academy. After gaining a qualifying year mark, students will be admitted to write the national examination at an approved venue. Read our N1-N3 Exam-letter for information on writing the exams.
Need assistance with gaining practical work experience?
While you are busy with your course, or after you have completed your studies, you can sign up for the DHET’s free placement service – iWIL – so that your profile can be matched with a suitable employer offering opportunities for Work Integrated Learning (WIL) or Workplace Based Learning (WBL) in your field of study.