• Level 0
  • Reference 600/7794/3

This qualification is available in England and Northern Ireland only.

The last date for registrations for this qualification is 31st August 2017

Who is it suitable for?

This qualification allows learners to develop underpinning knowledge whilst practising skills that could be used within employment in the land-based technology industry. This Level 3 Diploma allows learners to expand their specialist focus. Therefore it is ideal for individuals who have a keen interest and some practical experience in maintaining agricultural equipment and machinery, and who wish to develop their skills and knowledge in a particular area of the sector.


The purpose and aim of this vocationally related qualification is to engage and motivate individuals who are interested in learning about land-based technology and the various roles that are available in the land-based industry. The qualification's combination of units provides the learners with the flexibility of choice.

The Level 3 Diploma contains four mandatory topics:

  • Service and Repair of Engines and Components 
  • Service and Repair of Hydraulic Systems and Components 
  • Understanding Health, Safety and Welfare in the Land-based Engineering Workplace 
  • Understanding Land-based Vehicle Chassis Systems


The achievement of the IMI Level 3 Extended Diploma in Land-based Technology (QCF) meets the LANTRA entry requirement for the Advanced Apprenticeship for Land-based Engineering.


The qualification includes a practical approach to assessment, which should stimulate and interest the learner. The qualification also uses online tests and written assessments to demonstrate the learner's knowledge and understanding of the subject.

Want to know more?

Please contact an IMI approved centre.

Declared Purpose IMIAL Level 3 Diploma in Land Based Technology
BAGMA Letter of Support
CLAAS Letter of Support
John Deere Letter of Support
KIRBY Letter of Support
MANNS Letter of Support

View this qualification on the Register of Regulated Qualifications


Documentation for IMI Centres

Find more information and documentation in IMI Connect

Start Date: Fri, 01/02/2013
End Date: Thu, 31/08/2017

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