The framework comprises of a technical qualification, Higher National Certificate in the Built Environment. The HNC option will be a HNC in Building Services. And an NVQ at Level 4.
The course consists of 8 units designed to give you a thorough understanding of the principles of Building Services.
1 - Individual Project (Pearson Set)
2 - Construction Technology
3 - Science & Materials
4 - Construction Practice and Management
8 - Mathematics for Construction
9 - Principles of Heating Services Design & Installation
10 - Principles of Ventilation & Air Conditioning Design & Installation
One Optional unit from:
16 - Principles of Alternative Energy
19 - Principles of Electrical Design & Installation
Most assessment is through written coursework although there are some class-based tests and one group project. A typical unit may include two coursework assignments and one class-based open-book test.
For further information or to apply please contact the Apprenticeship Team on 020 7258 5658 or email email@example.com
The course is more likely to benefit applicants already working in the industry, however each candidate will be assessed on previous experience and qualifications including:
· BTEC Level 3 qualifications in Building Services Engineering or Civil Engineering
· Relevant A Levels (e.g. Mathematics or Physics)
· Work related experience and other Level 3 qualifications will be considered for mature applicants
· Successful applicants are recommended to purchase the latest edition of the IEE Wiring Regulations.
Care to learn - childcare support for young people aged 16-20
If you are aged under 20 at the beginning of your course, or moving to the 2nd year of a level 3 course, and are caring for your own child you may be entitled to £175.00 maximum per week, per child through Care to Learn.
Please ensure you register on the Care to Learn website even if you haven’t chosen your childcare provider or the course you want to study. Once you have registered Care to Learn will confirm financial support in principle.
For further details and help with making an application please visit https://www.gov.uk/care-to-learn or speak to a Student Advisor.
If you are aged 20+ when you start a course and need financial support to help with the cost of childcare while you study the college may be able to help.
You will be required to make use of any government NEF or 2+ Funding before requesting any financial support from the college.
It is essential that you speak to a Student Advisor prior to enrolling on a course to discuss your personal circumstances, childcare needs and to find out if there are funds available.
Eligibility for help with childcare costs is based on your personal circumstances.
You need to have evidence that you meet general discretionary Learner Support Funds or 19+ Advanced Learning Loan bursary fund criteria:
All childcare applicants approved for funding will be required to sign our Terms & Conditions and MUST inform the College immediately should they stop attending lessons for any reason.Email firstname.lastname@example.org to put your name on the childcare waiting list. You MUST speak to a member of the Student Advice or Learner Services team before you enrol on a course.