Qualification Qualifications ExplainedNQ
Study ModeFull Time
1 Academic Year - 2.5 Days p/w
Start dateAug 2024
This course includes underpinning knowledge, practical skills and experience for learners aspiring to secure a Modern Apprenticeship in either Heating and Ventilation Installation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, and Service and Maintenance.
The main emphasis of the course is progression to full-time employment in the mentioned Sectors.
Learners will also receive the opportunity to undertake an awarding body Selection Test during the course to increase employment prospects.
What you will learn
The course comprises of several theoretical units and practical projects that have been associated with what would be included in each of the apprenticeship programmes. This process is to ensure that progression from the course into an apprenticeship programme is simplified.
Learners will gain underpinning knowledge of plumbing fundamentals and associated principles, pipework skills, and will be well prepared for potential work in either Heating and Ventilation Installation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, and Service and Maintenance.
Entry to this programme will be through a successful Aptitude Test result.
The Aptitude Test will take place on college campus. In addition to a successful result, the candidate must display the following through a Reference.
- Proof of attendance and timekeeping standards prior to course entry
- Demonstrable work ethic, attitude, and application to educational study
Modern Apprenticeship in the following:
- Heating and Ventilation Installation
- Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
- Service and Maintenance.
Potential Modern Apprenticeship in either Heating and Ventilation Installation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, and Service and Maintenance or BSE trade discipline through successful course completion and Managing Agent selection test protocol.
Full-time further education in NC Building Services Engineering at SCQF Level 6.
Real Industry Connections
Previous course attendees have gained employment with numerous Heating and Ventilation Installation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, and Service and Maintenance companies who are in frequent contact with the College looking for future employees.