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Building Services Engineering Study Programme

  • Subject Area: Building Services
  • Attendance: Study Programme (School Leaver)
  • Qualification: Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma & Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma
  • Course Start: September
  • Course Length: 2 years
  • Location: North Street Campus
  • Cost: N/A

Course Dates

Courses run frequently subject to demand

Route

You could progress into higher education at the College including a HNC/HND, higher apprenticeship or a degree at university.

Requirements

All applicants will attend an information day. You will then be invited to attend an interview.

You will need 4 GCSEs at grade A*-C (9-4) including English, maths and science and/or a Level 2 BTEC Diploma (including maths at Merit or above).

If you do not meet the entry requirements you could achieve a Level 2 BTEC Certificate.

Description

What's it all about?

Building services engineers are responsible for the design, specification and management of systems in new and existing buildings creating a safe and comfortable environment. This includes heating, lighting, water supplies, plumbing, control systems and fire, security and alarm systems.

What skills and qualities do I need?

  • A careful, methodical and accurate approach to your work
  • An understanding of maths and science
  • The ability to work well in a team

How much could I earn?

Starting salaries are between £20,000 and £24,000 a year. Experienced engineers can earn between £25,000 and £35,000. Senior engineers can earn up to £45,000 a year.

No matter what level you are currently working at, you will be expected to further your skills in English and maths.

Further Information

For more information on how to apply for this study programme click here.