BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma/Level 3 Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment (Building Services Engineering)

Apply From: 14th of June 2018
Application Deadline: 30th of March 2020
Start Date:

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Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs grade A- C (grade 9 - 4) including English, maths and science, or a relevant Level 2 qualification with GCSE English and maths grade A-C (grade 9-4), plus a good school or college report commenting on attendance, punctuality, behaviour and commitment.

Who is the course for

This qualification is for people thinking about a career in building services engineering. It gives learners the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment. This qualification also provides career development opportunities for those already in work, and through articulation to higher education, degree and professional development programmes.

Course Content

The 60 credit BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma and a deeper specialist work-related focus.

Units include:

  • Health, Safety and Welfare in CBE
  • Sustainable Construction
  • Mathematics in CBE
  • Science and Materials in CBE
  • Construction Technology and design in Construction Civil Engineering
  • Surveying in Construction Civil Engineering
  • Building Services Control Systems
  • Building Services Science
  • Electrical Installation Standards and Components in BSE

Study Methods

Lectures, practical work, tutorials, private study periods, projects, assignments and site visits.

How is the course assessed

You'll be assessed on the knowledge you gain, by assignments and written exams.

Where next - Further Studies

Higher education or a professional development programme.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Gain employment in a specialist area within building services engineering.