C&G Level 2 Diploma in Access to Building Services Engineering (2000-02)

Apply From: 14th of June 2018
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Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs at grade D (grade 3) or above including English, maths and science, or a relevant Level 1 qualification, plus a good school or college report commenting on attendance, punctuality, behaviour and commitment.

Who is the course for

This intermediate qualification is for people thinking about a career in building services engineering and perhaps maintaining air conditioners or working as an electrician or a plumber.

Need some practical experience to make a career decision? This one year introductory qualification covers four areas of building services engineering:

  • Plumbing
  • Electrical installation
  • Heating and ventilation
  • Refrigeration and air-conditioning.

Course Content

Core units include:

  • Understand and demonstrate the fundamentals of: -refrigeration and air conditioning operations -electrical installation operations -heating and ventilation operations -plumbing operations
  • Carry out safe BSE working practices
  • Apply environmental protection measures within BSE
  • Roles, responsibilities and procedures in BSE
  • Apply scientific principles within mechanical services engineering.

Where next - Further Studies

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

Where next - Job Opportunities

These qualifications do not lead directly to a job, but they prepare you to choose and start other qualifications. After taking another qualification, you could choose to work as:

  • an electrician
  • a plumber
  • a heating and ventilation engineer
  • an air conditioning engineer.