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Building Services Design Technician

Supporting engineers, surveyors and architects on construction projects.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)

Typical length
42 months
Current funding band
Up to £12,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • using computer aided design and other software
  • project planning
  • managing budgets and work schedules
  • safe working practices
  • how to respond to site queries
  • apprentices must have achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C) before taking their end-point assessment
Professional registration

Apprentices will be eligible to register as an engineering technician with a relevant professional engineering institution after completing their apprenticeship.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers +44 (0)20 8772 3601
BESA Training 01628 607 800 / 07583 189 008
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.