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Building Services Design Engineer

Designing, installing and maintaining building services, such as water, lighting and heating

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


6 (equivalent to bachelor's degree)

Typical length
66 months
Current funding band
Up to £27,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Candidates will have at least 3 A levels at grades A* to C including maths and physical science or have completed a level 3 apprenticeship as a building services design technician.

What apprentices will learn
  • building legislation and regulations
  • design complex building services systems
  • techniques used to improve the performance of building services
  • resource and cost management
  • effectively manage teams
  • bachelor's degree in building services
  • apprentices without level 2 English and Maths will need to achieve this before taking the end-point assessment
Professional registration

None specified

How apprentices are assessed

A government-approved organisation must assess apprentices towards the end of their apprenticeship.

This end-point assessment ensures apprentices achieve the skills, training and any qualifications necessary to complete their apprenticeship.

You can download the assessment plan from the Institute for Apprenticeships. There are no end-point assessment organisations for this apprenticeship yet. Please email if you urgently need an end-point assessment organisation.

More Information

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