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Apprenticeship training course

Building services engineering craftsperson (level 3)

Designing, installing and servicing engineering systems used to heat large buildings like factories and hospitals.

Qualification level
Equivalent to A level.
Typical duration
36 months
Apprenticeship category
Construction and the built environment
Maximum funding
Maximum amount government will fund
for apprenticeship training.
Also known as
  • building services engineer
  • facilities manager
  • heating and ventilating craftsman
  • heating and ventilating fitter
  • heating and ventilating welder
  • mechanical services fitter
  • pipefitter
Skills an apprentice will learn
  • Apply relevant safety legislation, codes of practice and safe working practices to self and others in building services engineering working environments.
  • Plan, organise and undertake the installation of industrial and commercial systems in ways which use resources effectively to complete work, with consideration for cost, quality, safety, security and environmental impact, within relevant legislative requirements, codes of practice and industry recognised practices.
  • Prepare work areas in new and existing sites to undertake building services engineering industrial and commercial systems installation.
  • Apply pipework fabrication and jointing techniques for industrial and commercial systems, including prefabricated and/or modularised components and distribution systems and natural gas distribution pipework.
  • Apply installation, testing, pre-commissioning, commissioning and decommissioning techniques for industrial and commercial; cold water systems; hot water systems, heating systems, chilled water systems.

Full information on Building services engineering craftsperson (level 3) is available from the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education.

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