Building Services (Electrical, Plumbing, Heating & Ventilation & Refrigeration and Air Conditioning)

L2 Level 2
Full Time
6 September 2021 — 22 July 2022
Barry Campus

About this course

Want a career in Building Services Engineering, but not sure about which area to go into? This one year introductory qualification gives learners a flavour of the skills involved in four different areas of building services engineering; plumbing, electrical installation, heating and ventilating and refrigeration and air conditioning.

What you will study

You will find out what you enjoy, and then you can move onto a specialist qualification in either plumbing, electrical installation, heating and ventilating or refrigeration and air-conditioning and hopefully eventually move onto a career. This qualification is for people thinking about a career in buildings services engineering, in either plumbing, electrical installation, heating and ventilating or refrigeration and air-conditioning.  You might be a young learner in full time education, or an adult.
While completing this course, you will cover basic skills and knowledge in the following areas:

  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Heating and ventilating
  • Refrigeration and air conditioning
  • Introduction to the building services engineering sector
  • Environmental awareness

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs Grade A* - D must include Maths A* - C.

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
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