Building Services Engineering Design Technician

BUILDING SERVICES ENGINEERING Design technician

LEVEL: 3

DURATION: 36 months

FUNDING BAND: maximum £12,000*

*Dependent on the quoted price not exceeding the maximum funding band, any monies above that are due directly from the employer. 

The cost of end-point assessment should not usually exceed 20% of the funding band maximum for the apprenticeship. 

 

Institute For Apprenticeships ST0063 

 

JOB ROLE/DESCRIPTION

 

A building services design technician provides assistance to engineers and other construction professionals in the development of cost-effective technical and sustainable design solutions 
involving the production of three-dimensional models, calculations, specifications, reports and drawings taking into account, where appropriate, pre-fabrication techniques.
 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

It is desirable to achieve this apprenticeship you will need English and Maths at level 2 or GCSE Grade C. If you do not have these they can be organised prior to the apprenticeship commencing. 

 

WHAT WILL THE PROGRAMME ENTAIL?

Apprentices will study towards the Building Services Engineering Design Technician qualification, which includes the following knowledge, skills and behaviours (KSBs): 

Knowledge 

  • Design techniques 
  • Scientific, technical and engineering principles 
  • Working effectively 
  • Use of resources 

Skills 

  • Effective communication 
  • Professional ethics 
  • Working safely and sustainably 
  • Continuing professional development 
  • Applying correct principles, techniques and methods 
  • Working with others 
  • Managing others 
  • Communicating effectively 

Behaviours 

  • Taking responsibility 
  • Being professional 
  • Learn new skills 
  • Knowing limitations 
  • Working independently 
  • Positive approach 
  • Teamwork 

These will be demonstrated through knowledge tests, practical assignments and submission of a record of work-based activities, followed by an endpoint assessment.  

 

WHEN WILL THE ASSESSMENTS TAKE PLACE?

The employer, advised by the training provider, will decide when the apprentice has demonstrated the necessary knowledge, skills and behaviours during the on-programme learning and confirm they are ready to access the End Point Assessment. 

The apprentice will also need to have achieved: 

  • English and Maths at level 2 or GCSE Grade 4-9 (C or above).  

 

WHAT IS THE ASSESSMENT?

The End Point Assessment tests the expertise built up over the period of the apprenticeship. It includes: 

  • Presentation 
  • Structured Interview 

 

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION

Upon successful completion of your apprenticeship, you will be graded with a pass with a level 3 qualification. 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ON APPRENTICESHIPS OR ADVICE ON HOW TO FIND A TRAINING PROVIDER, PLEASE CONTACT THE BESA ACADEMY SKILLS ADVISORY SERVICE ON THE DETAILS BELOW:

PHONE: 0800 917 8419 - OPTION 3

EMAIL: IAG@THEBESA.COM