Building Services Engineering Ductwork Craftsperson

BUILDING SERVICES ENGINEERING DUCTWORK craftsperson

LEVEL: 3

DURATION: 36-48 months

max FUNDING for levy payers: £27,000*

MAX co-investment FOR non-LEVY PAYERS: £1,350*

endpoint assessment cost: £4,860

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

 

INSTITUTE FOR APPRENTICESHIPS ST0064 

ADDITIONAL COSTS THAT MAY APPLY TO THE EPA

Registration fee £500 per apprentice

Any registrations made within 6 months of expected EPA date will be charged rate of 50% of overall EPA cost

Where relevant resit costs will be applied as outlined below -:

Theory resits - £150 each

Practical resits - £900 each

Professional discussion resits - £350 each

 

JOB ROLE/DESCRIPTION

Ductwork Craftspersons plan, organise, undertake, complete and oversee the installation and maintenance of large scale ductwork systems found in industrial and commercial buildings including office blocks, factories, schools, airports and hospitals. 

Ductwork Craftspersons use their skills to assemble, install, test, repair, pre-commission, commission, hand over and de-commission ductwork as well as overseeing the work of others. 

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

It is desirable to achieve this apprenticeship you will need English and Maths at level 2 or GCSE Grade 4-9 (C or above), and Information Communication Technology at Level 1 or GCSE Grade 3 (D).  If you do not have these, delivery can be organised prior to the apprenticeship commencing.  

 

WHAT WILL THE PROGRAMME ENTAIL?

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

Knowledge 

  • Working safely and sustainably 
  • Ductwork principles 
  • Planning and preparing 
  • Installing ductwork systems 
  • Customer service 
  • Communication 

Skills 

  • Working safely 
  • Planning, preparing and working sustainably 
  • Installing ductwork systems 
  • Problem-solving and decision making 
  • Supervision 

Behaviours 

  • Communicating effectively 
  • Working effectively and efficiently 
  • Taking responsibility 
  • Managing tasks 
  • Working with others 
  • Continuing personal development 
  • Working ethically 

These will be demonstrated through knowledge tests, practical assignments and submission of a Record of Achievement, followed by an End Point 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), and Information Communication Technology at Level 1 or GCSE Grade 3 (D).   

 

WHAT IS THE ASSESSMENT?

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

 

KNOWLEDGE TEST- Synoptic knowledge assessment, delivered as an on-demand multiple-choice examination. 

SKILLS OBSERVATION TEST - Timed synoptic practical observation and test of the apprentice in the workplace or a suitable venue where simulation can take place. 

PROFESSIONAL DISCUSSION-The apprentices Record of Achievement will be made available to the interviewer prior to the Professional Discussion taking place. 

 

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION 

Upon successful completion of your apprenticeship, you will achieve either a:  

 

Pass  
Distinction 

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