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DURATION: 36-48 months
FUNDING BAND: 12
CAREER PATHWAY: Engineer, Project Manager
PLANNED RELEASE DATE: Launching now
To download a description summary for the RACHP Engineering Technician standard click here.
The (RACHP) Engineering Technician is a specialist occupation involved in planning, preparing and safely carrying out work activities in process, product and space cooling. Knowledge must be transferrable between any of the core activities of refrigeration, air conditioning or heat pumping. The work is carried out in a variety of applications essential for key UK business activities such as food production, product
distribution and office climate control.
It is desirable to achieve this apprenticeship you will need English and Maths at level 2 or GCSE Grade C, and Information Communication Technology at Level 1 or GCSE Grade D. If you do not have these we can organise delivery prior to the apprenticeship commencing.
Apprentices will study towards the RACHP Engineering Technician qualification, which includes the following knowledge, skills and behaviours (KSBs):
These will be demonstrated through knowledge tests, practical assignments and submission of a record of work-based activities, followed by an end point assessment.
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:
The End Point Assessment tests the expertise built up over the period of the apprenticeship. It includes:
Congratulations on completing your apprenticeship.
You will have achieved either a:
As a qualified RACHP Engineering Technician you will be able to pursue your career in the Building Services industry.
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