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Facilities Management - Hard FM (Service, Maintenance & Commissioning)

Facilities Management - Hard FM (Service, Maintenance & Commissioning)

LEVEL: SVQ Level 3 (SCQF Level 7)

course delivery: Employees will need to attend college on a day release basis over 18-24 months. They will need to complete only the theory side of the course through assignments, projects and portfolio.
This course is delivered in Glasgow.

To download a description summary for the Facilities Management - Hard FM (Service, Maintenance & Commissioning) Adult Modern Apprenticeship click here.

JOB ROLE/DESCRIPTION

This apprenticeship covers all aspects of service, maintenance and commissioning of Building Services Engineering systems including; heating, hot and cold water storage and distribution systems, air conditioning and ventilation, gas installations and appliances, oil installations and electrical building services control systems.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

The employee must have more than 5 years’ experience within the facilities management industry.

WHAT WILL THE PROGRAMME ENTAIL?

  • Service, maintain and commission forced draught, natural draught, pressure jet gas and oil fired appliances
  • Inspect, test and purge gas installations to IGE UP1B, IGE UP 1A, IGE UP1 and IGE UP2
  • Service, maintain and commission direct and indirect air heaters, radiant tube heaters and plaque heaters
  • Diagnose and rectify faults on building services engineering electrical control systems and components
  • Service, maintain and commission air conditioning and ventilation systems
  • Service, maintain and commission refrigerant systems
  • Service, maintain and commission LTHW, MTHW, HTHW and steam heating systems
  • Service, maintain and commission hot and cold water installations to include Control of Legionellosis
  • Installation, service, maintenance and commissioning principles of a range of renewable systems.
  • Undertake minor pipe work and electrical installation works.
  • Apply health and safety and environmental legislation and working practices in relation of Building Services Engineering.

qualifications

  • SVQ Level 3 (SCQF Level 7)
  • As an integral part of the course, candidates receive training preparing them to complete additional professional competency courses including ACS Commercial Gas, Control of Legionellosis, IEE 17th Edition, F Gas (Category 1), Brazing, Unvented Hot Water and OFTEC Oil. With the exception of the Legionellosis course, these courses incur an assessment only cost to the employer, invoiced by the college at the time of delivery.

Industry Qualifications

(as required)

Current Assessment Cost* BESA Assessment Only Cost* Potential Saving
17th Edition Electrical Regulations £475 £155 £320
F gas Certification £860 £160 £700
Brazing Testing & Certification £240 £125 £115
ACS Gas Assessment £2,500 £990 £1,510
OFTEC Oil Assessments £1,600 £625 £975
Unvented Domestic Hot Water Assessments £225 £145 £80
Total £5,900 £2,200 £3,700

*PRICING CORRECT AS OF JANUARY 2018, SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY, TERMS AND CONDITIONS. TRAINING FOR THESE QUALIFICATIONS IS GIVEN AS AN INTEGRAL PART OF THE COURSE. 

For further information email scotland@theBESA.com.

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