Building Services Engineering Craftsperson(Previously referred to as: Heating and Ventilating (H&V) Craftsman; H&V Fitter; H&V Fitter/Welder; H&V Pipefitter; Mechanical Services Fitter)
Building Services Engineering makes buildings work and this course will give the candidate all the knowledge and skills to be able to perform their job role. The candidate will undertake the installation, testing, pre-commissioning, commissioning and decommissioning of large-scale engineering systems which are used for heating workplaces such as those found in industrial and commercial buildings like office blocks, factories, schools and hospitals.
To give the candidate all the required knowledge and skills to be able to successfully install and maintain a variety of materials and components and to have a broad knowledge of engineering systems which operate by moving temperature controlled water around the inside of buildings, providing heating and cooling, and utilise fossil fuels and sustainable energy systems.
They will be able to demonstrate competence in the health and safety, communication, quality control and environmental requirements appropriate to their scope of work.
Candidates will gain the knowledge and skills to able to work within new build construction sites and existing buildings on their own, proficiently and without supervision upon completing their qualification and be able to work in the most efficient and economical manner. They must adhere to safe working practices without endangering themselves or others.