This course is aimed at learners that are employed within the building services engineering industry as technicians or trade/craft persons in the vocational areas of electrical and mechanical installation, electrical and mechanical design, estimating, supervision or management, building services engineering contracting, heating and ventilation or refrigeration.
Additionally learners will have gained suitable experience and/or qualifications.
Learners may wish to progress into a specialist area of building services engineering or enhance their prospect of promotion within the industry.
The HNC award has been developed as a work related qualification reflecting
the knowledge and understanding required in the building services sector. Note:
Elective units are subject to change.
- Services Science
- Health, Safety & Welfare
- Management Principles & Application
- Group Project
- Contractual Procedures and Procurement
- Electricity & Lighting for BSE
- Low Pressure Hot Water Heating
- Air Conditioning
- Lighting Applications for Industrial & Commercial Buildings
- Thermo fluids & Acoustics
- Electrical Protection for Non-Domestic Buildings
- Piped Distribution Services
- Energy Utilisation
- Project Management
- Work Based Learning for C&BE
Learners will complete coursework, research, investigation, written reports, presentations, test papers and practical exercises dependent upon the module content as part of the assessment process.
All assessments are graded on the basis of Pass, Merit and Distinction against assessment criteria. These provide an overall single grade for each subject module.
Learners wishing to study further higher education qualifications can progress to part-time and full-time degree level courses at University.
Learners must have good time management skills and work in their own time to complete the necessary reading, research and assessment work to be successful in this qualification.
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