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Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs grade A*- C (grade 9 - 4) or above including English, maths and science, or a relevant Level 2 qualification, plus a good school report commenting on attendance, punctuality, behaviour and commitment.

Who is the course for

This qualification is for people thinking about a career in building services engineering. It gives learners the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment. This qualification also provides career development opportunities for those already in work, and through articulation to higher education, degree and professional development programmes.

Course Content

The 90 credit BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma and a deeper specialist work-related focus.

Units include:

  • Health, Safety and Welfare in CBE
  • Sustainable Construction
  • Mathematics in CBE
  • Science and Materials in CBE
  • Construction Technology and design in Construction Civil Engineering
  • Surveying in Construction Civil Engineering
  • Building Services Control Systems
  • Building Services Science
  • Electrical Installation Standards and Components in BSE

Study Methods

Lectures, practical work, tutorials, private study periods, projects, assignments and site visits.

How is the course assessed

You'll be assessed on the knowledge you gain, by assignments and written exams.

Where next - Further Studies

Higher education or a professional development programme.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Gain employment in a specialist area within building services engineering.

More Information

For further information, please contact our Information, Advice and Guidance team on 01895 853333 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Last updated: 9 November 2016.

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to:

Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Uxbridge Campus: Course Starting Mon 04 September 2017

Starts: 04/09/2017

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Uxbridge Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00