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Advanced Apprenticeship in Building Services Engineering Technology & Project Management at Trafford College

Course description

Knowledge Element - Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Building Services Engineering Technology and Project Management - delivered over 2 years and requires the candidate to attend Trafford College on a day release basis. The course covers topics of Building Services.Competence Element - Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Building Services Engineering Technology & Project management - delivered over 2 years in the workplace (monthly visits).Functional Skills in Maths, English & Information Communication Technology at Level 2 delivered over 18 days at College.Employees Rights and Responsibilities WorkbookPLTS (Personal Learning and Thinking Skills) consisting of:* Creative Thinking* Independant Enquiry* Reflective Learning* Team Working* Self Management* Effective Participation

Entry requirements

3 GCSE's at Grade A* - C including Maths and English and a Science.


The NVQ programme is modular, and consists of core and optional units. All assessments are carried out in the workplace. Assessment of the NVQ is continous by a variety of methods including observation of practical skills, oral questioning, written statements and projects. The BTEC Diploma is assessed by assignment and course work and comprises of a number of units covering all aspects of applied science.

Future opportunities

HNC in Building Services/University.

Further information

Please contact course Course Enquiries on 0161 886 7070.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 13 May 2016
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    • Travelling by Bus
      The nearest bus stop for Trafford College is situated on Chester Road (A56) outside Stretford Leisure Centre, 5 minutes walk from the College. For more information about travelling by bus to Talbot Road, visit or call 0871 200 22 33.

      Travelling by Metrolink
      Trafford College, Talbot Road is situated 5 minutes walk from Old Trafford Metrolink Stop. Services run from Bury, Altrincham, and Manchester, with connections to Eccles. For Metrolink service information visit or call 0161 205 2000.

      Travelling by Train
      The Closest train station is Trafford Park on the Manchester - Liverpool line ans is 20 mins walk to site. Trains run approximately every hour in both directions.

      Travelling by Car
      The site is situated on Talbot Road (A5014), 2 miles from M602 slip Road (Junction 3) and 2 miles from Junction 7 of the M60. The College is located opposite Lancashire County Cricket Club and approximately 10 minutes walk from Old Trafford Football Ground.