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  • HVAC Technologies Theory L3

    This BTEC Level 3 Certificate in HVAC is perfect for those wanting to learn more about heating, ventilation and air-conditioning. Ideal if you work in the field and want to formalise with a qualification or if you want to move into a new career.

    • Course Description

      BTEC Level 3 Certificate in HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning) Technologies Theory

      Course code: FEBT05

      Delivery method: Paper based pack

      Course duration: 12 Months

      Entry requirements: No prior qualification needed

      Award achieved: Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Certificate in HVAC Technologies Theory

      Awarding body: Edexcel

      This qualification is perfect for those wanting to learn more about heating, ventilation and air-conditioning. Ideal if you work in the field and want to formalise with a qualification or if you want to move into a new career.

    • HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning) Technologies Theory Course overview

      Upon successful completion of the course, you will received a BTEC Level 3 Certificate in HVAC Technologies Theory.

      Course content

      Unit 1: Health, safety and Welfare in Construction and the Built Environment

      Module 1: The importance of health, safety and welfare in the construction industry

      Module 2: The UK and European legal framework for employees and employers

      Module 3: Workplace safety policies that address hazards, risks and control arrangements

      Module 4: The principal causes of accidents and the associated costs

      Unit 2: Heating in Building Service Engineering

      Module 1: Establishing heating requirements for buildings, select design conditions and establish heating loads

      Module 2: Know the features and characteristics of low pressure hot water heating systems and how to apply them

      Module 3: Understand how to size specify and select heating pipework and equipment

      Unit 3: Ventilation and Air Conditioning in Building Services Engineering

      Module 1: Establishing ventilation and air condition requirements for buildings, strategies, design conditions and estimating cooling loads

      Module 2: Know the characteristics and features of ventilation and air conditioning

      Module 3: The ability to design installations for applications including ventilation or air conditioning

      Module 4: Know how to work with, size and select specific ventilation and air conditioning systems

      Assessment

      BTEC qualifications range from entry Level to Level 3 in the Qualifications and Credit Framework. They provide work-related qualification across a number of sectors. Designed for work preparation and progression for those already in work.

      This is a 21 credit qualification.

      A registration fee of £90 is due within four weeks of enrolment if you wish to receive your BTEC certificate on completion of the course.

      Method of study

      Paper based pack

      We will send a study pack to you by courier, including your course materials and a study guide to help you through the student process. However, tutor marked assessments are only accepted online, rather than by post.

      Tutor support

      Our BTEC courses come with tutor feedback and support by email for 12 months. They will mark your TMAs and provide valuable guidance through any trickier parts of the course whenever you need it. You will also receive a study guide to help you with all aspects of studying, essay writing and general student skills.