What will the apprentice be doing?
The servicing of building energy management systems in accordance with particular design and specification The Technician is responsible for ensuring the energy management system continues being safe, technically correct and efficient.
The commissioning of building energy management systems in accordance with particular design and specification. The Commissioning Technician is responsible for the commissioning of energy management systems to ensure system functionality post installation.
The installation and servicing of building energy management systems in accordance with a particular design and specification The installation technician is responsible for ensuring the energy
management system is installed safely, technically correct and efficient.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Located in the Southern Office Kent Science Park,
The Level 4 Standard in Building Energy Management Systems.
Theory and Knowledge delivered with BCIA approved resources on-line. There are some workshops to be attended in Year 2, all of which will be as close to the base as possible.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
To be fully proficient as a controls engineer, leading into potential management roles in the future.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 5) Desired
Things to consider
A good understanding of electrical or mechanical systems would be advantageous but not essential. Determination and willingness to learn and succeed. Good personality and attitude to learning with a desire to succeed in an industry that will continue to grow year on year.