Heating and Ventilating (6088)

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2014
The Level 2 & 3 NVQs in Mechanical Engineering Services - Heating and Ventilating enable you to demonstrates your skills and can help you to become a qualified heating and ventilating maintenance engineer or installation specialist. You can choose to cover domestic, industrial and commercial heating and ventilating systems, as well as ductwork and welding.
An NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services - Heating and Ventilating is for anyone who wants to specialise in heating and ventilating maintenance or installation. You don't have to have any previous experience in heating and ventilating, but you need a work placement where you can demonstrate your skills on the job.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

You'll cover things like:

  • installing heating and ventilation systems
  • maintaining and repairing systems
  • communication skills
  • working with others
  • health and safety

To gain an NVQ, you need to show you've got a particular set of skills. You usually work with your training provider to review your current skills and find the best way to gain new ones - perhaps by trying new things at work, or by studying. NVQs are assessed at work or in a simulated workplace.

For each unit your assessor watches and asks questions as you perform a task, or looks at a portfolio of work that you've built as formal evidence of your learning. Then they confirm you've got the skills to do the job well. For the NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services - Heating and Ventilating, you will put together a portfolio of evidence to be assessed.

Which Level is right for me?

Level 2
You are starting your career in the heating and ventilating sector and want to learn the skills you need to specialise in either the maintenance of system components or system installation.

Level 3
You have some relevant knowledge and understanding of the heating and ventilating sector, having worked in the industry probably in a role where you've been supervised.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

A Level 2 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services - Heating and Ventilating could help you get a job as a heating and ventilating engineer. You could also go on to do the Level 3 NVQ, which could help you to expand your skills and knowledge and get a job as a supervisor.

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

To deliver these qualifications you will need suitably qualified staff to carry out training and assessment.

You will also need suitable facilities to carry out the required training to enable learners to achieve industry standards.

To find all the resource requirements, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

All learners must be employed in the heating and ventilation sector. You must make sure they can access all the resources they need to complete the qualification.

Level 3

Level 3 will suit you if you have some relevant knowledge and understanding of the heating and ventilating sector, having worked in the industry probably in a role where you've been supervised.

There are four qualifications to choose from at this level:

  • domestic Installation
  • industrial and commercial installation
  • rectification of systems
  • ductwork.

You complete six mandatory units at Level 3, in addition to one or two additional units that depend on the area of specialism you choose. Units include:

  • install complex heating and ventilating systems and components
  • design heating and ventilating systems
  • install pipework by welding.

For a full list of units and course requirements, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

A Level 2 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services - Heating and Ventilating could help you get a job as a heating and ventilating engineer. You could also go on to do the Level 3 NVQ, which could help you to expand your skills and knowledge and get a job as a supervisor.

Level 3 NVQ in Heating and Ventilating (Rectification of Systems) (6088-07)

Last Registration Date: 31 Jul 2013

Level 3 NVQ in Heating and Ventilating (Rectification of Systems) - Gas Systems

  • Accreditation No: 100/3372/5 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: NVQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/07/2016 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 NVQ in Heating and Ventilating (Ductwork) (6088-08)

Last Registration Date: 31 Jul 2013

Level 3 NVQ in Heating and Ventilating (Ductwork)

  • Accreditation No: 100/3376/2 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: NVQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/07/2016 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

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