Building Services


Learn a valuable trade for life and start building your career in the rapidly growing construction and building services industry.

With our qualifications, you will benefit from working with local contractors and businesses and be taught the technical and professional skills employers are looking for. 

You will have access to industry standard equipment and be taught by experts in their fields, helping you to enter the workplace or progress onto higher education.

Introduction

Learn a valuable trade for life and start building your career in the rapidly growing building services industry.

With our qualifications, you will benefit from working with local contractors and businesses and be taught the technical and professional skills employers are looking for. You will have access to industry standard equipment and be taught by experts in their fields, helping you to enter the workplace or progress onto higher education.

Facilities

Our courses are taught in professional workshop environments, meaning you will experience your trade as you would in the industry. Your learning won’t be confined to the workshop - you'll be encouraged to take on projects with local companies.

Careers

Careers in this industry include:

  • Plumber
  • Electrician
  • Building Services Engineer
  • Facilities Manager

Career Prospects

Plumbers and heating and ventilating engineers

Annual pay
£38,480
Workforce change
3%
Hours/week
42
Replacement
26%

The workforce is projected to expand by 3% over the period to 2024, adding 5,583 jobs. In the same period, 26% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 50,178 job openings.

Role description

Jobholders in this unit group assemble, install, maintain and repair plumbing fixtures, heating and ventilating systems and pipes and pipeline systems in commercial, residential and industrial premises and public buildings.

Common tasks


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Ramsgate Road
Broadstairs, Kent
CT10 1PN