Course Overview

The Foundation for Building Engineering Services is a brand new qualification where you study ONE trade experience:

• Plumbing and Domestic Heating
• Electro technical systems and equipment. (Electrical Installation)

This is your starting point on your journey to become a qualified Plumbing and Heating Engineer or Electrician. You will study two evenings a week at the relevant campus.

At our southern campuses, students who choose plumbing will be based at Neath and students who choose electrical will be based at our Afan campus. Please apply to the relevant campus to suit your interest.

You will cover practical craft skills, job knowledge and advanced trade techniques in plumbing and electrical installation. You will also learn the interpretation of construction drawings and the calculation of materials and costings. Students are also encouraged to participate in Skills Competitions as a means of enhancing their practical ability and developing higher level skills.