The NPA award is a pre-apprenticeship qualification preparing you for work in plumbing; heating and ventilating; air conditioning and refrigeration; and electro-technical fields. The course covers:
Basic electrical installation operations; Basic plumbing operations; Basic heating and ventilation operations; Basic refrigeration and air conditioning operations; Energy and the environment; System, roles, responsibilities and procedures; Building science.
It also teaches skills in safety, communication, information technology, problem solving, team-working and numeracy.
National 4 English, Maths, a science subject and a technological subject. Interview and practical skills test.
Relevant NC or HNC; Modern Apprenticeship
Construction & Civil Engineering