In this course you will learn the practical skills, environmental aspects and associated technologies, at the appropriate level. If you achieve this qualification you will be an attractive option for potential employers within the Building Services Engineering sectors of Plumbing; Heating and Ventilating; Air Conditioning and Refrigeration; Electrical, Electro Technical. The NPA is, in effect, a pre-apprenticeship award. There is a strong emphasis on safety throughout the program.
The NPA is designed to give you the knowledge, understanding and skills required to make an immediate contribution in employment or further opportunities for study/training within the Scottish Building Services Engineering sector.
3 subjects at National 4; preferably including Maths and Physics; or Pre-Apprenticeship Plumbing (Level 4); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Entry subject to interview.
Progress to plumbing, electrical or construction sectors