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Building Services Explained (3 Days)

"A very packed syllabus that covers a lot of information... Well worth attending and very beneficial"

"Lots of great anecdotal examples to support learning"


Upcoming Courses
Key Areas  
Course Content
Learning Outcomes
Who Should Attend
Course Timings
Course Fees
In-House Training 


A full overview and agenda, need to know information and booking instructions can be found on the individual course pages. Click on a course code below to view.


Upcoming Courses 

2018 Dates

14th - 16th November 2018 | Manchester - Building Services Explained - B369

5th - 7th December 2018 | London Holborn - Building Services Explained - A1672


2019 Dates

25th - 27th February 2019 | London - Book Here

12th - 14th March 2019 | Birmingham - Book Here

20th - 22nd May 2019 | London - Book Here

11th - 13th June 2019 | Manchester - Book Here


Key Areas  

  • Energy consumption and electrical services
  • Electrical generation and renewables
  • Ventilation and heat recovery
  • Building heating
  • Hot water and controls
  • Simple and complex cooling systems
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Legislation and statutory requirements
  • Drainage and water services
  • Building Regulations


Course Content 

This three day course covers building services found in commercial buildings. The course looks at heating and cooling systems, how to use them efficiently and how they fit within a building. Electrical and renewable systems are also covered allowing the delegate to understand how they can have a considerable impact on the buildings energy use.
A section on Maintenance and Legislation is incorporated to highlight the importance of regular maintenance and keeping up to date with current building legislation.


Learning Outcomes  

  • How construction affects building services
  • Understanding energy consumption within buildings
  • Appreciation of electrical plant and equipment used in final distribution and circuits
  • Understanding of heating and cooling systems in buildings
  • Why heat recovery is important in efficient buildings
  • Knowledge of complex HVAC systems
  • Understand why regular maintenance is important for trouble free operation
  • Importance of legislation and record keeping


Who Should Attend  

The course is designed for those wanting to achieve a level awareness of how building services and electrical systems operate within commercial buildings eg:

  • Facilities and Building Managers
  • Building Service contractors
  • Project Managers
  • Mechanical & HVAC Engineers
  • Architects
  • Energy Assessors
  • Air Conditioning Inspectors


Course Timings  

Registration and coffee will be at 09.00
Start Time: 09.30 each day
Latest Finish: 17.00 each day


Course Fees  

  • Members Rate: £1,308 (£1,090 ex VAT)
  • Standard Rate: £1,458 (£1,215 ex VAT)


In-house training at your site

Training multiple staff at once is the most cost effective way to develop staff for organisations. All our courses can be delivered at your site (min 6 staff) at discounted rates. These In-House courses are only available in the UK and Europe. For an In-house quote please email; 
Name of course, approximate number of staff and your site address 
E: training@cibse.org

 

To contact the CIBSE Training Team with a query please

Email: training@cibse.org or call: +44 (0)20 8772 3660