Apprentice Service Engineer F W P UK LIMITED

We are looking for a Refrigeration and Air-conditioning apprentice to join our ever growing team, this is an excellent opportunity to kick start your career with a well-established company.

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Closing date: 11 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    In addition to a competitive salary, we can offer; • Door • Uniform • Paid overtime

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Working with pressure systems and electrical circuits and systems. Evaluating and mitigating risks of refrigerants including toxicity, flammability and other potential risks or hazards to self and the general public. Decommissioning, safe recovery and disposal of equipment and hazardous waste transfer.

  • Installation commissioning
  • Testing
  • Fault diagnostics
  • Rectification of systems
  • Component/refrigerant suitability and selection

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Refrigeration Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard, including Functional Skills in maths and English, if required.

This programme includes:

  • Refrigeration, Air-Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems Diploma Level 2
  • Award in F-Gas and ODS Regulations: Category I Level 2
  • Refrigeration, Air-Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems Diploma Level 3

This programme is delivered via a day release delivery model which means that one day per week, your attendance is required at our Construction campus, NG17. This attendance is required during term time only.

You will work with expert assessors to develop new knowledge, skills and behaviours within the profession.

You will experience a blended learning model.

You will gather learning evidence, journals and off-the-job records using your e-portfolio.

At the end of the planned learning period, it will be agreed that you are ready to enter 'Gateway' and for your End Point Assessment to be arranged.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Potentially full time employment for the right individual

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Enthusiastic, Punctual, Able to take instruction, Reliable, Hardworking, Passion for a hands on role


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4 / A-C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4 / A-C) Essential

About the employer

FWP UK are a well-established and highly regarded company offering nationwide coverage. Our team of dynamic engineers provide ongoing heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration services to clients such as Wagamama, The Ivy Group, Incipio, Wendy’s, Hawksmoor, Daylesford Organic, Serco to name but a few. Our client’s loyalty, coupled with our ongoing expansion means we are actively seeking Trainee HVAC Engineers (Heating, Ventilation Air Conditioning).




17 Calverton Business Park, Hoyle Road



NG14 6QL

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience



01623 900639

Apprenticeship standard

Refrigeration air conditioning and heat pump engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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