FESS Apprenticeship

Explore what the Level 3 Fire, Emergency and Security Services Apprenticeship entails and what apprentices can expect from the course.

Level 3 Fire, Emergency & Security Services Apprenticeship

About the Level 3 FESS Apprenticeship

Overview: The FESS Apprenticeship covers designing, installing and maintaining electronic systems to protect businesses, homes and properties against fires, break-ins and other emergencies. 

Level: 3 (Equivalent to A Levels at grades A-E)

Typical Length: 36 months

The course will:

• Teach all the necessary skills for gaining employment in all areas of the security sector.
• Help develop problem solving skills. 
• Improve customer service skills.
• Provide a practical alternative to a university qualification.

What to Expect on the FESS Apprenticeship

Apprentices will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their skills in a workplace environment, as well as within some classroom-based work.

Apprentices will learn about:

Installing, Testing & Maintaining Different Systems – for a wide range of fire, emergency and security systems.

System Technologies – including retrieving, storing, receiving, transmitting and manipulating electronic data using a range of devices.

Electrical & Electronic Principles – including codes of practice, design criteria and commissioning.

Communication – to clearly and concisely communicate any issues with security systems to their owners.

Specialist Fire, Security & Emergency Lighting – essential knowledge for a security engineer.

Health & Safety Practices – all the relevant legislation and compliance practises.

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Elevation Training Academy are an award-winning team of training, HR, recruitment and apprenticeships specialists within the fire safety and security sectors. We understand that there is a skills gap in the industry, combined with an ageing workforce, which is impacting the future of installers and their businesses.

Ultimately, we pride ourselves on delivering effective, engaging and high-quality training that results in an exceptional generation of talent.