Engineering Sciences and Environment:

Building Environmental Systems Operator - Class 2

Recognition Of Achievement

Every building requires maintenance. Learn the skills you need to be a successful building operator, managing the everyday systems that make a building run smoothly. With Sheridan's Building Environmental Systems Operator - Class 2 Recognition of Achievement, learn the foundational skills needed successfully run business facilities. 

Manage and maintain. Enrol today. 

Recommended Program Pathway

In order to achieve Sheridan's Building Environmental Systems Operator - Class 1 Certificate, you must first complete all seven (7) courses listed underneath the header "Class 2 - Compulsory".

The recommended introductory course is ENGI79001 Building Systems - A Practical Overview

Textbook Requirements

Students will purchase all textbooks directly through the Seneca College online bookstore found here

These courses are part of the Building Environmental Systems Operator - Class 2 Program.

Course Name / Code Expected Availability Select

Compulsory Course(s)

Successfully complete seven (7) courses.

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
Course Code:
ENGI79002
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Air Handling
Course Code:
ENGI79003
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Building Systems: A Practical Overview
Course Code:
ENGI79001
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Controls
Course Code:
ENGI79004
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Electricity (BES)
Course Code:
ENGI79005
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Heating
Course Code:
ENGI79006
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Water Treatment
Course Code:
ENGI79007
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes

Related Course(s)

You may be interested in other courses in this field

Low Carbon Building Skills for Administrators and Supervisors
Course Code:
ENGI78011
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Low Carbon Skills for Building Operators
Course Code:
ENGI78010
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes

Program Delivery

This program is delivered via virtual (synchronous) delivery. 

Program Description

 

Every building needs a trained and qualified operator to keep it running: someone who monitors and maintains vital systems like heating, electricity, security and more. In Sheridan’s Building Environmental Systems Operator - Class 2 Recognition of Achievement program, you will get the training you need to operate a healthy, energy-efficient and economically-viable building in any sector.

Graduates of this program will demonstrate the ability to operate heating systems, air conditioning, refrigeration units and electrical systems. They will also learn air handling, preventive and corrective maintenance and study water treatment programs. Through hands-on practical learning, students will gain the foundational skills required to lead a lucrative career in building maintenance and facilities. 

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Operate air-conditioning and refrigeration systems in buildings 
  • Understand the different control systems and how to navigate 
  • Describe technologies utilized for electrical devices 
  • Implement preventative and predictive approaches to maintenance of building equipment 
  • and more! 

Manage and maintain. Enrol today. 

Recommended Program Pathway

The recommended introductory course is ENGI79001 Building Systems - A Practical Overview

Textbook Requirements

Students will purchase all textbooks directly through the Seneca College online bookstore found here

Building Environmental Systems Operator Certificate

If you are interested in furthering your education in systems and maintenance, our program Building Environmental Systems Operator Certificate is also available. This program consists of nine (9) courses, including the seven (7) fundamental courses part of this Recognition of Achievement. Students will expand their knowledge through additional courses in energy efficiency, hospital building designs, air systems designs, and more. Students who are interested can easily pathway into our Certificate program after completion of their Recognition of Achievement. 

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca or 905-874-4440.
 

 

When you graduate from our Building Environmental Systems Operator – Class 2 program, you’ll be able to pursue many different roles.

Sample job titles:

  • Building Operator
  • Building Systems Technician
  • Building Systems Supervisor
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Environment Manager
  • Supervisor, Building and Site Services
  • Hospital Building Operator
  • Controls Technician
  • Superintendent,  Building and Operations
  • Site Superintendent