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Part-time Programmes (Post-secondary 3)

Diploma of Vocational Education (Gas Services Engineering)

Programme code FS513373

Duration of Study
2.5 - 3 Years
[Students are required to follow the programme arrangements stipulated by YC, on average 3 - 4 evenings per week, normally 3 semesters per academic year.]
Mode of Study
Part-time (Evening)
Offering Campus(es) / Venue(s)
Youth College (Kwai Chung)
Required No. of Credits for Graduation
Modules at Level 2 or below: 228
Modules at Level 3 or above: 232 
Entrance Requirements
Holders of Craft Certificate in Gas Services Engineering OR Certificate of Vocational Education (Gas Services Engineering) OR Equivalent

Note : Applicants with higher qualifications or relevant work experience may apply for exemption for some modules
Programme Content
The programme covers knowledge of gas services and skill training. It covers Gas Fitting Technology, Gas safety Regulation and Code, Electrical Theory and Building Services Engineering Drawing, etc.
Career Prospects
Graduates may be employed as technicians or inspectors in the trade of gas services engineering.
Holders of Diploma of Vocational Education are considered having met the general entrance requirements of Higher Diploma programmes (not applicable to programmes with specific entrance requirements). Please refer to the details of Higher Diploma programmes in this homepage.
Professional Recognition
This programme is recognised by the Institution of Gas Engineers and Managers (IGEM) as meeting the educational requirements for Engineering Technician (EngTech) in accordance with the UK Standard for Professional Engineering Competence (UK-SPEC).
  1. Most of the modules in the programmes are conducted and assessed in Chinese.
  2. Students may be required to attend classes on other VTC campuses. VTC reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme title, content or change the offering institute(s) / campus(es) / class venue(s) if circumstances so warrant.