Unvented Hot Water ? Water Regulations- Legionella

Level 1 Diploma
Course Overview

These courses are for plumbing and heating engineers who want to install Domestic Hot Water Storage Systems, and will demonstrate their competence so they can either join a Competent Persons? Scheme allowing the self-certification of installations, or to notify the local Building Control department prior to commencing work. See the course skills & benefits section for our course listing.

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Plumbing & Gas

Trainees must hold a recognised trade qualification (e.g. NVQ/SNVQ Level 2 or 3 in Plumbing and Heating or Domestic Heating) OR be working towards one OR have evidence of a number of years? experience in the plumbing or heating industry.

Our courses help plumbers and heating engineers who want to install Vented and Unvented Domestic Hot Water Storage Systems to comply with the appropriate Building Regulations and Standards.

Certificates are normally valid for 5 years. Candidates are eligible for reassessment within 12 months of expiry. Previous certificates must be presented to the assessment centre as evidence of holding the initial qualification.

Assessments normally consist of a combination of practical and theory examinations. Candidates must successfully pass all three assessments to gain the BPEC Domestic Hot Water Storage Systems certificate and competency card. This allows you / the business to register with a competent person scheme allowing the self certifying of unvented hot water storage systems installations. If you choose not to join a Competent Persons scheme you will need to notify the local Building

For more information on training costs and content contact the ACS / AM2 team at Trafford College. Tel: 0161 886 7106 Email: beverly.mcloughlin@tcg.ac.uk.

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