This qualification has been designed to introduce candidates to the new and exciting world of Retrofit. The course will provide a good understanding of what domestic retrofit involves. The qualification is applicable to a wide range of people, including those already working in the sector, those considering joining it and those who are impacted by it.
Retrofit is a new and exciting sector of the economy that should offer rewarding careers for thousands of people. Anybody currently working in this sector or thinking of working in it in the future would benefit from holding the Understanding Domestic Retrofit qualification.
Employers in the retrofit sector include local authorities, housing associations, installers, energy companies, contractors and sub-contractors.
Level 3 Award in Heat Pump Systems
Level 3 Award in the Installation and Maintenance of Heat Pump Systems
Awareness of Environmental Technologies
Level 3 Electric Vehicle Charging Installations
Solar Photovoltaic Systems
Trades: Plastering, Joinery, Carpentry, Rendering, Heat Pump Installer and Solar Panel Installer
Professions: Retrofit Advisor, Retrofit Assessor, Retrofit Coordinator and Retrofit Designer
In order to achieve this qualification, learners must achieve 4 credits, by completing the 3 mandatory units. The assessment criteria determine the standard required to achieve each unit and allow for a variety of assessment methods to be used as appropriate to the environment the qualification is delivered in. There is no examined assessment element in this qualification.
10:30am - 1:00pm