Level 3 Award in the Installation and Maintenance of Heat Pump Systems

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


Stretford Campus

Course Overview

This course combines both theory and practice. You will learn about the types of ground source heat pumps available including borehole, shallow collector and water collector. You will learn about the efficiency, sizing and positioning of systems and how to install them

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Building Services

You will need a minimum Level 2 plumbing or gas qualification or equivalent trade experience and both an energy efficiency certificate and a water regulations certificate
LCL-R3035: Core unit in Heat Pump Technology (Non-Refrigerant Circuit)
LCL-R3036: Air Source unit in Heat Pump Technology (Non-Refrigerant Circuit)
LCL-R3037: Ground Source Unit in Heat Pump Technology (Non-Refrigerant Circuit)

City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Initial Verification (2391-50)
City & Guilds Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection (2391-51)
City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Inspection and Testing (2391-52)

Heat Pump Engineer

You will be assessed through several multiple-choice papers and complete a practical assessment on custom built test rigs

The Tuition fee for this course is £225.00 You may be eligible for a full fee remission if you are in receipt of certain benefits or earning less than £20,888 per annum (if residing within Greater Manchester)

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