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Unvented hot water training & certification is a requirement for any plumber who wants to work on unvented hot water systems. Part G3 of the building regs defines unvented hot water systems as a “controlled service”.

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Installation of unvented hot water systems are on the rise due to their link with renewable energy technologies.  Trade Skills 4U unvented hot water courses show you exactly how to asses suitability, design, commission and fault find on an unvented hot water system.

If you are planning on working with solar thermal or heat pump based systems then this NICEIC certification will be a requirement as you will be hooking this up to an unvented hot water system.

 

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Why take this unvented hot water course?

Unvented hot water training and certification is a requirement for any plumber who wants to work on unvented hot water systems. Part G3 of the Building Regulations define unvented hot water systems as a “controlled service”. As such, it is a legal requirement that all unvented hot water installations are notified to the local Building Control department.

We provide hands on training in our state of the art Renewable Energy Training facility on how to specify and design an unvented installation. Demand is growing for renewable energy heating systems so unvented hot water training will prove to be a smart move for any plumber looking to get ahead of the game.

Entry Requirements / Who’s it for?

This unvented course is for experienced plumbers and heating engineers. In order to attend this course candidates should meet one of the following criteria:

2 years industry experience of heating and hot water systems OR

NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualified in heating and hot water systems OR

Currently registered on a industry registration scheme such as Gas Safe, ACS, OFTEC etc.

This course is a pre-requisite for anyone working with Solar Thermal Hot water installations. If you are unsure of your suitability please call our team on 01293 529777 for clarification.

Unvented Course Content:

Because unvented hot water is a controlled service this course is focused on the safety requirements rather than the actual installation. 

On this course you will learn

Whether the property is suitable for the installation.

Where to locate the cylinder

Recognise the various forms of hot water supplies.

State the functional requirements of unvented domestic hot water systems.

Design an Unvented system to comply with Part G of the Building Regulations.

Carry out commissioning of an Unvented System State and rectify common causes of faults in an Unvented system.

Exams & Qualifications

2 part exam:

Open book multiple choice

Practical assessment workbook

Following on from this course you will receive your NICEIC card as proof of competency in a controlled service.

As such 2 passport photos are required and should be brought with you on the day.

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Reviews

“Terry delivered a good lesson and assessment” Owen Hearnden Solar HW 25/09/13

“ Terry was an excellent trainer, would recommend him” John Cristoforo Solar HW 20/09/13

 

Books

No books required. You will be sent a copy of a water regs booklet for the course. 

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Do I need to be a plumber for this course?

This unvented course is for experienced plumbers and heating engineers. In order to attend this course candidates should meet one of the following criteria:

2 years industry experience of heating and hot water systems OR

NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualified in heating and hot water systems OR

Currently registered on a industry registration scheme such as Gas Safe, ACS, OFTEC etc.

 

Locations

London Gatwick, South East

Our Centres redefine standards in training provision with 7,500 square metres of bright and spacious teaching areas. It’s a world away from the drafty warehouses that some competitors use! It is perfectly placed to deliver electrical course to students from Sussex, Surrey, Kent, London and all over the South East.

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