The installation of unvented hot water systems
What will you learn?
The installation, commissioning and servicing of unvented hot water systems in accordance with current legislation.
Who should attend?
All plumbers and engineers involved in the installation, commissioning, service and repair of hot water systems, solar thermal hot water systems or air source/ground source heat pumps.
The course programme
■ Building Regulations Approved Document G
■ Water Regulations 1999
■ Unvented hot water system design
■ Installation requirements
■ Commissioning and servicing
Successful candidates will have the knowledge to work safely on unvented hot water systems in accordance with all relevant legislation.
Candidates will need:
■ A recognised competence in a conventional fuel (i.e. gas, oil, or solid fuel) or a relevant plumbing qualification such as an NVQ level 2 or equivalent experience
■ A WRAS approved Water Regulations qualification
■ An Energy Efficiency qualification issued by a 17024 UKAS accredited body
Candidates might also be interested in diversifying their business into the emerging renewable technology market. To find out more about the NICEIC Microgeneration Installer Scheme (MCS) call 0870 013 0458.