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Domestic Ventilation

Registered list price: £340.00 + VAT

Non registered list price: £340.00 + VAT

Duration: 2 days
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The course meets the minimum technical competency requirement for Installers looking to apply to join a Competent Person Scheme in England and Wales for Domestic Ventilation Systems. It is also relevant for installers working Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Day 1 

Fundamental working principles of ventilation systems
Minimum legal requirements
The types of ventilation systems
Passive Stack Ventilation
Intermittent extract fans
Continuous Mechanical Extract Systems
Continuous Mechanical Extract Systems with Heat Recovery
Why ventilation is important
The varying techniques used for installation of the different systems
The pitfalls associated with poor workmanship and misuse of ventilation systems
Basic system design
Preparation prior to installation
Day 2

Competent Person Schemes
Commissioning of a mechanical ventilation heat recovery unit
Inspection and testing
Certification and documentation of a mechanical ventilation heat recovery unit
The course is ideal for experienced electricians, plumbers, ventilation installers and heating engineers looking that are to improve their knowledge and understanding of Domestic Ventilation Systems.

The domestic ventilation training and assessment has been designed to provide the necessary skills in design, installation, testing, commissioning, handover, servicing and fault-finding of ventilation systems in accordance with the latest National Occupational Standards (NOS) and Minimum Technical Competency documents (MTC).

There are no formal pre-requisites for this course; however an appreciation of the requirements for a typical ventilation system is an advantage.