Part L – Energy Efficiency

Part L Energy Efficiency

Qualification

Level 3 Award in Energy Efficiency for Gas Fired and Oil Fired Domestic Heating and Hot Water Systems (Part L).

Cost

£165 + VAT

Why?

This qualification allows learners to demonstrate that they have up to date knowledge and are able to design domestic heating systems in accordance with Part L of the Building Regulations.

The qualification may be required as a prerequisite to some renewable courses.

Who’s this for?

Primarily aimed at heating engineers and design engineers however there are no formal requirements for learners wishing to undertake this course.

Outcomes

  • Know the regulatory requirements and sources of guidance for energy efficiency standards for gas-fired and oil-fired heating appliances connected to wet heating circuits
  • Know the requirement of minimum boiler efficiency standards for gas-fired and oil-fired heating appliances connected to wet heating circuits
  • Be able to determine if a non-condensing boiler installation would be acceptable
  • Know the requirement relating to space heating primary circuits type and design for gas-fired and oil-fired wet heating systems
  • Know the compliance standards requirement for hot water storage vessels
  • Know the requirements relating to the preparation and water treatment of hot water systems and wet central heating systems
  • Know the requirements relating to the commissioning of hot water systems and wet central heating systems
  • Know the requirements of the minimum standards for the control of gas-fired and oil-fired wet central heating systems
  • Know the requirements of the minimum standards for the control of insulation of pipework for gas-fired and oil-fired wet central heating and hot water storage systems
  • Know the requirements relating to stand-alone, glandless heating system circulators

Course overview

Classroom based training and home study followed by in centre assessment

Learning Materials

All learning materials will be shared electronically

Duration

Training – 1 day

Assessment – 1/2 day

Where?

Unit J Buttericks Building
New Lane Havant
Hampshire, PO9 2ND

What’s next?

As it becomes more prominent in the near future this course also gives a strong base to move across into the Renewables sector including Green Energy, GDA/DEA.

Links

Part L Building Regulations

Energy Saving Trust

Domestic Heating Compliance Guide 2013 edition

Course Locations

Unit J Buttericks Building
New Lane Havant
Hampshire, PO9 2ND

Contact Us

Email: info@setauk.com
Phone: 02392 176 519
Address:
Unit J Buttericks Building
New Lane, Havant, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO9 2ND gas-safe