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Training Course (Part L)

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Energy Efficiency for Gas fired and Oil Fired Domestic Heating and Hot Water Systems (EEDHS)


£200 (Including VAT)

Entry Requirements

This course is designed for existing heating engineers with industry experience.

Delivery Methods

1 Day Centre-led Training


Start Dates


About Our (Part L) Energy Efficiency Course

Why Earn Energy Efficiency (Part L) Qualifications?

Energy Efficiency is a legal requirement for anybody who installs domestic heating and hot water systems to comply with Part L of the Building Regulations. Therefore, the Part L course and qualification are aimed at existing installers, gas engineers and plumbers or anybody that installs new heating and hot water systems.

The course aims to provide gas and heating installers with the knowledge to advise customers on how to get the best from their central heating system, including boiler sizing, heating controls, reducing heat loss and saving energy.

This short course only takes a day and provides you with all the necessary energy efficiency training needed to offer your clients expert guidance. You will also receive an energy performance certification to prove your credentials and allow you to reach a whole new customer base.

Book now with our flexible training programme and future-proof your career with an energy efficiency training course and qualification certificate today

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Learn More About The Course

(Part L) Energy Efficiency
Course Syllabus

  • Standards & Requirements
  • Hot Water Systems
  • Gas-Fired & Oiler Fired Heating Systems
  • Online Assessment
The course syllabus is intended as a guide. Timings and delivery of course content are subject to change at the discretion of the training manager & individual course tutors.
Energy Efficiency Training - Course Overview

Standards & Requirements

Understand the rigorous energy efficiency standards for gas-fired and oil-fired heating appliances, including regulations on condensing and non-condensing boiler installations, and specific requirements for space heating circuit types.

Hot Water Systems

Learn the compliance standards for hot water storage vessels, and grasp the essential preparation, treatment, and commissioning requirements for both hot water systems and wet central heating systems.

Gas & Oil Fired Heating Systems

Familiarize yourself with the minimum standards for controlling gas-fired and oil-fired wet central heating systems, as well as insulation standards for pipework in these systems, ensuring energy efficiency in heating installations.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Energy Efficiency (Part L) Training FAQs

Here, you can find several frequently asked questions about our Energy Efficiency (Part L) Training Course.

If you have any additional questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch for a free consultation with one of our specialist course advisors.

Do I Need Previous Experience To Begin Training?

Yes, the Part L course is designed for existing heating installers with knowledge and experience to provide advice to customers about how to get the most out of their central heating.

Why Earn Part L Qualifications?

It is a legal requirement for anyone who installs domestic heating and hot water systems to comply with Part L of the building regulations.

How Long Is (Part L) Energy Efficiency Training?

Energy Efficiency training takes place over one day. You will be required to be in the centre 8am-4pm.

How Much Does Training Cost?

Our (Part L) energy efficiency training course is currently priced at £200, including VAT. 

Where Can I Complete Energy Efficiency Training?

(Part L) Energy Efficiency training is available at three of the Options Skills training centres. Located in; Birmingham, Manchester, and South London.

How Often Do Courses Start?

We have new classes starting regularly, so you will never have to wait long to begin Energy Efficiency training with Options Skills. Please speak to our course advisors to find out the next available start date.

How Do I Enrol?

To find out more and enrol on our Energy Efficiency (Part L) training, you can request a call via our contact form or call us directly on 0800 802 1306. 

Please note, that you must register for course attendance by providing at least 2-week’s advance notice. You will be sent a study pack to familiarise yourself with before attending the training and assessment day.

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