The course will provide you with a complete understanding and awareness of Part L of The Building Regulations, including associated legislation, boiler sizing, the importance of SEDBUK when choosing a new boiler, and principles of a condensing boiler, minimum standards for the installation or replacement of a hot water cylinder. Following training, you will be assessed via a written examination.
Energy Efficiency Courses for Domestic Heating Installers (Part L) is a 1-day course.
It 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 is aimed at existing installers, gas engineers and plumbers or anybody that installs new heating and hot water systems.
You must register for course attendance by providing at least 2-week’s advance notice. You will be sent a study pack that you will familiarise yourself with before attending the training and assessment day. We put on training days regularly, so you never have to wait too long before you can attend the course.
This energy efficiency course is priced at £200, including VAT.
If you would like to book your place on the next course or require more information, please call today on 0800 802 1306
Please note: This qualification is not suitable as a stand-alone qualification for new entrant gas engineers or plumbers. If you would like to re-train as a plumber or gas engineer, we offer comprehensive training packages that are suitable for you. Please see how to train to be a domestic gas engineer or a domestic plumber with Options Skills.
Energy efficiency standards for gas-fired and oil-fired heating appliances connected to ‘wet’ heating circuits
Boiler efficiency minimum standards
Non-condensing boiler installation acceptability.
Space heating circuit type requirements.
Hot water storage vessel compliance standards.
Hot water system and wet central heating system preparation and treatment requirements.
Commissioning of hot water system and wet central heating system requirements.
Minimum standards requirements for the control of gas-fired and oil-fired wet central heating systems.
Minimum standards requirements for the control of insulation of pipework for gas-fired and oil-fired wet central heating and hot water storage systems.
Frequently asked questions about our part L 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.
It is a legal requirement for anyone who installs domestic heating and hot water systems to comply with Part L of the building regulations.
Part L Energy Efficiency training takes place over one day.
You will be required to be in the centre between 8am-4pm.
The cost of training is £200 including VAT.
For more information on payment options, please speak to our course advisors on 0800 802 1306.
We have new classes starting on a regular basis, so you’ll never have to wait long to begin training with Options Skills.
To find out the next available start date, please speak to our course advisors.
To find out more and enrol on our part L energy efficiency training, you can request a call back via our contact form or call us directly on 0800 802 1306.
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