What do I learn?
This course covers the inspection, servicing and maintenance of solar thermal hot water systems in accordance with the new QCF framework qualification.
A training manual which accompanies the course will be sent out to you 3-4 weeks prior to attendance and you will be expected to self study in preparation for the assessments. This course is assessed in the classroom and in the workshop by a skilled tutor. The assessment consists of an online multiple-choice exam a paper-based exam and practical assessment in the workshop.
What do I gain?
This solar thermal hot water certificate is recognised by all the current Microgeneration Certification Schemes as meeting the requirement for appropriate training in the solar thermal technology. Successful completion of the training and assessment provides training evidence for suitably qualified individuals to support their application for registration on a Microgeneration Certification Scheme that allows self-certification. It also provides notification to building control departments of work completed
What do I need?
You need to have obtained the QCF qualification in installation of solar thermal hot water systems before attending this course.
What do I gain?
This course leads to a Level 3 award within the Qualifications and Credit Framework. The training has been mapped to National Occupational Standards which means you are receiving the most beneficial and industry-relevant training possible. Upon completion of this course you can then progress to another Level 3 award in environmental technologies.