Heat Pumps Installer

Suitable for: qualified plumbers, heating engineers and renewables installers

4 days
Bpec Certification
Course Fees:
£725 plus VAT

SBS has partnered with PPL Training to provide this course.

What qualifications must be held?

Unvented Hot Water

Water Regulations

Part L

Assessment method: Open book multiple choice paper

Course Overview

• Introduction to the use of Ground & Air Source Heat Pumps

• Main types of systems

• Site location

• Heat loss calculations

• Design of heat pump systems

• Installation methods (Air and Ground Source)

• Commissioning systems

• Servicing

• Handover

Training Product Code



Course Benefits

• Recognised Heat Pump qualification for MCS membership

• Covers both air and ground source heat pumps

• Does not cover aspects of heat pump work that involves handling fluorinated greenhouse gases or working on the heat pump refrigerant circuit.

• Candidates must hold valid Unvented Hot Water qualification

• Onsite training available at your company’s premises

Hints & Tips

• This 4 day Bpec Heat Pumps is recognised for membership of the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) and competent person schemes.

• Scottish installers can take advantage of the Low Carbon Skills Fund to potentially receive funding for up to 50% of the course costs.

• The course also covers all the underpinning knowledge and practical demonstration required to install Heat Pump systems.

• For more information regarding the required prerequisite qualifications required to undertake this course, which include an Unvented Hot Water Storage qualification contact the SBS helpline.