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Energy Efficiency - BPEC - Part L

Course code: XSAV050P

Subject area: Construction

Study level: Part Time

Course level:

Course details

Course time:

09:00 - 16:00

Days of week:


Course date:

1st Aug 2024 - 1st Aug 2024

Course location:

Abingdon Campus

Contact details


01235 555 585

This course is designed to provide knowledge and understanding of the requirements for the current Approved Document L, Volume 1: Dwellings, as well as giving guidance on how to comply with Part L of Schedule 1 to the Building Regulations and the energy efficiency requirements for dwellings.
Delivered in our state-of-the-art Net Zero Skills Hub Training Centre. The Energy Efficiency (Part L) training course has been made appropriate to the requirements of plumbers/ heating installers and gas engineers that need to self-certificate their work via one of the Competent Persons Schemes (CPS) and those that carryout work in new and existing dwellings whilst satisfying the requirements for compliance with Approved Document L1.
Course units
• heat loss and radiator sizing

• types of heating system

• low flow temperature heating

• heating controls and heat emitters

• insulation of pipework

• system sizing

• compliance and evidence

• educating the customer

What next?
Check out our other Net Zero Skills Hub courses aimed at upskilling existing engineers to make the most of the opportunities offered by low carbon technologies.
Entry criteria
Applicants should be experienced installers/specifiers/designers of gas, oil, or heat pump domestic central heating systems.
Fee information
Course fee is £175

As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

Course fees

19+ Fee:

Tuition Fee: £175.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £175.00

19+ Reduced Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

Qualifications received
BPEC Part L Energy Efficiency Certificate

The certificate awarded on completion of this course will demonstrate competence and is recognised and approved by the Energy Savings Trust, GAS SAFE and the Heating and Hot water Information Council (HHIC).

Learning & method assessment
This is a classroom-based course which will provide successful candidates with a nationally recognised qualification. A certificate of competence will be issued upon successful completion of the multiple choice assessment.
User skills
Upon successful completion candidates will be able to self-certificate their work via one of the Competent Persons Schemes (CPS) satisfying the requirements for compliance with Approved Document L1.