Assessment Information

This is aimed at qualified building services engineers or plumbers wanting to design, install and maintain rainwater harvesting and greywater recycling systems.

Assessments normally consist of a combination of practical and theory examinations.

Pre-requisites

Number of years’ experience in relevant subject area, or hold a formal qualification in plumbing or heating engineering.

Further Information

The training manual allows you to study in your own time, at your own pace, to reduce the time spent on the training course to a minimum. It is important that you study the content of the manual prior to attending the course to ensure that you are properly prepared and can take part in discussions during the course.

This BPEC training course can be used towards registration on the range of schemes available, including Competent Persons registration (CPS), Microgeneration Certification (MCS).

Expiry Information

Certificates are normally valid for 5 years.

Useful Information

The course material is designed to meet the requirements of the manufactures for the installation of the rainwater harvesting and greywater recycling systems that are currently available in the UK market.  The course is based on 2 days.

Training Materials

The training manual and course will enable qualified building services engineers or plumbers to install these systems, as well as legal and safety issues and compliance with the Code for Sustainable Homes. The objective is to enable participants to:

  • Choose the most appropriate Rainwater Harvesting and/or Greywater Recycling System for a building based on the needs and demands of the client.
  • Install any of the common types of Rainwater Harvesting and/or Greywater Recycling Systems in the UK safely and efficiently.
  • Maintain and service the common Rainwater Harvesting and/or Greywater Recycling Systems in the UK.

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