These Smart Metering qualifications are nationally recognised qualifications developed in consultation with Energy and Utility Skills and the National Skills Academy for Power.
Depending on which qualification is chosen, the learner will need to complete some or all of the following units:
Optional Gas Unit
Optional Power Units
Assessments consist of a combination of practical and theory examinations. On completion, BPEC Certification Ltd will upload the learners’ assessment results for the dual fuel and gas qualifications to the Gas Safe Register.
For the purpose of Gas Safe registration the units relating to gas safety are normally valid for 5 years.
On expiry, candidates are eligible to take re-assessment. The re-assessment can be taken up to 6 months prior to the expiry date of the initial qualification without losing out (MOT Style). Previous certificates must be presented to the assessment centre as evidence of holding the initial qualification.
Training materials are available from a number of sources.
For UK funding info visit Learning Aim Reference Service Qualification Funding Information
To work within the energy sector installing and exchanging domestic gas and electric meters.
Recognised within the Energy Sector.
Assessment centres wishing to deliver the Level 2 Smart Metering qualifications should contact AOadmin@bpec.org.uk