Award in the Installation and Maintenance of Heat Pump Systems (Non-refrigerant Circuits Level 3)

Qualification Title

BPEC Level 3 Award Installation and Maintenance of Heat Pumps

Qualification Code Credits Guided Learning Hours




Support Information

Purpose Statement

Letter of Support – CIPHE 

Letter of Support – Summit Skills 

Assessment Information

This is a nationally recognised qualification in the installation and maintenance of heat pump systems. The qualification is developed from the National Occupational Standards and is recognised by the Micro-generation Certification Scheme (MCS) registration bodies as an acceptable qualification to join one of their respective schemes

Unit Details
  • Y/602/3054 Know the requirements to install, commission and handover heat pump systems non-refrigerant circuits
  • D/602/3072 Install, commission and handover heat pumps non-refrigerant circuits
  • F/602/3078 Know the requirements to inspect, service and maintain heat pump system installations non-refrigerant circuits
  • L/602/3083 Inspect, service and maintain heat pump installations non- refrigerant circuits

Trainees should have a minimum NVQ Level 2/3 qualification in plumbing or conventional heating engineering, or a demonstrable number of years of relevant experience, plus Water Regulations/Byelaws and Energy Efficiency certificates.

Further Information

Assessments consist of a combination of practical and theory examinations.

Useful Information

Qualification Specification

Micro-generation Certification Scheme

Training Materials

Training materials are available from a number of sources.

BPEC Services Ltd training materials


For UK funding info visit Learning Aim Reference Service Qualification Funding Information

Related Qualifications

Plumbing qualifications

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