The assessment is a combination of both practical and theory examinations.
BPEC recommends that you use these training manuals as a pre-course study pack to prepare you for training and assessment.
This training material will serve both as a means of learning as well as a tool of reference for future use.
AND if not included in the above qualification
An important element of this course is to understand the requirement to meet National Occupation Standards for competency for installation of domestic solid wood-based biomass heating systems. The Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) biomass standard covers installations with an output up to 45KWth
This BPEC training course can be used towards registration for Competent Persons Scheme registration (CPS), OFTEC, HETAS, APHC and the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS).
This course and assessment is NOT regulated by OFQUAL.
Certificates are valid for 5 years.
This course incorporates both core solid fuel and biomass heating systems and is aimed at qualified heating engineers who wish to install domestic solid wood-based biomass heating systems.
The combined course is run over a minimum of 5 days.
The training course and training manuals cover the following: