Unvented Training and Assessment

The hot water systems and safety course is aimed at experienced plumbing and heating operatives who require a qualification in the installation, servicing and maintenance of domestic hot water systems. HWSS has been developed to ensure operatives are aware of how to comply with Approved Document G (ADG) 2016 when carrying out work on hot water systems. Training includes requirements for the installation of G3 Unvented Hot Water Systems and covers systems up to 500 litres capacity and 45kW power input.



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10710

Campus: Lisburn, Newtownards

Study Type: Part-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Part-Time
Newtownards
29/08/2022
Day: Thursday
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
Newtownards
29/08/2022
Day: Thursday
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
Newtownards
29/08/2022
Day: Thursday
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-17:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-17:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-17:00

Course Overview

The programme will provide an extensive insight into Unvented Hot Water Cylinders and will prepare candidates for end of programme examinations leading to recommendation to Blueflame for certification.

Upon completion of the course the candidate will be able to:

  • Recognise the various forms of hot water supplies
  • State the functional requirements of Unvented Domestic Hot Water systems
  • Design an Unvented system to comply with Part G of the Building Regulations
  • Carry out commissioning of an Unvented System State and rectify common causes of faults in an Unvented System

Course Modules
Assessment is carried out using a variety of methods; including multiple choice, short written response and scenario questions and observed practical tasks.

Ideal If:
If you are about to embark on a programme of installing or servicing Unvented Hot Water Cylinders

You'll Learn:

If you are about to embark on a programme of installing or servicing Unvented Hot Water Cylinders.

  • Unvented installations, standards and regulations
  • Understanding various forms of unvented systems
  • Water by-laws and other statutory requirements

You'll Love:
The ability to move forward and into the area of Unvented Hot Water Cylinder Installations

You'll Progress:
Progression pathways are available to all learners within this field of work and there are other related plumbing qualifications to pursue such as Legionella, Water Regulations, OFTEC, Low temperature Heating Design

You'll Need:
It is essential that HWSS candidates will be experienced in the installation of domestic cold and hot water systems. It is also essential that they hold a recognised competency in a conventional fuel i.e., gas, oil or solid fuel; or for those in the plumbing field an NVQ level 2 or equivalent plumbing qualification or experience.
Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Part-Time
Newtownards
29/08/2022
Day: Thursday
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
Newtownards
29/08/2022
Day: Thursday
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
Newtownards
29/08/2022
Day: Thursday
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-17:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-17:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-18:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-17:00

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Further Education

Further Education

If you have just completed your GCSEs, Further Education is most likely the option for you. FE covers qualifications from entry to higher level qualifications such as Awards, Certificates, Diplomas, NVQ, BTEC and Apprenticeships.

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Available Sessions

The following sessions are available to apply for:

We currently have sessions running in the following campuses:

SERC Professional Skills Centre (6) Newtownards (3) Show All
Course Type Title Campus Start Spaces Fee
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FE
Unvented Training and Assessment
Y10710ND1A
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Newtownards

29/08/2022
Day: Thursday
Time: 09:00-18:00

20+

£145.00

PT
FE
Unvented Training and Assessment
Y10710ND1B
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Newtownards

29/08/2022
Day: Thursday
Time: 09:00-18:00

20+

PT
FE
Unvented Training and Assessment
Y10710ND1C
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Newtownards

29/08/2022
Day: Thursday
Time: 09:00-18:00

20+

PT
FE
Unvented Training and Assessment
Y10710SDAC
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SERC Professional Skills Centre

29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-17:00

20+

PT
FE
Unvented Training and Assessment
Y10710SDAJ
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SERC Professional Skills Centre

29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-17:00

20+

PT
FE
Unvented Training and Assessment
Y10710SD1A
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SERC Professional Skills Centre

29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-18:00

20+

£145.00

PT
FE
Unvented Training and Assessment
Y10710SD1B
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SERC Professional Skills Centre

29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-18:00

20+

PT
FE
Unvented Training and Assessment
Y10710SD1C
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SERC Professional Skills Centre

29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-18:00

20+

PT
FE
Unvented Training and Assessment
Y10710SDAI
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SERC Professional Skills Centre

29/08/2022
Time: 09:00-17:00

20+

Please select a campus from the list above to view the available sessions.

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