BPEC Unvented Hot Water Online CPD Module

Just £180+vat
5 hours home learning + 1/2 day BPEC practical assessment at one of our training centers.
Qualification valid for 5 years.

Learn about unvented hot water systems and their operating Principles.
Learn about design and installation of unvented hot water storage systems.

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BPEC Unvented Hot Water Online CPD Module

5 hours home learning + 1/2 day BPEC practical assessment at one of our training centres
Qualification valid for 5 years

This BPEC unvented hot water online CPD module is aimed at plumbers and heating engineers wanting to legally install, service or commission domestic hot water systems in the UK. It is a legal requirement of the building regulations that all domestic unvented hot water systems over 15 litres capacity are maintained by a qualified person. A qualified person is someone who holds a current recognised Unvented Hot Water Storage certificate.

Candidates wishing to attend this course must hold a recognised Trade qualification in either Plumbing, Gas or heating and ventilation. Alternatively, they must provide evidence that they have experience working in the industry in the form of a CV with references that can verify their experience. For reassessment, candidates must provide their current certificate.

Induction to the BPEC unvented hot water online CPD module (2 mins)

Course program, introductions, general procedures for training and assessment.

Module 1 – Unvented Hot Water Systems and their operating Principles (55 mins)
The options for supplying domestic hot water including; conventional heating systems, storage water heaters (electric), bulk storage water heaters, water jacketed tube heaters, combination boilers.

Module 2 – Design and Installation of Unvented Hot Water Storage Systems (33 mins)
Pipework runs, discharge pipework, commissioning, cold water supply, hot water supply, controls, sealed heating systems, safety checks.

Module 3 – Maintenance of Unvented Hot Water Storage Systems (12 mins)

Identify typical Unvented hot water storage system maintenance procedures, and establish a typical range of faults which may occur with the systems and the state the typical fault diagnosis actions to rectify the faults.

Module 4 – Other applicable Building Regulations (10 mins)
State the other Building Regulations and Approval Documents that apply to the installation of hot water storage systems and the effects these regulations and documents have on the installation of hot water storage systems.

Summary – (2 mins)