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NICEIC Certification’s Solar Thermal Hot Water training and assessment has been developed for individuals who wish to demonstrate competence to work on the installation of Solar Thermal Hot Water Systems. Successful candidates will be able to use the award to apply to join a MCS Installer Scheme.
What is the Solar Thermal Hot Water Course?
The Solar Thermal Hot Water training is designed to provide experienced heating and plumbing engineers the necessary skills for basic design, installation, commission and service of Solar Thermal Hot Water systems.
All the NICEIC Environmental and Related Technologies courses have been developed around a modular approach to minimise disruption to installers, and maximise the benefit to installers;
Areas covered include:-
Note: All prerequisites are available via the network of NICEIC Approved centres.
Why do I need to demonstrate my competence?
NICEIC has been granted a licence to run a MCS Installer Scheme so that registered installers can provide access to Government grants for their customers.
The Department for Business Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (BERR) designed the MCS to create criteria that installers and/or product manufacturers can follow to install environmental technologies. This should in turn provide a better service for consumers and ensure that the grant money available is spent in the most efficient way.
Also to carry out work relating to Building Regulations F, G, J, L and P in dwellings in England and Wales contractors must demonstrate competence in order to either:
What are the benefits of using NICEIC Certification?
NICEIC Certification is one of the leading personnel certification bodies in the UK and provides: