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Introduction to Understanding Heat Pumps
This training programme is now availiable
The purpose of this programme is to introduce the theory, concepts and the science behind heat source pumps, including air-to-air, air-to-water and ground source heat pumps. It covers their workings, installation and how green funding can be accessed to accelerate their deployment.
This programme is suitable for learners with a interest in sustainable technologies and those who wish to develop the skills necessary for a career in this industry (including those learners studying engineering, plumbing, construction and multi-skills).
This programme is designed to be delivered as a stand-alone programme (e.g. For adults via AEB funding), or to run along-side other programmes of learning as part of a study programme.
A single unit of 30 GLH - available on-line
Suitable for all learners
Assessment is by an on-line multiple-choice quiz
Learners who complete the programme are awarded a digital credential from City & Guilds, which states that they can understand different types of heat pumps and they work and how they are installed.
This is an online course and is made up of the following sections:
Section 1: Introduction to heat source pumps and domestic heating & hot water
Section 2: How heat source pumps work
Section 3: In-depth look at air source heat pumps
Section 4: In-depth look at ground and water source heat pumps
Section 5: The basics of installing heat source pumps
Section 6: Post installation and commissioning
Final assessment - is made up of two mutiple choice tests with a pass rate of 60%
Please get in contact for further details, we have different models to meet your organisations needs!
All of our courses are eligible for funding via the EFSA, AEB or can be co-funded with our FE partners.
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