L3 Award in the Installation & Maintenance of Solar Thermal Hot Water Systems

What topics are covered by the course?

Know the requirements to install, commission and handover solar thermal hot water systems F/602/3100

Inspect, service and maintain 'active' solar thermal hot water systems K/602/3107

Install, commission and handover 'active' solar thermal hot water systems L/602/3102

Know the requirements to inspect, service and maintain 'active' solar thermal hot water systems Y/602/3104

Who should attend?


This regulated qualification is for learners that wish to demonstrate their knowledge in the Installation and Maintenance of Solar Thermal Hot Water Systems

PRE-REQUISITES
N/SVQ Level 2/3 in Plumbing or equivalent earlier certification that provides evidence of competence;

or,

N/SVQ Level 2/3 in Heating and Ventilating (Domestic Installation) or equivalent earlier certification that provides evidence of competence

or,

N/SVQ Level 2/3 in Heating and Ventilating (Industrial and Commercial Installation) or equivalent earlier certification that provides evidence of competence

or,

N/SVQ Level 2/3 in Oil-Fired Technical Services or equivalent earlier certification that provides evidence of competence;

or,

N/SVQ Level 2/3 in Gas Installation and Maintenance or equivalent earlier certification that provides evidence of competence.

In addition, if not included in the above current certification in relation to:

Water Regulations/Water Byelaws
Unvented Domestic Hot Water Storage Systems
Energy Efficiency for Domestic Heating

What will I be able to do on completion?

Know the health and safety risks and safe systems of work associated with solar thermal hot water system installation work
Know the requirements of relevant regulations/standards relating to practical installation, testing and commissioning activities for solar thermal hot water system installation work
Know the types and layouts of solar thermal hot water system
Know the purpose of components used within solar thermal hot water system installations
Know the types and key operating principles of solar collectors
Know the requirements for the routine service and maintenance of 'active' solar thermal hot water systems
Know how to diagnose faults in 'active' solar thermal hot water system installations
Know how to rectify faults in'active' solar thermal hot water systems
Know the information requirements to enable system component selection and sizing
Know the fundamental techniques used to select, size and position components for solar thermal hot water systems
Know how the performance of solar hot water systems is measured
Know the preparatory work required for solar thermal hot water system installation work
Know the requirements for connecting solar thermal hot water system collector circuits to combination boiler domestic hot water circuits
Know the requirements for installing solar collector arrays
Know the requirements for installing for solar thermal hot water system pipework
Know the requirements to test and commission solar thermal hot water system installations
Know the requirements to handover solar thermal hot water systems.
Plan and prepare for the installation of 'active' solar thermal hot water system
Install solar thermal hot water system components
Test and commission an 'active' solar thermal hot water system
Handover an 'active' solar thermal hot water system
Undertake the routine service and maintenance of an 'active' solar thermal hot water system
Undertake fault diagnosis work on 'active' solar thermal hot water system installations
Undertake fault rectification work on 'active' solar thermal hot water system installations

How will I be assessed?

Assessment through work performance activities and short response written assessment

Nil

Guide Price: 595.00

Delivery: Classroom
Category: Solar Panels and Solar Heating »
Duration: 4-5 Days
Qualification: L3 Award in the Installation & Maintenance of Solar Thermal Hot Water Systems

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