Section 63 Training – Paisley – 08.11.2016

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Section 63 Training – Paisley – 08.11.2016

Tuesday November 8th 2016 @ 9:00 am - Wednesday November 9th 2016 @ 4:00 pm

Cost £495+VAT

Introduction of Section 63 Advise Reports to be completed in Scotland.

From 1st September 2016 any qualifying building in Scotland with a floor area that is greater than 1000m2 and has the requirement for an EPC, will also require a Section 63 Advise Report. This report can only be completed by a technically competent and qualified assessor.

If you are a Non Domestic Energy Assessor with a SVQ/NVQ Level 4 or SVQ/NVQ Level 4 in a relevant building, engineering or scientific discipline this course is designed to 'upskill' you to complete these reports

Duration: 2 Days

Course format:

A full introduction to Section 63 and the Legislation.  When and why the report is required and also a full demonstration and simulated building to input to the software.  Candidates will also learn how to complete an assessment, what data to collect and how to offer energy advise to a customer using the approved software. Candidates will also understand how to record this data for audit purposes.

Day 1

  • Introduction to Section 63
  • Why the new regulation
  • DECs in Scotland
  • Background on the reasoning for the new report
  • Review of Action Plans
  • Downloading the Software and demonstration

Day 2

Production of two test buildings to produce a Section 63 Action Plan with the following:

  • Prescriptive Measures
  • Alternative Measures
  • Competency Assessment producing Action Plans against given scenarios
  • Production of client communication to demonstrate the additional advice you would give to client to support the Action Plan and for auditing purposes
  • Short written question & answer knowledge paper

Assessors must be a minimum of NDEA SVQ/NVQ Level 4 qualified

Must have access to a computer with Windows Access installed and ideally bring along to the training days.

Please note that a minimum of 3 people are required on any classroom based training.

PLEASE NOTE - Should you wish to cancel your booking the following charges will apply: 7 days before the first day of the course 100% of the course fees will be charged and more than 7 days before the first day of the course 20% of the course fees will be charged.

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Tuesday November 8th 2016 @ 9:00 am
Wednesday November 9th 2016 @ 4:00 pm
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