European Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) has a requirement that domestic dwellings require an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) to enable a measure of the energy efficiency of a property. Communities and Local Government (CLG) has introduced measures in England and Wales to implement legislation in the Housing Act 2004 that qualified domestic energy assessors (DEA’s) are required to inspect properties and provide EPC’s Who can produce EPC’s A domestic energy assessor, accredited to produce EPC’s for that type of building, is the only person who can produce the required EPC. DEA’s will require an approved qualification and have a license to practice as a DEA.
KET is affiliated with approved by City & Guilds centre. We work closely with Licence and Accreditation companies to ensure that learners are ready for the market to gain employment or succeed in obtaining business.
A course of 3 days training (Weekdays or Weekends) and further study/inspections are required. The progress is totally up to the learner and we will help progress learners to achieve their goals on a fast track.
Our Course Includes:
Live property assessments training
RDSAP software training
Full registration with the City & Guilds
Free Refreshments throughout the Course
Technical support and help line
DEA Compulsory Top-Up/Upgrade
All learners have to produce a portfolio of evidence that they have acquired the required knowledge and have carried out 5 inspections to the standard. The external verifier from City & Guilds checks this before they issue certificates.
No previous qualifications or experience is required; however you must have basic computer skills as all assessors must input data into a software program in order to produce the energy performance certificate.