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Domestic Energy Assessor Training Course (DEA) 5 Day £1,300.00 + VAT

Course Title: 6361-01 Level 3 Certificate in Domestic Energy Assessment

Awarding Body: City & Guilds

This 5 day classroom and site based course will give you the skills required to survey buildings and produce accurate Energy Performance Certificates (EPC's) for domestic dwellings. EPC's are required to be produced by law when a property is Sold, Let, and as part of the governments Green Deal scheme. EPC's are also required for all Solar PV installations under the Feed-in-Tariff scheme and any renewable heating installations under the RHI scheme.

April 2018 sees the introduction of the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) which makes it illegal for private landlords to rent out any properties which have an EPC rating worse than an E.

During the course candidates will complete 5 actual EPC surveys - This supports the learning experience with invaluable hands-on practical experience. As part of the qualification candidates are required to complete a portfolio of course work. This portfolio will be fully completed during the 5 day course. 

Once qualified, candidates can become accredited for FREE with any of the UKs approved accreditation schemes.

To reserve your space on this course you can book online using the options below or call one of our sales representatives on 0333 012 0002

We also offer in-house courses for groups of 5 or more, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Domestic Energy Assessor Training Course (DEA) 5 Day Course Schedule

Day 1
  • Welcome & Introduction
  • Identifying Construction Types & Age of Properties
  • Determining Levels of Insulation
  • Using RdSAP Software
  • Heating & Lighting
  • Renewable Energy Sources
  • Lunch
  • The Surveying Process
  • Site Notes
  • Floor Plans
  • Importance of Photographs
  • Measuring Conventions
  • Data input exercise in the RdSAP software
Day 2
  • EPC Case Study
  • Data input exercise in the RdSAP software
  • Lunch
  • Live site visit and survey
  • EPC calculations
  • Produce EPC using RdSAP Software
Day 3
  • Live site visit and survey
  • EPC calculations
  • Produce EPC using RdSAP Software
  • Lunch
  • Live site visit and survey
  • EPC calculations
  • Produce EPC using RdSAP Software
  • Compile Portfolio
Day 4
  • Live site visit and survey
  • EPC calculations
  • Produce EPC using RdSAP Software
  • Lunch
  • Portfolio Session
  • City & Guilds Assignments
Day 5
  • Portfolio Session
  • City & Guilds Assignments
  • Compile Portfolio evidence for 5x EPCs
  • Lunch
  • Professional Discussion with Tutor
  • Portfolio Assessment Feedback
  • Course Completion


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What does my Domestic Energy Assessor Training Course (DEA) 5 Day include?
  • City & Guilds Registration 6361-01
  • Five Days Classroom/Site based Training
  • All 5 Buildings surveyed during course
  • Full Portfolio build during course
  • All post-course reference materials
  • Helpline with personal mentor
  • Access to City & Guilds endorsed e-Portfolio system
  • RdSAP 9.92 Software for producing EPCs
  • FREE iPad app for carrying out EPCs on-site
  • Earning opportunities with Easy EPC
  • Introduction to the Green Deal
  • All Lunches (provided by Subway & Marks and Spencers) & Refreshments
  • Hotel accommodation available from £29 pn inc free Taxi transfers

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