LCL L3 Award in Solar Domestic Hot Water Heating Systems
What is this course about?
This is a nationally recognised qualification in the installation and maintenance of small thermal hot water systems. The qualification is developed from the National Occupational Standards and is recognised by the Micro-generation Certification Scheme (MCS) registration bodies as an acceptable qualification to join one of their respective schemes.
Applicants should have a minimum NVQ level 2/3 qualification in plumbing or conventional heating engineering or demonstrable evidence of at least 3 years relevant experience , a Domestic Vented and Unvented Hot Water Storage Systems Certificate, Water Regulations and Part L Energy Efficiency Certificates.
How is it taught
The course is a mix of both theory and practical elements and includes the following units:
F/602/3100 Know the requirements to install, commission and handover solar thermal hot water systems
K/602/3107 Inspect, service and maintain
How will I be assessed?
Assessments consist of a combination of practical and theory examinations.
What could I do next?
Further renewable courses are available covering other aspects of renewable energy