Management Training

Installation and Maintenance of Heat Pumps BPEC (Part-Time)

The course is designed to enable operatives to specify, survey, design, and install domestic or small commercial heat pump systems, enlisting manufacturers support where required. Systems up to 24kW for ground source and 16kW for air source heat pumps are covered. Training and assessment is provided by top quality lecturers in state of the art facilities.
Progression Opportunities
Successful delegates will gain increased employment prospects in the plumbing and construction industries.
Swansea Construction Centre, Llansamlet
Entry Requirements
  • L3 NVQ Plumbing / Heating & Ventilation or equivalent.
  • Water Regulations
If you do not have these qualifications, please get in touch.
Who Should Attend?
This course is ideal for individuals who want to specify, survey, design or install ground or air source heat pump systems in domestic or commercial settings.
Course Duration
Monday - Thursday, 9:00am - 5:00pm (4 Days)
Course Content
This course covers:
  • Background to market
  • Heat pump regulations and guidance
  • Principles of ground and air source heat pump operation
  • Heat pump collector types
  • Heat distribution
  • Pre-installation requirements
  • Installation materials and methods
  • Filling, flushing and testing
  • Setting to work, commissioning
  • Heat pump servicing and fault finding
Method of Assessment
Practical assessment & written exam
BPEC Installation and Maintenance of Heat Pumps
Course Cost
This course costs 150, this includes registration and course materials. Funding is available, subject to availability.

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