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APEL On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (Classroom)

Course length 3 Days
Suitable for Individuals with at least 2 of the last 5 years technical experience working on the design, construction and /or energy assessment of new build domestic buildings
Qualifications Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL)

Elmhurst’s APEL-approved course provides a fast track training route for those who want to become fully accredited On Construction Domestic Energy Assessors (OCDEAs). This course provides a fantastic opportunity for those currently operating and experienced in the construction, buildings and/or energy assessment industry to gain expert knowledge in the production of SAP Calculations and EPCs for new build dwellings.

Elmhurst’s APEL training course is delivered by professional trainers with real industry experience. They know the job inside and out, and use their own experiences to demonstrate the do’s and don’ts of new build energy assessment. All assessments required for accreditation are completed within the three days ensuring the quickest possible path to starting as an OCDEA.

APEL On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (Classroom)All materials provided
APEL On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (Classroom)Technical support available 9-5pm (Mon-Fri)
APEL On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (Classroom)Delivered by industry professionals
APEL On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (Classroom)Supervised workshop included

Please note: The APEL application form will be emailed across to you once payment for this course has been processed. Please ensure the APEL application form is completed and returned to as soon as possible, before the training starts.  If you do not wish to be accredited please contact Elmhurst Energy prior to booking the training.

Completion of this course and short assessment, demonstrates that you have met the standards of the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) for On Construction Domestic Energy Assessment. Following this you will be eligible to join Elmhurst’s OCDEA Accreditation scheme


APEL On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (Classroom)

  • Introduction to Energy Rating and SAP
  • Data entry into Design SAP 10 software
  • U-Value Calculator use and Reporting
  • Building Control Outputs
  • EPC Production
  • The future of Part L and SAP
  • The Competency Assessment Process
  • A look at Quality Assurance Auditing
  • Practical Workshops using Design SAP 10
  • Last minute questions
  • Supervised completion of the five SAP test cases required for accreditation
  • Last minute questions

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