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Domestic Ventilation (Classroom)

Course length 2 Days
Suitable for Energy Assessors, Retrofit Professionals, Designers, Airtightness Testers, Background Ventilation Testers. It is also ideal for experienced electricians, plumbers, ventilation installers and heating engineers that are looking to improve their knowledge and understanding of Domestic Ventilation Systems.

Course Overview

This domestic ventilation training and assessment has been designed to provide the necessary skills in testing, commissioning, handover, servicing and fault-finding of ventilation systems in accordance with the latest Minimum Technical Competency documents (MTC). It is also relevant for those working in Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Please note: this training event is provided in conjunction with EnviroVent Ltd who are an approved and accredited NICEIC training provider.

Course Eligibility

This course is ideal for Domestic Existing Energy Assessors, New Build Energy Assessors, and a range of Retrofit Professionals, including Retrofit Assessors, Coordinators, and Designers. It’s also tailored for individuals engaged in site-based testing and assessments within properties, such as Airtightness Testers, Background Ventilation Testers and Thermography Inspectors.

There are no formal pre-requisites for this course; however understanding or experience with ventilation systems is recommended.


Completion of this course will satisfy the entry requirements to join the Elmhurst Ventilation Scheme

  • Fundamental working principles of ventilation systems
  • Minimum legal requirements
  • The types of ventilation systems
  • Passive Stack Ventilation
  • Intermittent extract fans
  • Continuous Mechanical Extract Systems
  • Continuous Mechanical Extract Systems with Heat Recovery
  • Why ventilation is important
  • The varying techniques used for installation of the different systems
  • The pitfalls associated with poor workmanship and misuse of ventilation systems
  • Basic system design
  • Preparation prior to installation
  • Competent Person Schemes
  • Commissioning of a mechanical ventilation heat recovery unit
  • Inspection and testing
  • Certification and documentation of a mechanical ventilation heat recovery unit

EnviroVent is one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of low energy, sustainable domestic ventilation equipment designed to create all year round, healthy fresh and ideal indoor environments. Based in Harrogate, North Yorkshire at our carbon neutral head office, our passion for providing good indoor air quality is as strong now as it was 30 years ago.

Once you have purchased the course, your details will be shared with EnviroVent Ltd for processing and confirming the course booking.

June 2024

Date Duration Delivery Location Places left
24 Jun 2024 09:30 2 Days Classroom Harrogate 7
£390.00 + VAT

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