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U-Value Competency (Online Live)

Course length 6 Hours
Suitable for Individuals completing U-Value calculations
Qualifications 5 Hours CPD
5 Hours CPD

Elmhurst’s U-Value Competency course and scheme is aimed at individuals who wish to gain additional validity for their U-Value calculations. Our reputable scheme reinforces the good work of assessors by providing a robust framework that monitors their work, and provides a recognised seal of approval to prospective clients.

This course is delivered live and online by our expert trainer, who aims to advance your knowledge of U-Values and build on your existing skills.

Important note: If you do not have a copy of the Elmhurst U-Value Calculator please contact the OCDEA Support Team on 01455 883236 in advance of the course.

  • Introduction to U-Values & overview of scheme
  • Science of thermal performance
  • Principals of U-Values calculations
  • A look at BR443 – U-Value calculation conventions
  • Supervised U-Value calculation workshops
  • Q & A

You can book a course online or by ringing our On-Construction support team directly on 01455 883 236. Our support teams are always happy to provide more information about a course should you require it.

Please Note: The online booking system closes 2 working days prior to each event. In some cases it is still possible to take bookings over the phone the day before an event.


  • Complete the booking form reference AP111 on line
  • Attend our One Day U-Value Course (CPD course &/or entry course to competency scheme)
  • 10 test cases provided during training course – 4 weeks to complete test cases with 100% pass rate requirement*
  • Subject to satisfactory completion of test cases you will attain certification of defined areas of competency detailed below –
    • The combined calculation method BS EN ISO 6946:2007
    • U-Value Conventions BR443: 2006
    • Floors (slab on ground & suspended) BS EN ISO 13370: 2007
    • Elements covered – Masonry & timber walls, roofs & floors

June 2024

Date Duration Delivery Location Places left
13 Jun 2024 09:30 6 Hours Online (Live) Online Full
£295.00 + VAT

August 2024

Date Duration Delivery Location Places left
7 Aug 2024 09:30 6 Hours Online (Live) Online 9
£295.00 + VAT

October 2024

Date Duration Delivery Location Places left
23 Oct 2024 09:30 6 Hours Online (Live) Online 12
£295.00 + VAT

December 2024

Date Duration Delivery Location Places left
4 Dec 2024 09:30 6 Hours Online (Live) Online 13
£295.00 + VAT

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