Air Source Heat Pump (ASHP)
SERT are proud to be leading the charge for Air Source Heat Pump (ASHP) training on the south coast. Offering comprehensive training for technicians, designers and office staff expanding into this fast-growing renewable division.
OFT21-504A – Installation, commissioning, and servicing of ASHP Training (2-day course)
This course covers a variety of areas to support technicians to install, commission and service ASHP. Including health and safety, regional legislation and requirements, safe electrical isolation, factors to be considered before and during installation, filling and flushing requirements, appliance installation, soundness tests, operational checks and procedures, fault finding identifying unsafe situations, and practical servicing and commissioning
OFT21-504D – Design of ASHP Training (2-day course)
This course covers a variety of areas including sizing of systems and selection of components, relevant legislation, ground source collector circuit design and sizing, open and closed loop systems, heating circuit design requirements, pipework, heat emitters and low temperature hot water system design.
OFT21-504A and OFT21-504D Combined Training
This course covers all areas mentioned above offered in a bundle offer.
Candidates must hold nationally recognised qualification and/or registration in a trade associated with heating and/or plumbing for a period of no less than 2 years.
Candidates are also required to hold current and valid certifications of the following:
- Water Regulations
- Unvented Hot Water
If you need training for these prerequisites, then we can provide them for you. We can also provide Energy Efficiency which is not a required prerequisite, but very useful, especially when it comes to the design elements.
Each of the prerequisites are delivered in 1-day training or all three together in just 2-days.
ASHP Awareness Course
This course offers hands on experience to support a 360 understanding of the systems, why design is so vital, and how to comply with MCS requirements for install and design. This course has been popular amongst office staff, particularly sales, to develop their competency when speaking with customers.
This course requires no experience and is a 1-day course delivered on Fridays.