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Target audience 

The course is designed to be a refresher for individuals who are required to renew their Domestic Hot Water Storage Systems qualification and continue to install, commission and maintain hot water storage systems.

Entry requirements 

Must have completed a Domestic Hot Water Storage Systems within the last 5 years.

Course content 

This half day refresher course is aimed at experienced installers who wish to renew their certificate in Domestic Hot Water Storage Systems. Successful completion of the assessment will allow the installer to demonstrate their competence in the installation of Domestic Hot Water Storage Systems in order to maintain a Competent Persons Scheme, which will allow the self-certification of installations. If the installer does not wish to join such a scheme it will demonstrate competency to the local Building Control Department when submitting Building Control Notices prior to commencing work.

Teaching & Learning 

This programme is taught within the high quality Gas Centre at Hartlepool College of Further Education using a variety of theory and practical techniques.

Assessment criteria 

Half day course and assessment.


Upon completion of this one day training course, candidates will have a clear understanding of domestic hot water storage systems and will be able to legally install and maintain hot water storage systems.

Other information 

Commercial bookings only:

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Telephone: 01429 404037 or 01429 292888 to book and confirm costs.
Discounts are available for groups of 3 or more.


Whatever course you choose, you'll get the highest level of training from specialist tutors, benefiting from their knowledge and experience of working not just in education but also in industry.

Application & Enrolment

You are able to apply online for all courses, however to complete your course enrolment fully, you will need to have an interview and then be accepted onto a course. The only courses available to enrol online are Full Cost courses, if you wish to enrol on any other course please call into Student Services or call 01429 295000.

Full Cost course fees are inclusive of VAT.

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