Date
April 27, 2023
COURSE DELIVERY
Online
START TIME

Course Description

This course will provide delegates with knowledge and understanding of the installation of energy efficiency measures suitable for domestic and non-domestic buildings.  It will enable attendees to assess the significance and condition of the building and make decisions about which measures might be appropriate for use in a variety of circumstances.

During this course delegates will learn about the building regulations, support schemes, energy use and improvement opportunities as well as The National Energy Assessment Procedure (NEAP) and how part L&F of the building regulations impact how to achieve nZeb standards.

We will also take an in-depth look at the obligations set out by government for housing stock and best practice standards for new and retrofitting low energy building projects.

Course content

Introduction

• Energy Performance in Buildings Directive (EPBD)

• Definitions

• Energy Performance Coefficient (EPC)

• Carbon Performance Coefficient (CPC)

• Timelines and Transitional Arrangements

• Parts L&F of the building regulations

Non-Domestic (TGD L 2017 Building other than Dwellings)

• Non-Domestic Energy Assessment Procedure (NEAP)

• Changes to EPC & CPC

• Renewable Energy Ratio

• Building Fabric including Insulation, Air-tightness and backstop values

• Building Services including renewable options, ventilation Part F, etc.

• Major Renovation Requirements

Domestic (TGD L 2017 Dwellings)

• Domestic Energy Assessment Procedure (DEAP)

• Changes to EPC & CPC

• Renewable Energy Ratio

• Building Fabric including Insulation, Air-tightness and backstop values

• Building Services including renewable options, ventilation – Part F, etc.

• Major Renovation Requirements

Practical Considerations NZEB for Contractors & Site Operatives

• Testing regimes

• Certification

• Building Fabric

• Insulation

• Air-tightness

• Thermal Bridging

• Building Services

• Heating

• Cooling

• Lighting

• Services

• Renovation Works

• Material Alterations

• Material Changes of Use

Part L 2021 & 2022 Update

Who Should Attend?

This course has been designed for Building and Design professionals including, current Assigned Certifiers, Design Certifiers or Ancillary certifiers, as well as contractors, surveyors, architects, engineers, specialist contractors, local authority executives and technical managers, material manufacturers, suppliers to the building sector, government department officers with direct or indirect contact with the building and design sectors, industry associations, representative bodies, educators and regulators.

Certification

On completion of this one-day training course, you will receive your Certificate of Attendance. Please note certificates are issued at the close of the training course to participants on completion of the course.

This course may qualify for CPD points. Please check directly with your association or awarding body to see how many points they will award.

Cost

An ‘Early Bird’ discounted rate of €465 is currently available. This training course normal rate is€565. Places are limited and are allocated on a first come first served basis. PLEASE NOTE THE EARLY BIRD RATE CLOSES 3 WEEKS PRIOR TO COURSE DATE.

The course cost includes all course documentation and Certificate of Attendance.

Tutor

Archie O'Donnell
BSc(Hons) CABE RIAI(tech) BREEAM AP Registered Building Surveyor

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