On successful completion of this BPEC accredited course you will be able to apply to be an approved contractor for water regulation purposes. This means that you can self-certify your plumbing work and also work for housing associations and other various non-government bodies. You will also be able to join the WIAPS Approved Plumbers Scheme providing you hold other relevant certificates.
Who is the course aimed at?
This course is aimed at practising plumbers working to water regulation requirements. It covers the knowledge required to be assessed on the BPEC Water Regulation certificate.
Key Learning Objectives
- Introduction, background and legislation to UK Water Regulations
- Materials and substances in contact with water
- Requirements for water fittings
- Water system design
- Installation commissioning
- Cross connections
- Backflow prevention
- Hot and cold water services
- WCs and urinals
- Sanitary appliances and water for outside use
This course is run over 1 day.
Books / Manuals – You must bring the following manual: Water Supply (Water Fittings Regulations 1999), Essential that the course manual is studied before attending, Essential that the course self assessment is completed before attending, National Insurance number, Photographic ID – One recent passport sized photo.