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Underfloor Heating Installation & Design

The following training and assessment packages are certificated by Logic Certification Ltd to industry led standards

TitleContent type
Sector:

Heating

Design

Plumbing

Code: LCUFH
Expiry: 5 years
Guided Learning Hours: 2 - 3 days
Background:

The domestic Underfloor heating (UFH) course is for plumbers and heating engineers who require the skills to design and install UFH systems. The UFH training programme is recognised by the Underfloor Heating Manufacturers Association.

Learners will:
Be trained and assessed in the following areas:
  • Regulations
  • Introduction and definitions
  • Principles of operation and applications
  • Design considerations and sizing of UFH circuits
  • Site preparation, material and tools
  • Installation methods
  • Pipework layout and system design
  • Commissioning and handover

The course does not cover the heat loss calculations that determine the heating requirement of a property. Logic Certification also has available the Foundation Certificate in Heating and Hot Water Design which teaches the knowledge and application of the CIBSE Domestic Heating Design Guide.

Pre-requisites:

Candidates for the UFH course must be plumbers with at least two years experience, or NVQ or SNVQ level two. Heat loss and hydraulic heating system design experience is also necessary.

Assessment method: Following completion of the training course candidates will be assessed using different methods inclding, practical tasks, a design scenario task and multiple choice assessment.
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Candidates wishing to find a centre near to them can use the Find A Centre facility on this site.

Centres wishing to apply for approval to run the scheme should refer to the Centre Zone.

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