• Product Description

    This course has been designed for individuals looking to demonstrate competence to work on the supply, design, installation, commissioning and handover of Domestic Ventilation systems.



    The course is ideal for experienced electricians, plumbers, ventilation installers and heating engineers looking to improve their knowledge and understanding of Domestic Ventilation Systems.

    The course meets the minimum technical competency requirement for Installers looking to apply to join a Competent Person Scheme in England and Wales for Domestic Ventilation Systems. It is also relevant for installers working Scotland and Northern Ireland.

    There are no formal pre-requisites for this course; however an appreciation of the requirements for a typical ventilation system is an advantage.



    The domestic ventilation training and assessment has been designed to provide the necessary skills in design, installation, testing, commissioning, handover procedure. 



    Fundamental working principles of ventilation systems

    Minimum legal requirements

    The types of ventilation systems

     - Intermittent extract fans

    - Continuous Mechanical Extract Systems

    - Continuous Mechanical Extract Systems with Heat Recovery

    - Brief introduction into other systems such as PIV, Single Room Heat Recovery

    Why ventilation is important

    The varying techniques used for installation of the different systems

    The pitfalls associated with poor workmanship and misuse of ventilation systems

    Basic system design

    Preparation prior to installation

    Competent Person Schemes

    Commissioning of a mechanical ventilation heat recovery unit

    Inspection and testing

    Certification and documentation of a mechanical ventilation heat recovery unit




    Our terms and conditions outline our cancellation and refund policy, please refer to these should you need to cancel or amend your booking.

    On occasion we may need to cancel an assessment. In most cases we will give approximately 2 weeks' notice and offer an alternative date/location. Please consider this if booking travel/accommodation. We will not be liable for any loss of work or expenses incurred. 


    If you would like to enquire about any of our courses or ask us about our bespoke or inhouse training opportunities please complete our enquiry form, alternatively please call 0333 015 6626 to speak to a member of our sales team.

    Item Specification


    2 Days

    Assessment body

     NICEIC Certification

    Certificate type 

    Certificate of Competence