Category Archives: Training

The gentle touch

UK Energy Training welcomes Beverly Jones

Earlier this year UK Energy Training welcomed its very first female candidate – Beverly Jones. Over the years, the company has trained and assessed thousands of oil and gas engineers and hundreds of new entrants and apprentices; until now they have all been male. UK Energy Training is hoping that Beverly has started a new […]

Highly commended

Complete Construction Training Services high commended

Complete Construction Training Services (CCTS) has been highly commended in the Training Facility of the Year category at this year’s Plumbing and Heating Awards. As a fully-accredited company, offering the latest training, assessment and certification, CCTS also works with industry organisations to develop new courses and create new industry standards.

Commercial training

Irish oil trainign METAC offer OFTEC course

Irish training provider, METAC, is now offering OFTEC’s commercial oil OFT10-201 course. The course is designed to equip installers that have already obtained OFTEC 101, 105E and 600A qualifications, to work in the commercial field. Nationally recognised by OFTEC, Blue Flame and FAS, METAC offers courses in oil, gas and renewable energy. To date, the company […]

Free training

Free training from Trianco and UTN renewables

Trianco has joined forces with UTN Renewables to offer engineers free renewable training. Installers can claim back the cost of a BPEC or Logic course, taken with Trianco or UTN, up to a value of £595.00. The offer is available to installers that have completed, been certified and subsequently purchased their first Trianco Greenflame biomass […]

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New at Boilerserve

A new training centre in north Staffordshire – recently opened by Boilerserve – now offers all OFTEC assessment and training.  “With over 40 years experience in the domestic, commercial and industrial heating sector, we’re able to offer additional training in commercial heating, burners and controls,” says Ron Flint of Boilerserve. Formed by former British Gas technicians, Boilerserve has had […]

Grant – north of England

Installers based in Northern England, seeking training on Grant products, no longer need to travel to Devizes, Wiltshire, for dedicated courses. Grant’s official training partner – GTEC Training, located in Hawes, North Yorkshire – has recently opened a new residential renewable technology training centre, where practical and theory courses, including Logic Certification, MCS Made Easy, […]

Get G-One accredited

Grant UK get G-One accredited

Grant UK’s G-One accreditation scheme covers air source heat pumps, solar thermal, oil-fired and wood pellet boilers.* To become G-One accredited, installers must successfully complete the relevant course, hold adequate public liability insurance, comply with the Grant Accredited Installer code of conduct, and promote, specify and install Grant products. *For wood pellet boilers, it is […]

State-of-the-art training at Worcester Bosch

Worcester Bosch training centre opened by Carl Arntzen

Worcester, Bosch Group has reaffirmed its commitment to installer, specifier and merchant training with the opening of a new £1.5 million training facility at its headquarters in Warndon, Worcester Within the new academy – which takes the form of a 400m2 expansion to the company’s previous facility – are a number of innovative features, geared […]