Level 3

  • FT/PT



    1 day




The course is designed to be a refresher for individuals who are required to renew their unvented qualification and continue to install, commission and maintain unvented hot water cylinders (or any mains fed appliance with a storage capacity of over 15 litres) to self-certify their work in accordance with part G3 of the building regulations.

course information

Date: 01/08/2018 - 31/07/2019

Location: Middlehaven (Main Building)

Total Fees: £125.00


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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

On this course you will:

  • Understand the requirements of Section G3 of the Building Regulations relating to the design, installation and service & maintenance of unvented hot water storage systems and how to comply with the regulations.
  • Identify typical faults associated with the installation or maintenance of unvented hot water systems.
  • Understand the requirements of Part L1 of the Building Regulations detailing – Conservation of Fuel and Power as they relate to the design, installation and service & maintenance of hot water and central heating systems.

Monday - Friday, 9.00 am – 5.00 pm.


You must be a qualified plumber to at least Level 2.

You will be taught by a mixture of lectures using presentations, supervised study and workshop demonstrations.

You will be assessed through practical and theory questioning.

You can carry out work as a registered installer of domestic unvented hot water storage systems.

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Please note this course is full cost and therefore learners are unable to get any fee remission.

You can either apply online by clicking on the ‘apply button’ at the top of this website page, or you can complete a paper application form found in the back of our full time guide or you can download a full time course application here and print it out, complete the form and send it to the College.

Once we have received and processed your application form we will be in touch. If you have any queries with regards to your application or you would like further information and support, please contact our Admissions Team on (01642) 333601. Or if you have any enquiries about courses, please contact Course Information on (01642) 333333 or e-mail CourseInformation@mbro.ac.uk.

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