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On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (OCDEA)

Price: £1,295 + VAT
Duration: 5 Days
Location(s): York and On-site.
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Course Overview
An On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (OCDEA) is a certified individual who can produce energy calculations, using the Standard Assessment Procedure (SAP) software, for newly constructed dwellings. The calculations produce an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) for new builds. An EPC is required on all newly constructed domestic dwellings in the UK when they are first sold or let.
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Who is This Course For?
This ABBE On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (OCDEA) Training Course is aimed at those wishing to produce Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) for newly constructed dwellings.
Key Learning Areas
  • Introduction to energy assessment, legislation and background
  • The ABBE Award, timescales and assessment requirements
  • Review of Distance Learning tasks
  • Background to planning and building control legislation
  • Detailed requirements of Part L1A (new dwellings)
  • Part L1B (existing dwellings) – extensions and material change of use
  • Review of assessment requirements and portfolio build
  • Thermodynamics and U-values
  • Domestic heating and hot water systems
  • Renewable technologies and measurement conventions
  • Design Software - configuration and use
  • SAP data input requirements and building control compliance outputs
  • EPC production and practical software workshop
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