Course Overview

The ABBE-approved qualification course provides a great route into the world of New Build energy assessment. Whether you are an architect, builder, or someone who is interested in a new career in energy assessment.

Elmhurst Energy’s course is delivered at a pace to suit all individuals and ensures those who attend leave feeling confident about putting what they’ve learned into practice.

This course is 4 days plus additional independent time working on assessment portfolio.

Course content includes:
• Introduction to Energy Rating and SAP
• The ABBE Qualification
• Portfolio Build and Examination Arrangements
• Professional Skills Feedback
• Domestic Construction Skills Feedback
• Introduction to Building Regulations
• Part L – Conservation of Fuel and Power
• Measurement Requirements of SAP
• Measurement Exercise
• Domestic Heating and Hot Water Systems
• Low and Zero Carbon Technologies in SAP
• Introduction to Energy Rating, Building Regulations and SAP
• An introduction to Design SAP 2012
• Data entry into Elmhurst’s Design SAP software
• U-value Calculator Use and Reporting
• Building Control Outputs and EPC production
• The future of Part L and SAP
• The Competency Assessment Process
• A look at Quality Assurance Auditing
• Practical SAP 2012 Workshops
• Q&A session