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Level 4 Award in Domestic Retrofit Assessment

Course code: XSZV002P

Subject area: Construction

Study level: Part Time

Course level: 3

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Flexible Start - 31st Aug 2024

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01235 555 585

One of the most important roles in the retrofit process is that of the Retrofit Assessor. If you are an existing Domestic Energy Assessor or thinking of becoming one, then the Retrofit Assessor course is a logical progression in order to work at the forefront of domestic retrofit.
Abingdon & Witney College is the registered provider for The Retrofit Academy CIC Oxon & Bucks.

The Level 4 Award in Domestic Retrofit Assessment enables you to survey properties and prepare a report in-line with a Retrofit Coordinator’s requirements. The report includes a full EPC, a ventilation and occupancy assessment and a condition survey. If you enjoy envestigating all aspects of a domestic dwelling and provide information that will inform the decsions on what energy improvements can be made then this course is for you.

There are 29 guided learning hours plus assessments to complete. You can expect to need 76 hours across the six-week duration of the course.

Course units
1. PAS 2035 and retrofit assessments

2. Context of dwellings

3. Assessing the condition of a dwelling and recording any defects

4. The requirements of occupancy assessments

5. Ventilation requirements of a dwelling

6. Energy performance of a dwelling

8. Retrofit assessment reports

9. Retrofit advice to customers

What next?
Depending on experience and other qualifications you may develop further skills as a Retrofit Coordinator or take some of our other skills based courses.
Entry criteria
The minimum requirement for all methods of study is a Level 3 Domestic Energy Assessor (DEA) qualification.

Please send enquiries or expressions of interest to netzerohub@abingdon-witney.ac.uk

Fee information
As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

Course fees

19+ Fee:

Tuition Fee: £1,300.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £1,300.00

Qualifications received
Level 4 Award in Domestic Retrofit Assessment
Learning & method assessment
The course uses a blended approach with eLearning, expert presentations and a half day bootcamp. It concludes with a portfolia based assessment, multiple choice assessment, case study and a professional discussion.

Online tutorials, bootcamp, portfolio based assessment and multiple-choice assessment.