New Apprenticeship

Level 3 Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technician Apprenticeship Launched September saw the launch of the new four-year Level 3 Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technician Apprenticeship. The new course enables apprentices to effectively combine several roles in the one apprenticeship and new Level 3 Standard offers them a choice of four pathways, including Natural Gas, solid Read More…

Rotary Power Sweep in

Rotary Power Sweep in Rotary Power Sweeping is the latest centre to offer HETAS training courses. Working in partnership with Robinsons UK Technical Training Academy, the Devon based centre is now offering a range of HETAS training. Rotary Power Sweeping is based in Tiverton and was set up by Mark Hart, an experienced and respected Read More…

T Panel for the future

T Panel for the future Mike Harvey, HETAS Training & Technical Manager, has been appointed on to the Building Services T-Level Panel; one of the first three new T-Levels announced recently by the Education Secretary, Justine Greening. T level panel’s role is to co-create technical education programmes with the Department for Education. Each panel will Read More…

HETAS Training Update

HETAS Training Update The heating season fast approaching – summer turns to autumn and heating engineers across all technologies find themselves entering the busy period. HETAS registered Installers, Service and Maintenance Technicians and Approved Chimney Sweeps are called upon for their expertise by customers seeking professional services and peace of mind in readiness for the Read More…

Summer Offer from Surefire

Summer offer from Surefire Surefire offer free accommodation when you book both H003 and H006 courses this summer. Are you looking to develop your skills through further solid fuel training? Study with Surefire Training Centre this summer and you will not only learn from the most knowledgeable professionals in the solid fuel industry who bring Read More…

Refresher Training Update

Don’t wait for your previous qualification to expire before booking your refresher training! You can book your HETAS Refresher assessment training up to six months ahead of the due date, without losing any time from your five-year extension. To give an example: H003 dry installer course passed 13th January 2012 Refresher due 13th January 2017 Read More…

Specflue is Recruiting

Specflue is currently recruiting for a Technical Trainer to join it’s team based in Sudbury, Suffolk. Specflue was founded in 1992, as an independent company.  The business was founded with the guiding principles of innovation, the provision of top class products and outstanding service.  These elements allowed Specflue to grow into a leader in it’s Read More…

BSL Engagement Events

Following the launch of the RHI Biomass Suppliers List (BSL) on 30 April 2014 to applications from producers and traders of woodfuel, the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) is planning a series of engagements aimed at promoting the BSL, and enabling producers, traders and self-suppliers to make their applications. DECC would welcome your participation Read More…

UK Pellet Council Courses

The UK Pellet Council, in conjunction with the Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology, has organised a series of one-day courses specifically for installers of domestic wood pellet boilers. The domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is about to be announced and the industry is expecting an increased interest in wood pellet boilers from householders. Read More…