Solar Water Heating

Accredited, intensive training course (Basic & Advanced)

Includes exam and Galileo Master Certificate (GMC)

Learn how solar thermal equipment works and how this can be installed for domestic operation.

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Course Overview

  • Available Online On-Demand
  • Past participants include Müller UK and Ireland Group, The MET Office, Coca Cola and many more
  • 20 hours of CPD accredited teaching and course materials
  • Includes access to the REI Resource Centre
  • 5000 individuals trained each year
  • Taught by a world-leading lecturer
  • Support available Mon-Fri 09:00 – 17:00 (UK time)
  • Awards the internationally recognised GMC
  • 1-to-1 tutorial with lecturer (optional)
  • Qualifies you for the REI Membership Programme

COURSE PROGRAMME

This accredited course equips participants with the latest knowledge on how to install, maintain and repair a wide range of solar water heating equipment & understand the theory behind solar thermal power. The course enables participants to work successfully in the renewables and solar industry, both locally and internationally; and is suitable for those with both a basic and advanced understanding of the sector.

  • Siting and orientation
  • Solar resource
  • Types of solar systems.
  • Storage of energy
  • Calculation of the thermal requirements, occupancy, sanitary hot water
  • Passive components
  • Calculation of the designing surface required for the system
  • Calculation of volume of accumulation (ground storing)
  • Budgets & regulations
  • Data and costs of installations
  • Savings achieved
  • Installation of the system, the tank, solar regulating switchboards, hydronic circuit of solar
  • Markets & incentives (RHI)

THE EXAM & CERTIFICATE

Upon completion of this course, participants will receive a certificate of participation and be eligible to take the GMC exam.

The internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate (GMC) has been achieved by participants worldwide for over 40 years from organisations such as Coca Cola, Mitsubishi, United Nations UNDP, Siemens, Cambridge University, Oxfam GB, Tesco, the Royal Air Force, Ferrero, Honeywell and many more.

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TESTIMONIALS

“I intend to apply the skills gained from this course in my workplace to help in developing a green finance model for London.”

“The course was very interactive with clear delivery from the lecturer, to serve as a basis for a career change into Renewables.”

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PAST PARTICIPANTS

This course has been studied by participants from multinational organisations, small & medium enterprises, NGOs, educational establishments and governmental bodies.

Past participants include: Müller UK and Ireland Group, Greater London Authority, The MET Office, National Water and Electricity Company Ltd, Coca Cola, Ferrero, Mobil, United Nations Development Programme and many more.

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Start your accredited course today and study flexibly at your pace.

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Duration:

Up to 3 months

Location:

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The Course Includes:

  • Video lessons based on live classroom training by internationally recognised University Academics and Experts
  • Course materials accessible on computer, tablet & mobile
  • Remote exam for your Galileo Master Certificate
  • Live individual tutorial conducted remotely with your assigned tutor (optional)
  • Resource Centre to access knowledge and research

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Secure your place on the live accredited course and network with participants from around the world.

When:

3rd - 5th January 2022

Duration:

1 day

Location:

Online

The Course Includes:

  • Live Training with Q&A sessions
  • Course Materials
  • Networking with international participants
  • Exam for your Galileo Master Certificate
  • Certificate of Participation

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Summary:

Start your accredited course today and study flexibly around your schedule from your location.

When:

Start immediately

Duration:

Up to 3 months

Location:

Online

For more information, please contact us

The Course Includes:

  • Video lessons based on live classroom training by internationally recognised University Academics and Experts
  • Course materials accessible on computer, tablet & mobile
  • Remote exam for your Galileo Master Certificate
  • Live individual tutorial conducted remotely with your assigned tutor (optional)
  • Resource Centre to access knowledge and research

Start now to guarantee your place

£410

Standalone Course

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£324

As Part of an Expert Certificate

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