So that you learn more than just the technical knowledge required to be a Domestic Retrofit Advisor, the course also includes content and resources designed to support you in your transition to being a Retrofit Advisor.
What can this course lead to?
Who is it for?
The course is made up of 4 modules that cover all aspects of retrofit advice. Each module features extensive teaching materials, expert presentations, case studies, and activities that are designed to give you an in-depth understanding of both the theory and practice.
The AIM Qualifications Level 3 Award in Domestic Retrofit Advice gives you the knowledge, skills, and confidence to provide retrofit advice. The course is easy to follow and gives you a comprehensive introduction to whole house retrofit. Learners will gain an understanding of what domestic retrofit is, what it is supposed to achieve, and what to look out for when installing energy efficiency measures in homes. It will provide you with all you need to know when working in the industry, so you are always one step ahead.
Upcoming course date schedules:
18th, 25th of January, and 1st and 8th of February.
What is covered?
1. The Role of Retrofit in Home Energy Consumption
All you need to know about climate change, the importance and meaning of retrofit, fuel poverty, and the role of a Retrofit Advisor
2. Retrofit Principles
Learn the basics of construction and building services, energy efficiency and heat loss, retrofit measures and technologies, and the major risks in retrofitting
3. The Retrofit Industry and the Role of Advisors
Get to grips with the organizations involved in retrofit, the funding and grants available, the typical retrofit customer journey, PAS 2035, and the role of the Retrofit Advisor
4. Understanding the Principles of Retrofit Advice
The skills and knowledge you need to do the job properly, including site visits, health and safety, common challenges in retrofit, and energy efficiency and how to deliver good retrofit advice
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
You must have experience of working in the retrofit industry or a recognized retrofit or construction qualification.
Customer service experience is also desirable.
Portfolio of evidence including Multiple Choice Questions, Practical Assessment via Case Study and Professional Discussions.
This course includes 3 days of classroom base sessions between 9.00 AM and 4.30 PM.
There are 3 days optional remote attendance.
This course also includes:
- Guest speakers
- Industry professionals