LCC Building Operations and Display Energy Certificates (DEC) Training
2 Day DEC training and LCC Building Operations Course
This is a course designed for those wishing to become Low Carbon Consultants and also those who want to gain certification as Low Carbon Energy Assessors able to produce Display Energy certificates.
Before booking a course please pay particular attention to the information below regarding preparation and the levels of qualifications and experience required to pass the assessment. The course is intensive and requires a high level of prior knowledge.
All Low Carbon Energy Assessors (LCEAs) who wish to produce DECs must also demonstrate that they are competent in the use of an approved software tool to produce the Display Energy Certificate and Advisory Report. CIBSE Training and Events offer training on the DEC government software ORCalc on day three.
If you are using other software, the software provider may also provide training in the use of their software. Other software providers approved by CIBSE Certification are TEAM Energy and IES
Self-assessment and preparation:
To become a Low Carbon Consultant (LCC) only:
The course is intensive and requires a high level of knowledge. Whilst we do not have formal entry requirements for the LCC register we do ask candidates to self-assess beforehand. To assist you in this self-assessment CIBSE provides the documents below:
To become an LCEA to Produce Display Energy Certificates (DECs):
If you are hoping to certify as an DEC assessor it is important that you complete an expression of interest form, available here before you complete a training course.
If you need help to identify whether or not you are likely to be admitted under the APEL route please call the CIBSE Certification team on 020 8675 5211.
All applicants must be able to demonstrate that they can fulfil 100% of the National Occupational Standard (NOS) before they can become registered as an energy assessor. The CIBSE Energy Centre website has more detailed information on what is required. If you do not possess the appropriate skills/experience, you will not be permitted to make an APEL application.
About the exam
The examination is a multiple choice exam with 50 questions and 2 short exercises ... more about the exam here
More about becoming a Low Carbon Consultant
Providing you pass the exam at the end of the course you can join the LCC register on submission of the completed application form to CIBSE Certification
About Display Energy Certificates
For more information about display Energy Certificates and the process of certification please visit the CIBSE energy centre website.
Which training course do I need to help me prepare for assessment?
Early Booking Discount
Two day training:
Members: £550 + vat (£660 inc vat)
Non-members:£600 +vat (£720 inc vat)
Three day training:
Members: £995 + vat (£1194 inc vat)
Non-members:£1075 + vat (£1290 inc vat)
Two day training:
Members: £580 + vat (£696 inc vat)
Non-members:£645 +vat (£774 inc vat)
Three day training:
Members: £1035 + vat (£1242 inc vat)
Non-members:£1125 + vat (£1350 inc vat)
How to book
Online - Use the 'Book Now' button on the top right hand side (credit/debit card bookings)
Email - Please download Booking Form return to email@example.com (invoice or credit/debit card bookings)
Phone - Call the Team on 0208 772 3616 (invoice or credit/debit card bookings)
If you have already booked a training course and would like to amend or cancel your booking please contact the CIBSE training team via email on firstname.lastname@example.org to avoid any cancellation fees.
- Full days training with an industry expert
- CIBSE handouts
- CPD certificate (2 day training 14 hours/ 3 day training 21 hours)
- Buffet lunch
What to bring
- Additional note paper (optional)
CT355 Members - 2 days (ex VAT) 2017 £580.00
CT355 Members - 3 days (ex VAT) 2017 £1035.00
CT355 Non-Members - 2 days (ex VAT) 2017 £645.00
CT355 Non-Members - 3 days (ex VAT) 2017 £1125.00