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Introduction to Heat Networks and Code of Practice

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Key Areas
Course Content
Learning Outcomes
Who Should Attend
Course Timings
Course Fees
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A full overview and agenda, need to know information and booking instructions can be found on the individual course pages. Click on a course code below to view.

Learning Formats 

Live Online Training

This course has be reformatted into an online course, so you can expect the same kind of participation you would have in a physical classroom.

CIBSE Training has created an updated course to provide you with up-to-date compliance information and an overview of the new CIBSE Heat Networks Code of Practice (CP1) (2020) applications.

Upcoming Dates:

8 June Find out more

Classroom Training

CIBSE Training COVID-19 Update

Key Areas 

This is a one day course aimed at providing an introduction to Heat Networks and the CoP for those who are involved in developing Heat Networks and those using or specifying the CoP.

  • Gain a general understanding of Heat Networks
  • Gain an understanding of the aims of the CoP
  • Gain an understanding of how the CoP should be used  
  • Gain an overview of some of the key requirements of the CoP for contract specification
  • Gain an overview of the benefits of the CoP for the consumer

Course Content 

The course provides a general introduction to heat networks and the specific issues associated with the various components including the common problems, and how these can be avoided, and the key requirements for delivering efficient heat networks. The course will also provide an overview of the content of the document, including a review of some of the key objectives and minimum requirements within each stage.

Learning Outcomes 

  • Understand the basis of heat networks including the common problems and the key steps required to deliver efficient networks
  • Understand the aims of the Heat Networks Code of Practice and how to use the Code.
  • Gain an overview of the specific objectives and minimum requirements of CP1
  • Understand the specific risks and issues at each stage of CP1
  • Gain an overview of the requirements for complying with the minimum requirements of CP1 
  • Understand the potential approach to checking and monitoring compliance with CP1
  • Gain an overview of the requirements in CP1 for consumer protection and the benefits this will have for consumers

Who Should Attend 

The course is suitable for people involved in procuring or working on heat network projects.

Course Timings  

Start Time: 9:30
Latest Finish: 16:30

Course Fees 

Live Online Courses

  • Standard Rate: £250+ VAT

  • Members Rate: £200 + VAT


Corporate Training

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