Fully-Funded* 3 Day Training Course – Understanding Sustainable Refurbishment

City of Bristol College, Ashley Down Campus on the 27th, 28th, 29th January 2015


• 100%-funded*, award-winning training course (usual priced at £600 plus VAT).

• Delivered by CoRE, the national centre of excellence for low energy refurbishment.

• Ideal for SMEs wanting to enter the Warm Up Bristol energy efficiency scheme supply chain.

• Free parking, lunch and learning materials provided. • Limited places available – early sign up advised.

What will you learn?

This 3 day training programme ensures that design and construction professionals of all types are prepared and ready to participate in the Warm Up Bristol scheme and the wider energy efficiency market.

• Understanding the need for energy efficient buildings.

• An overview of energy efficiency techniques and how they compare to each other in typical UK houses in terms of costs and performance.

• Practical knowledge of techniques such as solid wall insulation, renewable technologies, airtightness improvements, natural lighting, heating systems etc.

• An insight into the success of actual low carbon refurbishment projects and case studies

• How to manage and supervise a project to optimise the use of low carbon techniques Economic case for energy and water efficiency measures to houses and “paybacks”.

• A detailed look at the Government policy and regulation.

• Detailed coverage of the Green Deal, including how the process works.

Who should attend?

• Main or sub-contractors

• Building designers and asset managers

• Specialist energy trades including loft, cavity and solid wall insulation installers

• Heating engineers and installers

How do I reserve a place?

• Contact – Stephanie Reeves, stephanie.reeves@core-skills.com, Telephone: 07800 845 649


*Conditions apply:

The course is fully funded but we will ask SMEs to purchase a training voucher (£300) on sign-up to the course, this will then be re-deemed once delegates have attended and sat a brief exam at the end of the course. This is to ensure full attendance of those SMEs that sign-up  – Failure to attend will lead to forfeiting your payment in full.