Heat Pump Installer Programme

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Heat Pump Installer Programme
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code 107185 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate Dundalk Institute of Technology None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Blended
Location (Districts) Dundalk
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Duration 10 weeks.

Course Delivery
One evening a week (6.00pm- 9.00pm) for 10 weeks. This may be modified to allow for blended learning delivery (i.e. mix of online classes and face-2-face classes).
Course Fee €600
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Level 6 Advanced Certificate Craft in Plumbing or equivalent. Practitioners with a background in related fields of technology and a number of years relevant experience may also be considered.
Number of Places 12
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Course Content

Expand+Course Description
This training course is aimed primarily at potential installers of packaged heat pump systems for the domestic and small commercial sector. It delivers the fundamental principles for the understanding, specification and installat...

Subjects Taught

Expand+- Environmental and economic arguments for the installation of heat pump systems

- Relevance of structural insulation, alternative and complimentary energy saving technologies

- Working principles of heat pump technology

- Calculation and ...

Number of Credits 5 credits @ Level 6
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
This course is intended to provide a fundamental understanding of heat pump systems and thereby expand the opportunities available to practitioners within this field.
Further Enquiries Simon O’Neill,
School of Engineering
E: simon.oneill@dkit.ie
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