This is a course designed for those wishing to become Low Carbon Consultants, and 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.
If you are hoping to certify as a DEC assessor it is important that you complete an expression of interest form, available here before you complete a training course.
For more details on requirements and further information about Display Energy Certificates and the process of certification please visit the CIBSE Energy Centre website. The course will cover the following:
Benefits of the LCC register
Reasons for reducing carbon emissions
Objectives of the Energy Performance of BUilding Directive
Discussion of certain articles
Part L key features
L2A, L2B key features, updates and requirements
CIBSE Guide F
Energy Saving Measures Software Training (3rd Day)
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:
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. Please note you do not need to fill in a pre APEL assessment.
A set of competencies
that will be tested in the examination.
A set of self-assessment questions
A list of required reading and preparation
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 Course Fees: Members Rate:
£1035 + vat (£1242 inc vat)Standard Rate
: £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. What’s included:
What to bring:
- Full days training with an industry expert
- CIBSE handouts
- CPD certificate
- Buffet lunch
About the exam:
- Additional note paper (optional)
The examination is a multiple choice exam with 50 questions and 2 short exercises ... more about the exam here About Display Energy Certificates:
For more information about display Energy Certificates and the process of certification please visit the CIBSE energy centre website.
CT394 Members Rate (ex.VAT) £1035.00
CT394 Standard Rate (ex.VAT) £1125.00