In addition a second consultation has been published by the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering (CIPHE) for a Low Temperature Heating and Hot Water Systems in Dwellings course and are now carrying out the public consultation to further seek opinion from installers and industry. The regulated qualification is designed to upskill installers and to act as a prerequisite before installing a low temperature heating system or heat pump. A link to the consultation can be found at the end of the survey.
The following survey is a consultation that proposes a new route to becoming a heat pump installer and the course criteria for achieving the qualifications outlined. This has been developed in agreement across many key associations in the heat pump industry and is now seeking views from a wider audience, with a particular desire for input from installers. It is your chance to help shape a course that is fit for quality deployment of heat pumps on a large scale, as we try to stop climate change.