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Nearly Zero Energy Building (NZEB) for Bricklayers – Part 1 (Online)

The aim of this programme is to provide Brick and Stonelaying Trades people with the knowledge and skills in the principles and practices of Nearly Zero Energy Building (NZEB) for new dwellings

Target Award

City & Guilds City & Guilds Assured – 8861-05

Start Date: 16-07-2023Hours/week: 06 Hrs 00 MinsDuration: 4 weeks

Timetable

Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Monday
Education Requirements
Applicants wishing to participate in the Course should be qualified bricklayers and have previously obtained a Level 6 of the NQAI Certificate in Brick and Stonelaying Craft Practice or equivalent.
Attendees should bring their National Craft Cert/Card or equivalent for registration purposes, and as a confirmation of their trade.

Age Requirements
Applicants must have reached the current statutory school leaving age.


Learning Aptitude
Aware of Health and Safety requirements for working in the Brick and Stonelaying Trade.


Previous Experience
N/A

Module Award Body
NZEB Principles, Building Regulations and Product Standards City & Guilds Assured (8861-05) City & Guilds
Communication and User Information City & Guilds Assured (8861-05) City & Guilds
Building Services City & Guilds Assured (8861-05) City & Guilds
Building Fabric City & Guilds Assured (8861-05) City & Guilds
Building Physics City & Guilds Assured (8861-05) City & Guilds
Renewable Energy, Photo-Voltaics, Smart Metering and Electric Vehicles City & Guilds Assured (8861-05) City & Guilds
NZEB for Bricklayers NZEB for Bricklayers (8861-009) City & Guilds
On completion of the training programme bricklayers will be able to:

1- NZEB PRINCIPLES, BUILDING REGULATIONS AND PRODUCT STANDARDS
Understand the Principles relevant to NZEB, Building Regulations and Product Standards

2- BUILDING PHYSICS
Understand Building Physics – Key energy terms and units

3- BUILDING FABRIC
Understand Building Fabric – Continuous Insulation, Thermal Bridging, Air Permeability, Windows and Doors.

4- BUILDING SERVICES
Understand Building Services – Space heating and Domestic Hot Water, Controlled Ventilation, Lighting, ICT and Smart Technology

5- RENEWABLE ENERGY, PHOTO-VOLTAICS, SMART METERING AND ELECTRIC
Understand Renewable Energy, Photo-Voltaics, Smart Metering and Electric Vehicles relevant to NZEB

6- COMMUNICATION AND USER INFORMATION
Understand the required knowledge to facilitate high quality Communication and Best Practice User Information

Provider

NZEB


Location

NZEB Training Centre, Enniscorthy, Old Dublin Road, Co. Wexford


Facilities

  • Free Parking
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Tea/Coffee Making

Contact Details

Course Contact:
NZEB NZEB

Email:
nzeb@wwetb.ie

Phone:
051 301500