Smart Meter Installation

Smart Meter Installation

COURSE CONTENT

This is a 20 week course, 5 days per week.  You will work between College attendance completing core qualification units for the Level 2 Diploma in Smart Metering (Dual Fuel) and working on placement with a recognised energy sector employer to complete a portfolio required to gain the full qualification.

Core units
• Working Safely in the Energy and Utilities Sector
• Working Practices in the Energy and Utilities Sector
• Using & Communicating Technical Information
• Delivering Customer Service When Working within the Energy and Utilities Sector
• Install & Commission Communication Systems for Smart Meters

Gas units
• Applied Practices and Principles for Installing Low Pressure Natural Gas Smart Meters up to U6 only
• Prepare, Install & Commission Low Pressure Natural Gas Smart Meter and Regulator up to 6.0m3/hr
• Low Pressure Gas Smart Meter Tightness Testing & Direct Purging

Power units
• Install Single Phase Meter and Associated Equipment
• Change Single Phase Meter and Associated Equipment

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

• National 4 / Standard grade English/Maths
• You’ve been made redundant from the Oil & Gas Sector (or supplier to the Oil & Gas) industry
• Resident in Scotland
• A current CV
• Successfully pass a colour vision assessment
• Successfully complete/pass a PVG check
• On completion of the course you must have a full current UK driving licence

NEXT STEP COURSE OPTIONS

Solar Thermal Domestic Hot Water, Heat Pumps, Biomass Heating, Gas Safe Register update

JOB OPTIONS

Employment within the energy sector installing and exchanging domestic gas and electric meters

COURSE FEES

FREE to those made redundant from the Oil & Gas Industry
(funding from Skills Development Scotland, Oil & Gas Transition Training Fund)

START DATE

14 August 2017

 

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