NZEB Fundamental Awareness

NZEB Fundamental Awareness

This course aims to provide participants with the knowledge in the general principles and practices of Nearly Zero Energy Building (NZEB).

  • NZEB Principles – Part L and Part F,
  • Building Physics – thermal energy, heat and ventilation losses, U values, condensation and mould formation 
  • Building Fabric – Continuous Insulation, Thermal Bridging, Air Permeability, Windows and Doors.
  • Building Services – Space heating and Domestic Hot Water, Controlled Ventilation, Lighting, ICT and Smart Technology
  • Renewable Energy requirements – photovoltaics, smart metering
  • Communication and User Information – importance of communication during and after construction

Course Duration

  • 1 day Onsite Delivery or
  • Two ½ days online

Eligibility Criteria

  • No prior experience or qualifications required

Course Fees

  • This is a fully funded programme through the Skills to Advance programme

Course Requirements *For Online Delivery

  • Smart device with Camera (PC/Laptop/Tablet)
  • Zoom (For online Zoom class delivery)
  • Suitable stable Wi-Fi


  • City & Guilds Assured Certification
  • CIF Approved

Upcoming Dates

NZEB Fundamental Awareness:


Onsite: 10th April (9.00 – 16.00/16.30)

Onsite: 24th April (9.00 – 16.00/16.30)


Onsite: 15th May (9.00 – 16.00/16.30)

Onsite: 23rd May (9.00 – 16.00/16.30)

Onsite: 27th May (9.00 – 16.00/16.30)

For bookings please contact Bebhinn or Karen at / 0858049519 0579353791