GPI Launches Green Future Training!

We are delighted to announce a new training and qualifications initiative, designed for 16-18 year olds. Green Future Training equips young people with the skills and qualifications they need to enter the world of work, and build a sustainable career.

Check out the qualifying courses at our new training centre in Watford, below.

To find out more, why not join us at Bath College on Wednesday 7th March 2012, when we’ll be showing our Retrofit Home at the B&NES Skills Fair at Bath College.




Hot Water Safety (Unvented)

Lean how to install and maintain Unvented Hot Water systems. You will be trained in the installation and safety requirements of all Unvented Hot Water Systems up to 500 litres capacity, and to meet Building Regulations (G3).

Cost includes training, assessment, certification fee and course manual:

  • Initial assessment £150 (1 day)
  • Reassessment £100 once initial 5 years runs out (1/2 day)


Water Regulations (WRAS)

Work towards becoming a plumber. Perfect for beginners, this course covers the Water Regulations 1999, and you won’t need to undertake prior learning, as we cover all requirements with you.

Upon completion, successful candidates will receive a certificate and card, which will allow them to apply for approved plumbing contractor status with the Water Authorities.

Cost includes all training material, assessment and certification fee:

  • £175 (1 day)


Part L1 Energy Efficiency

Become qualified in energy efficiency in domestic properties. Ideal for the professional heating installer, the Energy Efficiency Heating Certificate course will prepare you for “self certification” as required under “PART L” Building Regulations.

Successful completion of the certificate demonstrates candidate competence, and is recognised by Summit Skills, The Energy Savings Trust and The Energy Efficiency Partnership for Homes.

Cost includes training, assessment and certification fee:

  • £150 (1 day)


Look out for the Green Future Training website, coming soon!