Training Courses BC1- BC6

The BCIA offers a series of training courses which are delivered by the BCIA (in Peterborough) and by training partners Sontay Academy (in Edenbridge) and British Gas (in Rotherham). A full list of courses and available dates is shown below with further details and costs available here. Terms and conditions which apply to all bookings can be downloaded here.

 

BCO Introduction to Building Controls and HVAC: This introductory course is designed for those who do not require the full technical detail of BC1-BC6, or who are new to this area of the industry.

BC1 Fundamentals of HVAC and Building Technology: This course gives an overview of the systems and technologies used in the HVAC industry and includes the use of building controls and building management systems. It is designed for those already involved in building controls that require a knowledge and understanding of the terminology, technologies and systems used.

BC2 Measuring & Control Technology: This course is designed for engineers and technicians who have some knowledge and field experience with a minimum period of one year within the industry. It is recommended that BC1 is completed before this course.

BC3 Hydraulics in Building Services: BC3 covers the main water circuits and systems and includes the necessary mechanical knowledge needed to understand applications, valve sizing and control. The course is designed for those who have some knowledge and a recommended minimum of one year field experience within the industry. It is recommended that BC1 is completed before this course.

BC4 Control Function of Heating Plants: This course provides a detailed overview of all types of heating plant and systems together with the associated control applications. This is an advanced course for those who have a good level of knowledge and a recommended minimum of two years’ experience within the industry. It is recommended that BC1 is completed before this course.

BC5 Control of Ventilation and Air Conditioning: This course details the requirements of air conditioning plants and how they can be controlled effectively for energy efficiency. It is designed for those responsible for the design, installation and commissioning of building control technologies and systems for ventilation and air conditioning. This advanced course builds on the knowledge gained in the BC1-BC4 courses.

BC6 Refrigeration Technology: BC6 is a detailed, theory-based course relating to refrigeration and psychometrics, focusing on how the refrigeration process operates. This is an advanced course for those who have a good level of knowledge and a recommended minimum of two years’ experience within the industry. It is recommended that BC1 is completed before this course.

BC0 Introduction to Building Controls & HVAC

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British Gas Rotherham 15th September Click here to find out more information about this training course

BC1 Fundamentals of HVAC & Building Technology

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BCIA Peterborough 13th September - 14th September Click here to find out more information about this training course
British Gas Rotherham 21st September - 22nd September Click here to find out more information about this training course
Sontay Academy Edenbridge 12th October - 13th October Click here to find out more information about this training course

BC2 Measuring & Control Technology

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Sontay Academy Edenbridge 11th September - 13th September Click here to find out more information about this training course
BCIA Peterborough 20th September - 22nd September Click here to find out more information about this training course
British Gas Rotherham 9th October - 11th October Click here to find out more information about this training course
Sontay Academy Edenbridge 8th November - 10th November Click here to find out more information about this training course

BC3 Hydraulics in Building Services

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BCIA Peterborough 4th October - 5th October Click here to find out more information about this training course
Sontay Academy Edenbridge 9th October - 10th October Click here to find out more information about this training course
British Gas Rotherham 30th October - 31st October Click here to find out more information about this training course

BC4 Control Function of Heating Plants

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Sontay Academy Edenbridge 7th September - 8th September Click here to find out more information about this training course
BCIA Peterborough 11th October - 12th October Click here to find out more information about this training course
Sontay Academy Edenbridge 1st November - 2nd November Click here to find out more information about this training course
British Gas Rotherham 16th November - 17th November Click here to find out more information about this training course

BC5 Control of Ventilation & Air Conditioning

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Sontay Academy Edenbridge 19th October - 20th October Click here to find out more information about this training course
BCIA Peterborough 25th October - 26th October Click here to find out more information about this training course
British Gas Rotherham 11th December - 12th December Click here to find out more information about this training course

BC6 Refrigeration Technology

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Sontay Academy Edenbridge 4th September - 5th September Click here to find out more information about this training course
BCIA Peterborough 1st November - 2nd November Click here to find out more information about this training course
Sontay Academy Edenbridge 16th November - 17th November Click here to find out more information about this training course
British Gas Rotherham 20th December - 21st December Click here to find out more information about this training course