Level 2

Understanding Domestic Retrofitting


4 weeks


Rush Green Campus


Jan 2023


Adult 19+

The retrofit industry is looking for more trained next generation professionals, in professional, technical and skilled craft roles, who can provide the skills and knowledge of the basic principles.

The course focuses on the building insulation aspect of retrofit and is designed to support you to progress into further fields in the construction industry.

This is a short course, making it ideal for adults who are upskilling for work. Progression onto a wide range of other short courses after completion is also available.

The core learning areas on this course will cover:

  • Domestic retrofit information
  • Health and safety
  • Retrofit material
  • Protecting the work area
  • Information specific to contracts
  • Installation processes

This course will be assessed through a mix of practical tasks to demonstrate understanding, as well as through the completion of a multiple-choice examination.

You’ll need to achieve all 3 credits, by successfully completing the multiple-choice assessment.

On successful completion of this course, you will then be able to progress onto the NVQ Level 2 or Level 3 in Building Treatments & Insulation or into employment in the retrofit sector.