BEIS Part Funded Retrofit Training

Through the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Home Decarbonisation Skills Training Competition, the Retrofit Academy have been awarded up to £1 million of funding to offer our full suite of PAS 2035 qualifications in England. This is to continue to develop and support the upskilling of the industry needed to meet the skills gap and the UK Government’s Net Zero targets by 2050!

The following qualifications will be available part-funded*.

*Match funding required for employed & self employed learners based on company headcount.


Available Funded Retrofit Qualifications

Level 2: Award in Understanding Domestic Retrofit

A comprehensive and easy to follow introduction to whole house retrofit. Learners will gain an understanding of what domestic retrofit is, what it is supposed to achieve, what you need to know when working in the industry, and what to look out for when installing energy efficiency measures in homes.

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Who’s this for:

Those who are new to the world of domestic retrofit, or those who have some experience of energy efficiency projects already, or for organisation wanting their employees to have an awareness of domestic retrofit principles and practices.

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Learning:

30 hours: eLearning supported by a one-day tutor-led session

APPLICATION DEADLINE: CLOSED

Level 3: Award in Domestic Retrofit Advice

A Retrofit Advisor has a customer service focussed role, they can give independent advice to homeowners or residents, with a view to help them understand retrofit and the impact it will have on their property.

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Who’s this for:

Customer service experience is also desirable.

Experience of working in the retrofit industry or a recognised retrofit qualification would be beneficial.

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Learning:

Blended Learning supported by tutor-led sessions, mentor support and our state of the art E-Learning platform.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: CLOSED

Level 4: Award in Domestic Retrofit Assessment

The role of a Retrofit Assessor is to survey properties and prepare a report in-line with a Retrofit Coordinator’s requirements. Learners will be provided with full training and support on how to conduct a detailed retrofit assessment.

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Who’s this for:

Existing Domestic Energy Assessor’s wanting to work on retrofit projects carrying out essential retrofit assessments.

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Learning:

12 week Fast Track program: Blended Learning supported by tutor-led sessions, mentor support and our state of the art E-Learning platform

APPLICATION DEADLINE: CLOSED

Level 5: Diploma in Retrofit Coordination & Risk Management

Retrofit Coordinators manage the PAS 2035 process throughout a project. Crucially, the Retrofit Coordinator ensures compliance with the procurement, specification, and delivery of measures in all domestic retrofit projects.

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Who’s this for:

Built environment professionals looking to manage retrofit projects, ensuring that they are PAS 2035 compliant.

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Learning:

12 week Fast Track program: Blended Learning supported by tutor-led sessions, mentor support and our state of the art E-Learning platform

APPLICATION DEADLINE: CLOSED

  • Please note that while all prospectuses detail the full course cost, these courses are part-funded by the BEIS Home Decarbonisation Skills Training Competition.

Why Retrofit Career Development?

The Retrofit Academy is an industry-leading not-for-profit organisation, central to delivering training and support to the next generation of retrofit professionals in the UK.

Our vision is a world where every home is warm, healthy and low carbon. To create the efficient homes required to meet the UK’s emissions goals, the country needs an army of retrofitters in professional, technical and skilled craft roles. And that’s where we come in!

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