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We are the only approved provider of the Open College Network, Level 5 Diploma in Retrofit Coordination and Risk Management.

 We have trained hundreds of built environment professionals to deliver domestic refurbishment projects that comply with PAS 2035 standards and beyond.

 The role of Retrofit Coordinator is pivotal to the industry delivering the UK’s 2050 carbon neutral obligations. We offer online, blended and expert-led in-house courses to suit your budget and schedule. We work closely with key organisations to help transform the industry.

PAS 2035

PAS 2035 is the publicly available specification which outlines the necessary standards for the future of retrofit PAS 2035 signals a new dawn for retrofit. For projects to be eligible for public funding, they must be delivered in strict compliance to PAS 2035, following a transitionary period. The scheme is fully supported by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and governed by TrustMark.

 PAS 2035 will enhance standards, improve processes and introduce new roles into retrofit.

About the Diploma

Level 5 Diploma in Retrofit Coordination and Risk Management is the only qualification that is a recognised pathway to Accreditation as a Retrofit Coordinator. This role is introduced by BSI PAS 2035, a government-sponsored specification that is set to become the standard approach to domestic retrofit.

The Role of Retrofit Coordinator

The ECO industry will have to adopt PAS 2035 shortly – at present the transition period runs to 31st July 2021. Any company wanting to deliver projects under the TrustMark, the recognised Quality Mark for the industry, will have to adopt a PAS 2035-compliant approach. A Retrofit Coordinator is a mandatory professional role on all projects under the PAS, responsible for compliance and project management from cradle to grave. As such, Retrofit Coordinators must come from suitable built environment backgrounds, must hold the “Level 5 Diploma in Retrofit Coordination and Risk Management” certification and then be a member of a TrustMark approved Retrofit Coordinator Accreditation Scheme.

Blended Online Bootcamp

We bring the classroom to you. Our online 2 Day Bootcamp is designed to recreate a classroom experience online, enabling full interactions with the instructor teaching the course.
A short clip from a blended bootcamp session

How does the 2 Day Blended Online Bootcamp work?

Our online bootcamp uses Zoom conferencing software. Before you book you should make sure that the software is compatible with your firewall settings (if it doesn’t work you should adjust your settings or contact your IT department about permitting the website). Also, you need to have a working microphone, speakers and camera to join the online session.
  • Step 1:
    Around a week before your sessions begin, you will be sent a link to the online classroom. Make sure you familiarise yourself with the video portal and how the virtual interactions work.
  • Step 2:
    The sessions are designed to be as real as a classroom hence, you will be able to hear everything the instructor is describing, follow on screen exercises and also view other learners in the session.
  • Step 3:
    You would be able to speak to the instructor and other learners using audio through your computer mic. There is also option of chatting through web portal. Learners are also able to send messages to the instructor if they want to ask specific questions. These tools gives the online session an interactive interface.
  • Step 4:
    We have designed the online sessions in a way to encourage maximum instructor/learner interaction. After every session, the learners will have the opportunity to go through Q&A workshops i.e. be able to further ask questions and discuss key topics.
  • Step 5:
    Following from the course, the instructor will guide you on the next steps in order for you to carry on with your eLearning materials.

What are the Benefits of Online Blended Bootcamp?

Live & Interactive

You can long in from the comfort of your home or work and instantly join live instructor led sessions. These sessions are designed to be interactive and make sure the learners are getting the best experience.

Access to Experts

All our Online Blended Bootcamp sessions are led by subject matter experts who have years of experience teaching and working in the industry.

Cost Effective

Blended Online Bootcamp session is a great cost-effective way to attend training as there are travel, accommodation and other expenses to worry about.

Quality & Satisfaction

We make sure our Blended Bootcamp sessions offer the same quality and experience as any in-class session.

Time Efficient

Through online sessions, you don’t need to worry about travelling to another location away from home.

Frequently asked questions about Blended Bootcamp Online

What is Blended Online Bootcamp?
Our ‘Online Bootcamp’ training allows you to learn without leaving your home or office, using the Zoom video conferencing platform.
What equipment do I need to have?
What equipment do I need to have – You’ll need a good speed internet connected computer or laptop, speakers, mic and a video camera to connect with. There is no special software to download. You simply click the link we sent you a week before your session which will take you to the online classroom. Make sure you don’t have any firewall settings activated that may prevent Zoom from launching the online portal. We advise you to do a test run before your session start date to make sure your laptop/PC is compatible. If something doesn’t work, you may need to change settings or contact your IT department to fix any issues.
Will the online session be interactive?
Of course, we have designed our learning content to make sure the attendees get similar experience to in-class. Your instructor will make sure to answer any questions you may have and we also run group exercises through out the day to keep learner engagement constant at all times.
What are the timings for online sessions?
The sessions run similar timings to an in-class training i.e. sessions normally start at 9:30 am and run till 5 pm. There are frequent breakouts throughout the day.

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£1299 Plus VAT

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