Acquired skills

  • Water Regulation certificate.


Duration: 1 day

Course outline

Water Regulations course is a 1 day training and assessment session and covers the knowledge required to be assessed on the Water Regulation certificate.

After successful completion of the course you will be able to apply to your local water company to be an ‘approved contractor’ for water regulation purposes.

This means you can self-certify your plumbing work and also work for housing associations and other various non-government bodies.

You will be able to join the WIAPS Approved Plumbers Scheme with this qualification providing you hold other relevant certificates.

The home study pack is a comprehensive manual covering all 12 modules with self-test packs. The assessment is an open book multiple choice paper.

Water Regulations course theory overview:

– Introduction, background and legislation
– The Water Regulations
– Materials and substances in contact with water
– Requirements for water fittings
– Water System Design
– Installation Commissioning
– Cross Connections
– Black flow prevention
– Cold
– Water Services
– Hot Water Services
– WCs and Urinals
– Sanitary Appliances and water for outside use

There are no practical assessments on this Water Regulations course.