CIBSE certification also certify for EPC Level 3&4 and DEC by accepting applicants via the Qualification route with the appropriate qualification certificate from ABBE, City & Guilds or NFOPP.
CIBSE Certification accepts any applicants that are already certified via the APEL route as EPC, DEC or A/C assessors with other Certification bodies via the Transfer Route. The applicant will need to provide supporting documentation (please refer to the transfer route under EPC, DEC or A/C for the information required for each of the 3 strands EPC, DEC or A/C)
CIBSE Certification operates the APEL (Approval of Prior Experience & Learning) Route to certification
The APEL route is a fast, low cost route that recognises your prior experience and learning as an alternative to taking a specific Energy Assessor qualification and can provide certification to the highest quality via an application process.
CIBSE are able to offer this route to all highly skilled/experienced practitioners who already have the knowledge and will be able to demonstrate their competence to meet the National Occupational Standards (NOS) without the need to obtain a specific Energy Assessor qualification.
This route is open to those with a minimum of 2 years of full time substantial experience in the last 5 years, in the following areas:
All of the above routes allow the applicant entrance to the LCC and LCEA registers.