BPEC CENWAT1 - Central Heating and Water Heaters

Cardonald Campus
SCQF Level
Start Date
Various start dates
Qualification Type
Other non-advanced qual
Course Type
1 day training, 1/2 day assessment

This CENWAT1 Central Heating Boilers and Instantaneous Water Heaters course is a part time commercial course which provides an accredited certification to gas operatives to install, service and repair of central heating boilers and instantaneous water heaters. Preparatory training is not a pre-requisite for assessment however the College provides the opportunity for candidates to undertake training prior to assessment.

What will I learn?

The CENWAT1 Central Heating Boilers and Instantaneous Water Heaters course covers:

  • Installation
  • Commission
  • Service
  • Repair 

It is generally undertaken as part of a package with the BPEC Domestic Gas ACS (CCN1 plus appliances) but is also run stand alone for operatives who have a different expiry date to their core CCN1 or wish to add the appliance to their skill set. (Minimum capacity required)

Training - one day

Assessment - half day

*Training is NOT a pre-requisite for assessment although most candidates do elect to undertake some sort of training prior to the assessment. 

*Course fee includes training (where requested), assessments, registration, certification, training pack and course materials.

*To add this appliance to your skill set applicants must have been on the Gas Safe Register for a minimum of 6 months. Evidence of this must be provided to support application.

Entry requirements (minimum)

  • A valid CCN1 CPA1 certificate which includes CPA1 

This course is offered by Glasgow Clyde College, find out more about CCN1 

Employer and industry links

After sucessful completion of the course you may progress onto complete other domestic gas appliance assessments.

Jobs and further study

Holding CENWAT along with CCN1 will allow progression to Combination, High Efficieny Boilers, LPG Changeover, Non-domenstic changeover.

More questions? Contact us about this course

0141 272 3362