The course aims to educate the construction industry in the requirements of deep renovating homes in Ireland. It will cover all elements of upgrading the building fabric of an Irish building, it does not cover heating systems (Take a look at our heating systems course here). It will cover wall, floor and roof upgrades, required regulations, ventilation, air-tightness, interstitial condensation.

Learning Objectives

To enable attendees to be in a position to recommend upgrades to Irish homes while taking into account all the required regulations, thermal, moisture, space and cost regulations and constraints. It will allow attendees to identify the types of construction and how best to approach the upgrade. In addition, ventilation and internal air quality are of primary concern in Irish buildings which will be a focus of one element of the course, providing mechanisms to assess and design upgrades to home air tightness and ventilation to improve health and reduce energy costs.

CPD Accreditation

The course is CPD accredited by Engineers Ireland.


The course is delivered online and you can complete it in your own time. Complete the form below to register for this course. If you are a student or a member of a Local Energy Agency or Fedarene, please email [email protected] to register your place and avail of the discount rate of €175.

More Information

If you have any queries in relation to the course or require any further information, please email [email protected] .

Terms & conditions apply. Access to the course is for 12 months from time of registration.