Training Academy

Analysts are predicting significant growth in the central heating market over the next five years. Take advantage of this considerable business opportunity and invest in your future by enrolling in our training academy.

At our industry-leading training school, we run courses covering heat loss calculation, system design and individual product application. Our workshops are tailored to suit plumbers, installers and specifiers.

For all courses, we aim to start at 8:30am and finish at 5pm at our head office in Christchurch. Morning tea, lunch, and afternoon tea will be provided at appropriate times.

Courses have to be pre-paid: No places can be guaranteed without payment. A cancellation fee of 20% will be applied for any courses cancelled 10 days before the training day (Covid related lockdown exempt from cancellation fee).

Courses cost as little as $195 + GST. 

Save 25% with group bookings for 6 or more people. 


  • Essential Central Heating

    Want to know more about central heating? Our regional business development managers come to you and your team to provide an overview that includes the technical principles, design, and installation of central heating systems.
  • Design and Sales

    Keep one step ahead of the competition. Our one-day classroom-based course will help you attract new business and provide detailed, accurate quotes to ensure you do not over promise or under sell.  
  • Underfloor Installation

    Register now to secure your space at one of our most popular workshops.   Attendees will learn how to design and install an underfloor heating system run from a hydronic heat pump.  
  • Central Heating Controls

    How do you get the best out of your central heating system? Learn the basics to ensure residential and commercial heating systems run efficiently and effectively.  
  • Gas Boilers

    This intensive course is designed to give you the knowledge and skills required to work with gas boilers from installation to commissioning.  
  • Heat Pumps

    This course is aimed at installers who want to learn more about installing and commissioning air-to-water heat pumps and ground source heat pumps.
  • Diesel Boilers

    This intensive course is designed to give you the knowledge and skills required to work with diesel boilers from installation to commissioning.  
  • Commercial Boilers

    The course provides training on the Baxi Duo-tec commercial range, installation guidelines and best practice, review of control features as well as commissioning and servicing the boilers.