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InstallerFESTIVAL session: New Green Homes Grant scheme

OFTEC and TrustMark join #InstallerFESTIVAL to discuss some of the key aspects of the government’s new Green Homes Grant scheme launching...

OFTEC launches TrustMark registration scheme for heating technicians

Heating technicians can now apply for TrustMark certification as an extension of their OFTEC registration, to access government funded installation work and...

Government relying on limited data to create rural heat decarbonisation policy – says OFTEC

Government’s current reluctance to support renewable liquid fuels as part of the UK’s green heat agenda is based on flawed...

Shortage of post lockdown work is key concern for heating technicians

As UK lockdown eases, most heating technicians are returning to the tools but over three quarters are concerned about a...

Policy to decarbonise home heating must be fairer in wake of Covid-19 crisis, says OFTEC

As the UK begins to emerge from the Covid-19 crisis, government must not waste the opportunity to ensure future heat...

WEBINAR: Intro to heat pumps for Gas Safe and OFTEC installers

As part of #InstallerFESTIVAL, Viessmann’s Technical Director and qualified engineer Christian Engelke explained heat pump technology for those looking to...

OFTEC donates PPE to food bank charity

OFTEC has donated 1,000 items of personal protective equipment to help support a food bank charity during the coronavirus outbreak...

OFTEC supporting technicians during COVID-19 pandemic with payment freeze

OFTEC is extending all current business and technician registrations for two months, free of charge, as part of the trade...

Heating industry reacts to Budget 2020

The Heat Pump Association has welcomed the Chancellor’s Budget, announced on 11th March 2020, which sets out solid plans to...

400,000 energy jobs needed to achieve net zero – says new report

More young people are being encouraged to take up a career in the heating sector following a new report which...