5-yearly Refresher Course

This one day course is open to anyone and non-members are welcome. However, it is aimed at experienced sweeps. Experienced sweeps seeking to join the Guild and existing members updating their knowledge will find this course outstanding.

It is busy and packed with updated information on regulations, best practice and industry developments. You have the opportunity to expand your scope of business through a better understanding of industry developments and trends. Being aware of new regulations and best practice etc. keeps you and your customers safer. You also get to spend a day with a group of the most professional sweeps in the country! Priceless

Guild members voted to take a lead within the sweeping industry and undertake mandatory refresher training every five years to uphold and improve quality standards.

Rather than undertake the one day refresher course, members can elect to attend three or four days on the main Guild Training Programme instead. This is a special service offered to members only with a limit of 2 places per course. An absolute bargain at £60 per day inc. lunch. Contact Us for further details.

This is all underpinned by practical, theory and equipment assessments.

Download Online Refresher Course Guide (PDF)

Course Details

  • 1 day course open to all experienced sweeps including non-members
  • Latest updates on regulations, best practice and industry developments.
  • Includes lunch

Cost (Non-Members)


inc VAT

Cost (Guild Members)


inc VAT

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Courses coming up




Fri 26 Apr, 2024

 – Fri 26 Apr, 2024

Online 5 Year Refresher Course – 26 April


Fri 21 Jun, 2024

 – Fri 21 Jun, 2024

Online 5 Year Refresher Course – 21 June


Fri 30 Aug, 2024

 – Fri 30 Aug, 2024

Online 5 Year Refresher Course – 30 August


Course Venues

Our courses take place at centres across the UK. Click on a marker for details of the course available at each location.

All Course type Venues:

  • Aberdeen Training Centre, Crombie House, 72-90 Crombie Road, Aberdeen, AB11 9QP
  • Poujoulat UK, Unit 1, Quadrum Park, Old Portsmouth Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU3 1LU
  • Rodtech UK Ltd, Ironside Way, Hingham, Norwich, Norfolk. NR9 4LF
  • Specflue Ltd, 8 Curzon Rd, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 2XW
  • Stove Industry Supplies Ltd (SIS),  103-105 Mowbray Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 7UN



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