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OFTEC’s competent person scheme

OFTEC offers a registration scheme for heating technicians which provides significant benefits to all who join. Our Government approved* competent person scheme is available to all qualified technicians and this site will provide you with all the information you need to apply for registration.

*Applies in England, Wales, Isle of Man and the Channel Islands.

5 reasons to register

  • Demonstrate your competence
  • Self-certify* your work
  • Obtain free technical advice
  • Access discounts with OFTEC direct
  • Marketing help and online listing

Areas of registration

Competent person scheme

Oil registration

OFTEC Competent Person Scheme Oil Registration

Solid fuel registration

OFTEC competent person scheme Solid Fuel Registration

Renewable registration

OFTEC competent person scheme Renewable Registration

Extensions of registration

Non-operative oil registration

OFTEC competent person scheme Oil Non-operative Registration

Electrical (Part P) registration

OFTEC competent person scheme Part P Registration

PAS 2030 registration

PAS 2030 Certification

MCS renewable registration

OFTEC MCS Renewable Registration


RSS News and press releases

  • OFTEC receives BEIS support for future green off-grid heating plans January 11, 2018
    OFTEC has welcomed a positive response from the Minister of State for Climate Change and Industry, Claire Perry MP, after putting forward strong concerns over the viability of government plans to decarbonise heating from the 850,000 oil using homes in England. The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy’s (BEIS) plans, outlined in the ‘Clean […]
  • Heating costs for rural homes could soar under new ‘green’ energy plans December 22, 2017
    Almost one million rural households in England and Wales could see their heating bills soar if new government proposals go ahead. Plans outlined in the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy’s recently released ‘Clean Growth Strategy’ recommend switching the 850,000 rural households currently heated by oil to electrically driven heat pumps in a bid […]

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