OFTEC's website provides advice and information for heating technicians, homeowners and trade association members.

HEATING
TECHNICIANS

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This section of the OFTEC website is for heating technicians. Click here to join our competent person scheme, find out about training courses and access technical information about oil and renewable heating systems.

CONSUMERS

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This section of the OFTEC website contains information for consumers, including advice about energy efficiency and the use of oil and renewable heating systems.

OFTEC ASSOCIATION

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OFTEC Association - providing membership services and representing the interests of OFTEC member companies.

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Welcome to OFTEC

OFTEC plays a leading role in raising standards within the heating industries of the UK and Republic of Ireland. 

Our trade association represents the interests of oil storage, appliance and supply equipment manufacturers and we develop course and assessment material for training providers. We also operate a UKAS accredited competent person registration scheme for over 8,000 technicians involved in the installation and maintenance of oil, solid fuel, and renewable heating equipment and Part P electrical work. Our online shop, OFTEC Direct, supplies a range of technical books, equipment and clothing products for heating technicians.

 Find out more about what we do.


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Latest News

  • Oil remains the cheapest home heating fuel by far

    New industry figures show that despite a slow increase in heating oil prices since the start of 2016, the average annual cost of heating a home on oil has fallen again, providing welcome news for … more

  • OFTEC registration now includes biomass

    OFTEC has announced that biomass registration (OFT505) is now available to all installers, completing its range of competent person and microgeneration certification scheme registration services. … more

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Latest Events


OFTEC trade event programme 2016

22/04/2016

Grant UK installer evenings OFTEC is pleased to announce that it will be attending the following ... details