Become an Approved Catering Installer

There are two basic requirements to become an Approved Catering Installer.

  1. You must hold a recognised qualification that has been developed for the Catering Installer sector in Water Regulations Knowledge or a full plumbers water regulation course.
  2. You must hold the relevant minimum level of liability insurance.

A certificate in the knowledge of Water Regulations can be accepted for membership of the Catering Installer sector. For a list of accepted Certificates in the knowledge of Water Regulations please click here.

For a company employing more than one person, the minimum required level of insurance required is £5m employer liability and £2m public liability. For sole traders, a minimum of £2m public liability insurance is required.

Membership of WIAPS as an approved Catering Installer carries a one off application fee, currently £60.00 + VAT.

Water Regs UK are now offering Water Regulations Training specific to the catering sector. We currently have two courses that will be running on the 20th September 2022 and the 20th October 2022.

Delegates will be provided with a learning manual at least three weeks before the course which must be reviewed before attending the course. These courses will be offered on a first come, first serve basis and will offer, once successfully passed, a route to becoming an approved catering installer.

If you wish to attend the course, you can download a booking form here.

If you meet the above requirements, or to enquire further about training, please contact WIAPS on 01495 983 010 option 1.