Retrofit Coordinator Certification (PAS 2035)

Retrofit Coordinator Certification (PAS 2035)

Stroma Certification is delivering a Retrofit Coordinator Certification Scheme to allow qualified Retrofit Coordinators to manage domestic retrofit projects, in-line with the requirements of the new PAS 2035 standard. There is considerable excitement in the energy and retrofit markets about this role, as we move towards the government’s intended date of 2050 for a carbon neutral UK and EPC C by 2035.

We are pleased to be working with The Retrofit Academy, who are delivering Retrofit Coordinator Training.

Retrofit Coordinator Annual Membership £295. Application Fee £55.
All prices exclude VAT

What is the Retrofit Coordinator Scheme?

Stroma Certification’s Retrofit Coordinator Certification scheme is approved by TrustMark. It provides certification for Retrofit Coordinators to perform a project management role and produce Retrofit Plans in line with PAS 2035. The PAS 2035: 2019 is the specification for the energy retrofit of domestic buildings.

Why join our Stroma Retrofit Coordinator Scheme?

Stroma Certification is highly experienced in the energy assessment industry – we were at the forefront of ECO when it launched and have a vast experience of the relationships and workflows of ECO. Stroma are again at the forefront of the transition of ECO3 to adopt PAS 2035. and can assist Coordinator members with queries and questions during the formative stages of the PAS 2035 adoption into ECO3.

Our team regularly attend key workshops and forums that relate to PAS 2035 and Stroma are well placed represent members at such events. Stroma’s unique position within the construction and compliance industry means that we can help find solutions for members; we have solutions for the key stages of the RIBA Plan of Work.

Stroma Certification will also be undertaking auditing in line with the Trustmark Framework, to help assist members to improve their processes and documentation and will also be providing necessary CPD and workshops to further improve our members knowledge and skills.

Retrofit Coordinator Scheme Application Process

Before applying, we encourage applicants to first read our PAS 2035 summary page, which provides an overview of the new PAS 2035 standard framework. Our friendly customer service team is also available to answer any of your questions so please request a callback using our online form.

Retrofit Coordinator Certification (PAS 2035)

Speak to our friendly customer team on
01977 665 420 (ext.603)

Scheme applicants must have completed the Level 5 Diploma in Retrofit Coordination and Risk Management in order to apply and provide an up to date CV.

Retrofit Coordinator Training

The Coordinator role is the key role within PAS 2035 and acts at the Project Manager as well as performing other roles. The Retrofit Academy have written a course that meets the requirements of the Coordinator Role – offering the Level 5 Diploma in Retrofit Coordination and Risk Management. In order to be eligible to register with the Stroma Retrofit Coordinator Certification Scheme, all applicants will need to hold this qualification. The training will allow built environment professionals, to operate as a Retrofit Coordinator.

Broadly, this training covers essential skills and knowledge relating to design, assessment and project management of a wide array of domestic refurbishment projects, which will equip candidates with the ability to reduce instances of failures and defects.

What are the entry requirements for the Retrofit Coordinator Scheme?

The Retrofit Coordinator training course, delivered by the Retrofit Academy, is an intensive course that can be gained through eLearning, Blended Learning or Expert-Led Taught Courses. Prices range from £899-£1599 dependent upon your preferred route. Candidates will be assessed by a combination of multiple-choice questions and written assignments. It typically takes 150 hours to complete.

This qualification is aimed at existing built environment professionals with extensive experience and understanding of buildings, construction methods and issues. You will hold existing qualifications in the built environment. You must have the skills already expected of a professional in the building industry, including but not limited to:

  • project management including programming and advising on the budget
  • assessing and managing technical and procedural risks
  • making applications for statutory approvals
  • managing a tender process to identify and appoint Retrofit Installer(s)
  • negotiating contracts
  • ensuring effective communication between teams
  • administering contracts
  • inspecting work to check progress, quality and compliance
  • overseeing testing and commissioning
  • overseeing the handover of the project on completion
  • adjudicating any disputes
  • making defects inspections and arranging any necessary remedial works

Following successful completion of the training course, candidates can apply for certification as a Retrofit Coordinator. For more information on The Retrofit Academy and the Coordinator training opportunity, please visit or for more information email

Professional Indemnity Insurance from Thomas Carroll

Whether you’re a Retrofit Coordinator or Assessor, Thomas Carroll offers Professional Indemnity Insurance for your role in PAS 2035.

For advice or a quote for a tailored annual insurance policy, please get in contact with Stephanie Williams at Thomas Carroll Brokers at

Public Liability Insurance cover is also available – discuss your insurance requirements today.

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