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Your options

Option 1 Option 2 Option 3
JPA QUIDOS ENERGY DESIGN TOOLS
CLICK FOR PRICE COMING SOON CLICK FOR PRICE
SAP2012 SAP2012 SAP2012
SAP2009 x SAP2009
SAP2005 x SAP2005
Standalone (desktop software) Browser based software Browser based software
Windows only Windows and Mac (using Browser) Windows and Mac (using Browser)
U-Value Calculator U-Value Calculator U-Value Calculator
PV and Wind Turbine payback module x x
Condensation risk analysis x x

Additional information

SAP calculations for existing buildings in England, Ireland, Scotland & Wales

For SAP calculations for existing buildings in Scotland, the Complete Picture software will cover all your needs until October 1st when the building regulations are updated from SAP 2009 to SAP2012.

After this point the reports for building control may need to be submitted in SAP2012 format.

If you you need to produce reports in SAP2012 format then please look at our SAP partners below here, who have compliant software.

Do take a look at their respective websites and have a look at their key features;

For Energy Design Tools http://www.energydesigntools.co.uk/

Please contact support@energydesigntools.co.uk

For JPA http://www.techlit.co.uk/

Please contact support@techlit.co.uk

When you contact the above providers. please advise them that you have been referred by the Quidos accreditation scheme. These software providers will require information to ensure that you are set up correctly.

PLEASE NOTE: We provide SAP 2009 only. You will be able to upload your SAP 2009 reports to our SAP 2012 software when we get approval for SAP 2012 at the end of December 2015.

Free SAP software trial

To take a look at the free demo version of our SAP software, simply add your details to the contact form box on this page entitled ‘request free demo version‘ and click send.

Quidos software benefits

BRE approved SAP calculations.
Whole house calculation for large extensions.
Compliance checking for ease of use. Produce results without training.
Integrated SEDBUK boiler database automatic updates via web.
SAP, DER & Target emissions calculations.
Includes approved document L1A & SAP 2010 specification help

Price

An annual licence for our SAP report lodgement software for on-construction energy assessors costs £130 inc vat.

This gives you access to both versions of the software featured below and allows you to produce SAP calculations.

SAP software versions

SAP version 4.1.11

This version of the software is for Architects and on-construction energy assessors that lodge EPC’s into the Scottish register through the Quidos Scheme.

This version of the software includes extensions. Please take a look at further information on extensions.

For those energy assessors that lodge EPC’s into the England and Wales Register please use version 3.64 below. (Both versions of the software can be installed at the same time and property information exported from 4.1.11 into 3.64)

Download SAP version 4.1.11 here

SAP version 3.64

This is the latest version for England and Wales lodgements into the Quidos scheme, this version was released on 10/02/15 and includes updates to the latest version of the landmark XML scheme this software must be used for all lodgements after 06/04/14.

Please note this installation program will attempt to make a backup of your data file and restore your user settings and projects. However this cannot be guaranteed in all cases.

If you have not made a backup of your projects we suggest you export your files from the project list before continuing with this installation.

Download SAP version 3.64 here

Additional information

All versions of the SAP software for on construction energy assessors require a username and password to activate. When you have sent your request to us as instructed above, you will be sent an e-mail containing your username and password.

The username and password then need to be entered into the software preferences page to activate the software. Please see the relevant installation instructions for examples on how this works.

You can use the same user name and password for all demonstration versions.

The SAP version of the software is compatible with 32 & 64 bit versions of windows.

This is the latest version for England and Wales lodgements into the Quidos scheme, this version was released on 10/02/15 and includes updates to the latest version of the landmark XML scheme this software must be used for all lodgements after 06/04/14.

Please note this installation program will attempt to make a backup of your data file and restore your user settings and projects. However this cannot be guaranteed in all cases.

If you have not made a backup of your projects we suggest you export your files from the project list before continuing with this installation.

Download SAP version 3.64 here

In addition to your training and qualification to become a domestic energy assessor, we will also teach you how to use our free of charge government approved RdSAP energy assessor software.

Our software will allow you to collect and help analyse data of properties.

It also allows you to lodge your EPC (energy performance certificate) on The Landmark EPC register

This means that when you qualify as an energy assessor with us, you will immediately be familiar with government approved RdSAP software.

Other features

Duplicate projects for quick & simple calculations
Contact database to hold building control addresses
Import & export files
Apple OSX & Windows XP, Vista and Seven.
Generation of EPCs (Scotland)
Simplified method (Scotland)

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