What is special about this course?
We offer training in our specialist gas safety centre for domestic gas safety courses under the national certification scheme (ACS) accredited by BPEC.
Our courses assess the gas safety competences of candidates by undertaking a review of their understanding of the practical and theoretical aspects of domestic gas safety and domestic gas appliances. On successful completion of a course participants will receive a BPEC certificate and their assessment results will be uploaded by BPEC to the Gas Safety Register. ACS gas qualifications are valid for a period of 5 years.
This course is for practising plumbing, heating and gas engineers.
For candidates who hold a recognised qualification in the mechanical services engineering sector (e.g. plumbing) but lack gas training and experience the Gas Foundation Course certified by BPEC may be available.
For further information on this course please call George Brown on (01738) 877841 Ext 5369 or email email@example.com.
Areas of study include:
- Gas emergency procedures
- Testing for tightness
- Properties of natural gas
- Ventilation requirements
- Installation of pipe work and fittings
- Checking and setting regulators
- Identification of unsafe situations
- Checking and setting burner pressure and gas rates
Specialist Appliance Courses:
How will I study my course?
- Part Time
- Short course
Face to face with practical demonstrations and explanations when applicable.
How long will my course last?
Training is typically over 2 full days and assessments take place the following week over 3 days. Training and assessment for individual gas specialisms and for candidates following the ‘Initial Route’ are available on application.
Where can I study my course?
- Perth College UHI
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information with regards to course dates and prices or to book a place.
Most full-time students will have their fees paid.
Students on part-time courses may also be eligible to have their course fees waived.
What can I do on completion of my course?
Our BPEC approved training courses offers an opportunity to gain industry approved skills in installation, exchange, disconnection, service and repair of domestic gas appliances.
Is there more information available online?
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