This intensive 28 week course is designed for anyone seeking to pursue a new career within the gas industry. Upon successful completion of all assessments, you will receive an SVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Natural Gas Installation and Maintenance and will be qualified to work as a gas engineer on central heating and hot water systems.
What You Study
The following subject areas will be covered:
- Design natural gas systems
- Natural gas systems and components
- Plan the work activities for gas systems
- Commission and decommission
- Safe working environment for gas
- Maintain and develop working relationships
- Business products and services
- Safety measures for gas related work
- Install complex natural gas systems
- Service and maintain complex gas systems
Duration and Attendance
28 weeks full-time study plus 12 weeks work placement.
You should have job-related experience in mechanical services, mechanical engineering or electrical and will be selected through college tests and a rigorous interview process.
Relevant building services HNC/HNDs and/or employment as a gas engineer.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be eligible to join the Gas Safe Register and will be qualified to work as a gas engineer within the domestic gas industry. Further training and assessment can be undertaken to acquire competencies in other areas.
For information on how to apply for funding for your course fees to be paid, funding options and other financial support available, please visit our Financing Your Studies page in our Student Information section.
While we make every attempt to ensure the accuracy of course information, this is
subject to change, as part of our continuous improvement process.
*Start and End dates refer to the week commencing date and the actual date could be any date within that week.