Intermediate Gas Award – Initial Safety Route
What is this course about?
The course covers the following:
Health and safety
Combustion of gas
Principles and properties of gas
Hot and cold water systems, gas and central heating systems
No formal entry requirements
How is it taught
The course is split between two evenings a week, one evening taught in the classroom and one evening in the workshop.
How will I be assessed?
Informal theory and practical assessments will take place and over the first year and second year of the course you will be developing a portfolio to prove competence in tasks both inside the college workshop environment and towards the end of the first year and through the second year, out in the working environment
What could I do next?
To gain full Gas Safe registration you will need to complete the second year of the course and complete ACS assessments.