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Level X

Domestic Gas Safety Initial Assessment and Appliances


The course covers all aspects of gas safety relating to the installation, commissioning and servicing of the domestic gas appliances.

Core Domestic Gas:

  • Gas safety regulations Building Regulations, British Standards and other related legislation
  • Unsafe situations and emergency actions
  • Gas pipework (including sizing, installation, defects and faults)
  • Tightness testing and purging (covers both low pressure and medium pressure installations)
  • Checking meter regulator emergency control valves
  • Appliance burner pressures and gas rates
  • Flues and ventilation
  • Combustion
  • Combustion performance analysis (flue gas testing)
  • Appliance control

Appliances covered

  • Central heating (CENWAT)
  • Cooking Appliances (CKR1)
  • Gas Fires and Wall Heaters (HTR1)
  • Meters (MET1)
  • Warm Air Heaters (DAH1)

This course is also available at our Chichester Campus.


Successful completion and certification of a Gas Foundation Managed Learning Programme (MLP) monitored through a registered Gas Centre Assessment Team


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.

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