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Gas Foundation Managed Learning Programme training course

Course code: GGFO  |  View the training area

Course overview

A 15 day training course to provide learners with an appreciation of the Gas Safety Regulations, Standards and Procedures relating to the safe use and on-going maintenance of gas pipework and appliances. Learners will spend 4 weeks in centre gaining core knowledge before going back to their workplace and applying their knowledge in their day to day role, building a portfolio of evidence as they go. Learners will then return to the training centre for 1 week where they will undertake the GGFO training and assessment. Most learners will then immediately move onto their ACS assessment in either CCN1, CESP1 or CMA1.

N.B. This course is a pre-requisite for all Category 2 & 3 applicants who intend to enrol on the Accredited Certification Scheme (ACS).

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • Learners will leave this course with an understanding of the legislative and safety requirements relating to the installation, maintenance and use of Natural Gas and Liquid Petroleum Gas pipework and appliances.
  • Learners who successfully complete this course will be able to progress onto the Accredited Certification Scheme (ACS).

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Employees will have a basic understanding of the legislative and safety requirements relating to the installation, maintenance and use of Natural Gas and Liquid Petroleum Gas pipework and appliances.

What you will learn

Course content:

  • Gas Safety (Installation & Use) Regulations 1998
  • Gas Safe Register
  • Gas Industry Unsafe Situations Procedure
  • Scope of operatives work
  • Competence requirements of gas installers and maintenance fitters
  • Emergency procedures
  • Gas detection equipment
  • Appliance operation
  • Combustion standards and efficiency
  • Flue and ventilation requirements
  • Managerial responsibilities
  • Pipe-work requirements

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • Upon successful completion of the course, the learner will be issued with an ERS accredited certificate in GGFO.

How is this training delivered?

  • This course will be delivered in the classroom, practical training facilities and the learners own workplace.
  • On the final day learners will receive a short written assessment on the course content.

Course dates

Course code
GGFO
Duration
15 day course
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