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Service and Mainlaying Skills for Managers training course

Course code: GMLS07 (old code GA108)  |  View training area

A 5 day training course for agents, supervisors and network managers with entry level experience of working in a utility environment, and managers with no formal qualifications in gas networks. The course is recognised by GIRS and can be used as part of the Level 3 EU Skills award for Utility Supervisors.

Please see below for our full training overview for the Service and Mainlaying Skills for Managers course.

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • An awareness of service and mainlaying to better plan and supervise others in Network Construction Operations.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Better planning and supervision of operations/operatives/contractors.
  • Better communication and documentation of outcomes.

What you will learn

  • To lay, test and commission Polyethylene Pipe services.
  • Butt Fusion/Electro Fusion techniques.
  • Main-laying techniques.
  • Bag Stop operations.
  • Squeeze off connections.
  • Pressure testing.
  • Mains purging.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under the City and Guilds Frontline Skills Framework Utilities 5831 scheme.

How is this training delivered?

  • Theory is delivered in the classroom but there is an emphasis within the course to undertake practical experience of service and mainlaying operations, and to gain accreditation in relevant aspects.
  • Accreditation is undertaken through practical tests and written question papers.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Delegates should bring a helmet, high visibility clothing, safety boots and safety glasses, overalls and working gloves.
  • Delegates can bring with them any materials used in their work, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.

Course dates

Course code
5 day training course
Price from
£850.00 + certification

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05/03/2018Mon 05 Mar 2018Fri 09 Mar 2018 Derby £850.00£1020.00 Add to my basket
23/04/2018Mon 23 Apr 2018Fri 27 Apr 2018 Derby £850.00£1020.00 Add to my basket
18/06/2018Mon 18 Jun 2018Fri 22 Jun 2018 Derby £850.00£1020.00 Add to my basket
20/08/2018Mon 20 Aug 2018Fri 24 Aug 2018 Derby £850.00£1020.00 Add to my basket
22/10/2018Mon 22 Oct 2018Fri 26 Oct 2018 Derby £850.00£1020.00 Add to my basket