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Gas Technology - Responsible Person (Gas) - Ministry of Defence (MOD) (Blended) training course

Course code: MOD1(V)

N.B. This is a Blended learning course - Click here for in-Centre training

Course overview

A 5 day training course developed to support personnel involved with the management of MOD gas networks.

Gas Technology - Responsible Person (Gas) - Ministry of Defence (MOD) (Blended)

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • Raised awareness of the hazards and risks associated with MOD Gas Network Operations.
  • Development of the skills and competencies required for the safe management of MOD gas networks.
  • Understanding of the design, operating principles, and interrelationship of network components.
  • Knowledge of the procedures to be applied when managing gas network operations.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Development of employees who can demonstrate an ability to contribute to the Management and safe execution of Gas Network Operations.

What you will learn

  • UK Gas Legislation, Standards, Codes and Procedures. The development and application of the MOD Exemplar Gas Network Safety Case.
  • Gas Properties - Relative Density, Calorific Value, Wobbe Number, Limits of Flammability.
  • The application of network analysis to evaluate the ability of existing MOD networks to comply with the requirements of the Gas Safety (Management) Regulations.
  • Design procedures for replacement and maintenance of network components.
  • Properties of materials utilised in network construction PE 80, PE 100 and Steel, Network Construction, Jointing and Under Pressure Connections. Connections of Mains and Services.
  • Testing for Soundness, Purging and Commissioning. Application of SCO procedures to construction activities.
  • Pressure Control, Pressure Management, Leakage Control, Condition Monitoring and Network Maintenance.
  • Gas Meters, Domestic, Industrial and Commercial Installations.
  • Liquified Petroleum Gas – LPG Storage, Installations, Hazards.
  • MOD Gas Safety Management Plans and Emergency Procedures.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • Certificate from Develop Training Ltd.

How is this training delivered?

  • The theoretical aspects of the course are delivered over 4 days via a virtual classroom (Microsoft Teams or Zoom), plus one final day at a Develop Training Centre for practical appreciation.
  • Course assessment is provided through completion of open book assignments based on workplace scenarios.

Course dates

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N.B. Places = Places left

All parts of training must be booked. Please ensure that you complete all the eLearning prior to attending the Practical/assessments training.

Part 1 - Virtual training

Delivered virtually via Microsoft Teams / Zoom.

Start dateStart dateEnd dateLocationPlaces left
03/08/2021Tue 03 Aug 2021Wed 04 Aug 2021Microsoft Teams 5+
07/10/2021Thu 07 Oct 2021Fri 08 Oct 2021Microsoft Teams 5+

Part 2 - Virtual training

Delivered virtually via Microsoft Teams / Zoom.

Start dateStart dateEnd dateLocationPlaces left
14/06/2021Mon 14 Jun 2021Tue 15 Jun 2021 Microsoft Teams 3
09/08/2021Mon 09 Aug 2021Tue 10 Aug 2021 Microsoft Teams 5+
11/10/2021Mon 11 Oct 2021Tue 12 Oct 2021 Microsoft Teams 5+

Part 3 - Practical/assessments training

Delivered in-classroom.

Start dateStart dateEnd dateLocationPlaces left
17/06/2021Thu 17 Jun 2021Thu 17 Jun 2021 Derby 2
01/09/2021Wed 01 Sep 2021Wed 01 Sep 2021 Derby 5+
14/10/2021Thu 14 Oct 2021Thu 14 Oct 2021 Derby 5+

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