Changeover from Natural Gas to LPG (CONGLP1)

This short course is designed to update experienced gas engineers to enable them to prove their competence in the ACS assessments.

What You Study

Liquid Petroleum Gas (Changeover) Permanent Dwellings, Residential Park Homes and Leisure Accommodation Vehicles comprises of the following core competencies:

  • Gas safety regulations
  • LPG origin and properties
  • Safety with LPG
  • Pipe sizing
  • Pressure loss calculations
  • Pipe installation
  • Soundness testing
  • Ventilation caravans
  • Practical exercises
  • Types of regulators and faults
  • Air tests and pressure lost tests

Duration and Attendance

The duration is 1 day training and 1 day assessment.

Liquid Petroleum Gas (Changeover) Permanent Dwellings, Residential Park Homes and Leisure Accommodation Vehicles is delivered in a classroom environment. You will also be assessed in the college on their knowledge of both theory and practical aspects.

The awarding body for this course is Construction Skills.

Venue

Gas Assessment Centre, Halbeath Campus, Pittsburgh Road, Dunfermline, KY11 8DY

Entry Requirements

Experienced gas engineers with appropriate City & Guilds/SVQ qualifications in gas, plumbing/ventilation.

Candidates wishing to be reassessed are required to present evidence of previous ACS accreditation to the centre before the assessment can take place.

Career Paths

Supervisory role as a Quality Assurance Engineer, Managing Installation Teams or Sales.

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