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.
Gas Assessment Centre, Halbeath Campus, Pittsburgh Road, Dunfermline, KY11 8DY
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.
Supervisory role as a Quality Assurance Engineer, Managing Installation Teams or Sales.