Become a Gas Engineer


Train to be a Gas Engineer with us!

We run new entrant gas courses throughout the year for candidates wishing to become Gas Engineers, no prior experience needed, from butcher to Gas Engineer! You could soon be training in our world-class facilities.

Our expert trainers will give you all the skills and knowledge you require to become Gas Safe, so you can work with and install Gas Appliances safely, in order to complete the training you will require field experience, we guarantee a work placement so you can gain the vital experience required to take your  gas assessments and become accredited, contact us today to find out more, visit our centre or to book your place. Your new career starts here! 

Get started

Start your journey to become a fully qualified gas engineer at Universal Skills Group, we supply everything you need to be successful in the industry, whether you choose to run your own business or join one of the many employers recruiting gas engineers. Your career options and earning potential will have a serious boost after completing your Gas Engineer Course at Universal Skills Group.

 

Join us at our next Open Day in Bolton on the 20th October 2018!

Guaranteed Work Placement

To become a fully qualified gas engineer you would normally need to find a work placement to complete your course portfolio. At Universal Skills Group we find a work placement for you in your area.

Finance Your Course

You can finance your course at Universal Skills group with an Advanced Learner Loan. With no credit check and repayments only starting when you are earning £25,000+ per year. Get in touch with one of our team to check your eligibility.

 

 

Alternatively, Ideal4Finance offer loans for our courses. Click here to apply.


Course Information

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Intro :

Our Gas Utilisation 6014-55 course is for individuals wishing to become qualified Gas Engineers. 100% Guaranteed Work Placement with a Gas Safe Engineer local to you. This is so you can build your portfolio of experience in the real world. With other training providers you would have to arrange your own placement with a local engineer.

Aims :

This course is for new entrants with no experience to become fully gas qualified and Gas Safe registered. Start your journey to become a fully qualified Gas Engineer at Universal Skills Group, we supply everything you need to be successful in the industry, whether you choose to run your own business or join one of the many employers recruiting Gas Engineers.

Syllabus :

  • Plumbing, Drainage, Pipework
  • Hot & Cold water systems, Central Heating
  • Introduction to Portfolio
  • Tightness Testing, Combustion, Pipe Sizing
  • Flues, Ventilation, Gas Controls
  • Fires, Water Heaters, Warm Air Units
  • Boiler Fault Finding, Electrical Theory, S&Y Plans
  • 1 Day Water Supply Regulations - BPEC Cert

Certification :

City and Guilds 6014-55 Install, CCN1, CENWAT, MET1, CoLPG (PD)

Notes :

9 weeks in centre training + 2 weeks assessment + placement to build your portfolio of evidence - minimum of 30 jobs. You will also gain a BPEC 1 Day Water Supply Regulations Certificate

Duration :

11 Weeks + Placement

Fees :

Finance Options Available - Get in touch to check eligability

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Modules

9 Weeks


Your initial training will be at one of our training centres with our expert gas tutors, you'll start to learn about, the plumbing process, pipework, hot and cold water systems, central heating systems, flues, ventilation, unsafe situations, appliances and much more.

Approx 10 Weeks


Universal Skills Group guarantees a work placement with a local gas safe registered engineer, here you will get hands in, in customers homes, this is essential in order to take your gas safe assessments to become qualified, whilst on your work placement you will be required to collate evidence of jobs you have done with the local engineer you have been placed with, this is called portfolio building.

1 Week


High-Intensity Training week, allows you to focus on anything you need to before taking your assessments, your assessments are what allow you to become Gas Safe.

1 Week


You will be assessed in this week, demonstrating your skills and knowledge learnt, both practically and theoretically, successful candidates will become Gas Safe registered and qualified in the respective appliances by the end of this week.


Contact for availability

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