GAS Core Safety - ACS Pre-Assessment 2-Day Training Course
|Mode of study||Part-time|
|Campus||London Road Campus|
|Start date||26 June 2023|
|Course code||PLR3GTC000 (2223D)|
Initial Assessment or Re-Assessment?
GAS Core Safety - ACS Initial Assessment
If you need to take the Initial Assessment because you would like to gain ACS (Accreditation Certification Scheme) status in Natural Gas Safety for the first time,
GAS Core Safety - ACS Re-Assessment
If you need to take your Re-Assessment because you are an experienced gas engineer simply looking to renew your certificate which is due to expire within the next 6 months,
please go to: Part-time Courses (scg.ac.uk) and choose from the 3 options: CCN1, CCN1 + CENWAT, or CCN1 + 1-3 appliances
Who is it for?
This 2-day course aims to provide training and updates to those who hold nationally recongised, gas trade association qualifications and wish to gain ACS (Accreditation Certification Scheme) status in Nautral Gas Safety. Successful completion of ACS Initial Assessment or Re-Assessment allows candidates to operate as fully qualified gas engineers. Individuals must present evidence of their qualifications to the Assessment Centre before the start of this training course.
The requirements for Guidance Note 8 for category 1, 2 & 3 applicants must be adhered to as follows: prospective candidates for this ACS Initial Assessment must hold a recognised entry route according to GN8, either apprenticeship, specified qualification or Managed Learning Programme (please contact us for specific information or guidance).
What does the course involve?
The two days of training cover the following:
- ACS: the latest updates
- CCN1: Gas Core Safety
- CENWAT: Central Heating Boilers + Water Heaters
- HTR1: Gas Fires & Wall Heaters
- CKR1: Cookers (not range cookers)
- MET1: Gas Meters
- CPA1: Gas Analyser
How is the course assessed?
These two days of comprehensive training are designed to prepare candidates fully for either their ACS Intial Assessment or Re-Assessment at Shrewsbury College, London Road, Shrewsbury, SY2 6PR. We are BPEC approved and fully equipped to meet the latest Government Guidelines and ACS domestic gas requirements.
How much does it cost?
The 2-day Training Courses usually run from a Monday to a Tuesday costing £250. Candidates are strongly advised to attend this course before their 3-day Assessment (which usually runs from a Wednesday to a Friday). However, training is not a prerequisite for attending the Assessment. There is a special discounted price for the combined package (2-day Training Course + 3-day Assessment), which also includes some refreshments.
What do I do next?
If you meet the entry requirements for this course, please use the Register my Interest or Apply Now buttons or contact Part-time Admissions on 01743 342333 to organise enrolment. If you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Advice Events, ring Part-time Admissions on 01743 342 333, use our Live Chat facility or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fees stated are for enrolment for the current academic year only. Courses which run for 2 or 3 years will be subject to further fees and possible price increases each year.
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