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Gas Course for New Entrants into the Gas Industry

This gas qualification (ERS MLP) is the initial qualification for new entrants to the gas industry who wish to be able to progress onto becoming a qualified gas enginer.

Upon comletion of the course candidateswill receive MLP qualifications which will allow them to move onto more advanced trainig and assessment, Gas Safe ACS qualifications and become a professional gas engineer..

The Qualification :-

Meets the requirements of the IGEM/IG/1 Standard of Training in Gas Work for new entrants to the gas industry.

The purpose of this course is to provide underpinning knowledge and skill required to work effectively and safely in the Gas Industry.  It will prepare existing trade people who hold associated skills, for the Core Gas Training prior to taking the formal assessment.
On completion of the course participants will be conversant with:
  • Use of the Gas Safety Regulations to identify and rectify contravention of the regulations
  • Understand the requirements for taking flu gas samples
  • Calculate CO/CO² ratio from a combustion sample
  • Test a flue system, using appropriate procedures
  • Calculate ventilation requirements for appliances, using the appropriate formulae
  • Determine the working and standing pressure of a gas installation
  • Determine the correct burner pressure of an appliance
  • Calculate the gas rate and heat input of an apliance burner
  • Test for soundness using the appropriate procedures, tools and equipment
  • Purge an installation using appropriate procedures
  • Safety and Legislation
  • Combustion
  • Flues and Ventilation
  • Pressure and Flow
  • Domestic installation
    All tutorials include both theory and practical elements. A process of continuous assessment is employed thoughout the course to monitor the candidate's performance.
    Practical Task (with tutoral support)
  • Flue gas analysis
  • Calculate ventilation requirement
  • Surveying and testing flues
  • Carrying out pressure tests on installation
  • Carry out burner pressure test and calculate gas rate and heat input
  • Survey installation
  • Carry out soundness test and purge installation
  • Practical assessment without assistance, based on previous practical tasks
  • Writren assessment to be completed under examination conditions, operatives must achieve 100 % miniumum to pass.
    Upon successful completion of the Portfolio of evidence and Approval by Crownship’s Assessor the candidate may continue to undertake the ACS assessments and additional appliances. See ACS Renewal's Explained for details on the Initial Route


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      New Entrant Gas Course Start Dates 2024 ( Managed Learing Programme)


    Induction date: 8th & 9th January 24

    W/K 1 22nd January 2024

    W/K 2 12th February 2024

    W/K 3 26th February 2024

    W/K 4 11th March 2024


    Induction date: 2nd & 3rd April 24

    W/K 1 15th April 2024

    W/K 2 19th April 2024

    W/K 3 20th May 2024

    W/K 4 3rd June 2024


    Induction date: 1st & 2nd July 2024

    W/K 1 15th July 2024

    W/K 2 29th July 2024

    W/K 3 12th August 2024

    W/K 2nd September 2024


    Induction date:14th& 15th October 24

    W/K 1 28th October 2024

    W/K 2 11th November 2024

    W/K 3 25th November 2024

    W/K 4 9th December 2024

    Freelance Assessors required in plumbing, air-conditioning, refrigeration, gas and electrical. Please email your CV and state which field of expertise you can cover.






    Head Office:

    Crownship Developments Ltd,

    Charlton House Mews,

    Bridge Street, Brigg,

    North Lincolnshire,

    DN20 8NQ


    Technical Centre:

    Crownship Technical,

    Unit 13,

    Temple Street Unit Factory Estate,

    Station Drive,


    HU5 1AD


    Telephone Number: 01652 658151

    Fax Number: 01652 658221



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