Managed Learning Programme for Experienced Trades
Who is this gas engineer course aimed at?
This gas engineer course is aimed at those from experienced trades (for example, plumbers) who would like to begin a career as a gas engineer. To enrol on this course, you must know how to install hot and cold-water pipework and fittings competently and have 2 years experience in a related trade and/or a recognised qualification – verification and an assessment will be required before booking.
If you do not have experience in a related trade, our managed learning programme for new entrants will be a better option for you.
What is the managed learning programme?
This is a package course that has been developed by Logic Certification Limited (LCL) and is recognised by the gas industry’s Standard Setting Body (SSB.) It is a route for experienced trades to learn, develop and build a portfolio within the gas industry. Once this MLP is completed, candidates can then move on to the new entrant ACS assessment, allowing them to be on the Gas Safe Registration.
What does the MLP cover?
This gas engineer course is made up of both theoretical and practical study, allowing candidates to gain sufficient knowledge and skills to work safely within the Domestic Gas industry. The course specifically covers:
- Introduction to plumbing, gas, and heating theory and principles.
- Gas legislation
- Health and Safety
- Gas Safety (installation and use)
- Plumbing and Gas pipework installation
- Electrical system, controls and components
- Heating design, heat loss and comfort conditions
- Unsafe Situations
- Open and balanced flues
- Burner pressure – gas rate and combustion
- Installation and servicing of domestic central heating and hot water appliances
- Installation and servicing of domestic cooking appliances
- Principles and procedures of fault diagnosis.
To progress to the ACS assessment, candidates must submit a portfolio of work that has been carried out under the guidance of gas safe registered engineers – there is time on the course to build this portfolio. If candidates are struggling to find a company to do a placement with to build their portfolio, Technique Learning Solutions can find you a company, enabling candidates to become qualified in quick time.
This course is coming to Technique Learning Solutions soon! You can register your interest below to be the first to hear when we’re offering dates – those who register will receive a private bursary, offering them huge savings on this course!
Register your interest below to receive the course overview, plus more information about our private bursary.
Essential Book supplied *throughout* course!
First exam fee included!
Our Tutors are qualified, highly experienced, enthusiastic, knowledgeable and extremely friendly, you can take full advantage of all the tips of the trade, personal experiences and practical advice they offer. This short theory course is intensive, but no compromise is made on the course content. The atmosphere is relaxed and enjoyable which creates a good learning environment.
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Candidates must know how to install hot and cold-water pipework and fittings competently and have 2 years experience in a related trade and/or a recognised qualification.
What is gained from this gas course?
Upon completion of the MLP, candidates will receive a competence certificate for the range of technique elements, they will also receive an industry recognised MLP training certificate for Logic Certification. Once the MLP is successfully completed, candidates can take the ACS assessment – we can add the ACS assessment to this course for a discounted fee.