Course Details

Gas training for those new to industry. The qualification enables you to move onto move advanced and recognised Gas courses. If you require further information or would like to discuss booking please call Liz Knight 01243 786321 Ext 2098 or 07557 633358

Entry Requirements

Before any candidate can enrol on the Gas Foundation they would need to recognise that an essential part of the course is that a portfolio of actual gas work needs to be produced, under the supervision of a gas safe registered engineer.

Career options

Further Gas training and qualifications leading to industry.

BPEC Domestic Gas Foundation

Five highlights

  • 1 Competitive pricing.
  • 2 Trade experienced trainers.
  • 3 Industry recognized qualification.
  • 4 New assessment centre.
  • 5 Helps meet the requirements for gas safe registration.

Key Points

  • Chichester Campus
  • Flexible start date
  • BPEC Domestic Gas Foundation


Your course will cost

We don't currently have information on the fees for your course. Please contact us for more information.
Are you under 19 on the 31st August this year?
Are you in receipt of JSA or ESA Work Related Activity Group, or are you in receipt of a State Benefit and currently unemployed and seeking employment?
Are you getting a SFE loan for this course?
Course code Location Course length Start date
CON373CE1A Chichester Campus Flexible Flexible start date

What you need to know

What will I study?

Basic requirements for entry into the domestic gas industry

How will I be taught?

Theory – Principles of combustion, gas controls, ventilation and siting of appliances, pipework, flues and chimneys, pipe sizing, tightness testing and purging, working principles of appliances, the gas industry unsafe situations procedures and regulations. Practical – Pipe bending in copper and steel, jointing of gas pipework, fitting of gas appliances including cookers, water heaters, gas fires and boilers, use of the electronic gas combustion analyser.

How will I be assessed?

Industry assessment, theory and practical assessments.

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