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Gas Safety (Initial Assessment)

Course Code: CCN1

Level: 2
Subject area: Construction & the Building Trades
Awarding body: ERS
Qualification: Certificate
Course type: Short course
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: Four to five days
When you'll study: Roll on, roll off - various days, 8.30am - 4.30pm

About the course

The Accredited Certification Scheme (ASC) consists of a range of work categories within the gas industry. You will take a core assessment followed by any number of appliance assessments.

What you'll learn

The course is assessment based and usually consists of a combination of practical and theory examinations. The Gas Safe Register will be notified of all certification results via ERS, the awarding body.

Please note: this is not a training programme.

You will need to wear standard personal protective equipment.

Entry requirements

For those who have a recognised industry qualification to undertake gas work and who are, or have previously been registered with the Gas Safe Register and current ACS qualifications have expired longer than 12 months.

Proof of previous certifications will be required to conform to entry requirements.

Assessments/Exams

The course is assessment based and usually consists of a combination of practical and theory examinations. The Gas Safe Register will be notified of all certification results via ERS, the awarding body.

What's next?

You may progress to a range of other courses at the College.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2022/23 (August 2022 – July 2023). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2023/24.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)

Short course

Course Code: CCN1

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £434

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A
19 - 23 A(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

Course Code: CCN1

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £434

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A
19 - 23 A(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

Course Code: CCN1

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £434

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A
19 - 23 A(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

Course Code: CCN1

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £434

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A
19 - 23 A(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

Course Code: CCN1

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £434

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A
19 - 23 A(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.