The gas portfolio completion course is the culmination of training that serves to prove your professional competency in Gas Safe engineering and upon successful completion, would enable you to registered as a Gas Safe engineer.
Demonstration of a competent gas portfolio is essential to your professional development in this field. The established practice of proving competency is to work with a Gas Safe registered engineer who would supervise and guide your training and after successfully completing your assessments, would sign off on your gas portfolio.
Obtaining a gas portfolio is perhaps the most demonstrable proof of your abilities in Gas Safe engineering as it will be based on real scenarios while working with and learning from a more experienced and knowledgeable Gas Safe engineer. Having recognised training and qualifications is a must to achieve your dream career of becoming a professional Gas Safe registered engineer.
Who is the gas portfolio completion course aimed at?
The gas portfolio completion course is for people who are ready to take the plunge to become a Gas Safe registered engineer.
Gas portfolio requirements
The gas portfolio completion requirements usually include demonstration of competence for every gas appliance that you might work with, including the following elements:
- Installations of Cookers, Boilers, Fire
- Servicing: Cookers, Fires, Water Heaters and Boilers
- Landlord Gas Safety Checks
- Installation Pipe Defects
- Tightness Testing
- Gas Escapes
- Meter Regulator Settings Check
- Flue Flow Test + Spillage Tests
- Combustion Flame Pictures
- Gas Rates
- Operating Pressures at Appliances
- Ventilation Checks
- Control Faults
After completing the gas portfolio completion course
Once you have successfully completed the gas portfolio course, the next step is proving competency while under the supervision of a Gas Safe registered engineer. Once that is done, you'll need to undertake the ACS assessments (CCN1 and for appliances).
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