LPG

ACS – Core LPG Safety and Appliances

ACS – Core LPG Safety and Appliances is a conversion course from natural gas to LPG and allows successful candidates to work on LPG appliances in permanent dwellings, residential park homes, leisure accommodation vehicles and boats.

Qualification ACS – Core LPG Safety and Appliances
Cost £595 + VAT
Why This is a conversion course from natural gas to LPG and allows successful candidates to work on LPG appliances in permanent dwellings, residential park homes, leisure accommodation vehicles and boats.

These qualifications expire after five years and you will have to be re-assessed at this point in time.

Who’s this for? You must hold a current CCN1 or COCN1 certificate and appropriate appliance qualifications. For example, if you want to work on a LPG cooker in a leisure accommodation vehicle you will need the following:

  • Core Domestic Gas Safety (CCN1)
  • Cookers (CKR1)
  • LPG Changeover (CONGLP1)
  • Leisure Accommodation Vehicles (CONGLP LAV)
Outcomes The following areas will be covered:

  • Gas safety legislation and standards
  • Gas emergency actions and procedures
  • Products and characteristics of combustion (inc. combustion performance analysis)
  • Characteristics of LPG
  • Supply pressures
  • Operation and positioning of emergency isolation, flow control and valves for cylinders
  • Cylinder location, safety and sizing
  • Installation of pipework and fittings
  • Tightness testing and purging (PD, LAV and RPH)
  • Tightness testing and purging (B)
  • Unsafe situations, use of emergency notices and warning labels
  • Operation and checking of appliance gas safety devices and controls
  • Chimney standards
  • Chimney inspection and testing
  • Installation of open, closed, balanced and fan assisted chimneys
  • Re-establish existing gas supply and re-light appliances.

On successful completion of the course you will be qualified in the following areas:

LPG Changeover – CONGLP1

Boats – CONGLP1B

Permanent Dwellings – CONGLP1PD

Residential Park Homes – CONGLP1RPH

Leisure Accommodation Vehicles – CONGLP1LAV

Course Overview Classroom based for the theory, practical training and home study followed by in centre assessment
Learning Materials Logic’s LPG Gas Safety Training Manual is provided
Duration Training – 1 day

Assessment – 2 days

Where Unit J Buttericks Building
New Lane Havant
Hampshire, PO9 2ND
What’s next On successful completion of the ACS assessment, why not consider renewables or strengthen the foundations of your learning with HWSS and WRAS?

Don’t forget before you can work on gas installations and appliances you will need to register with Gas Safe – see below for the link

Links ACS Guidance Note 8/8A

Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations

Gas Safe Register

LPG Trade Association

HSE Advice on LPG

Course Locations

Unit J Buttericks Building
New Lane Havant
Hampshire, PO9 2ND

Contact Us

Email: info@setauk.com
Phone: 02392 176 519
Address:
Unit J Buttericks Building
New Lane, Havant, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO9 2ND gas-safe