Key Regulations and Normative Documents for Gas Courses

Relevant Documents for Gas Engineer Courses

The Gas Safety (Installation & Use) Regulations 1998 (England, Scotland & Wales)

The Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013 (RIDDOR) (GB)

Building Regulations (England and Wales) 2010

BS 5440-1:2008 Flueing & Ventilation for gas appliances of rated input not exceeding 70kW net (1st, 2nd, & 3rd family gases). Specification for installation of gas appliances to chimneys & for maintenance of chimneys.

BS 5440-2:2009 Installation & maintenance of flues & ventilation for gas appliances of rated input not exceeding 70kW net (1st, 2nd & 3rd family gases). Specification for installation & maintenance of ventilation provision for gas appliances.

BS 5546: 2010 Specification for installation & maintenance of gas-fired water-heating appliances of rated input not exceeding 70kW net.

BS 5871-1: 2005 Specification for installation & maintenance of gas fires, convector heaters, fire/back boilers & decorative fuel effect gas appliances – Gas fires, convector heaters, fire/back boilers & heating stoves (1st, 2nd & 3rd family gases).

BS 5871-2: 2005  Specification for installation & maintenance of gas fires, convector heaters, fire/back boilers & decorative fuel effect gas appliances – Inset live fuel effect gas fires of heat input not exceeding 15kW & fire/back boilers (2nd & 3rd family gases).

BS 6172: 2010 Specification for installation, servicing and maintenance of domestic gas cooking appliances (2nd & 3rd family gases).

BS 6400-1: 2014 Specification for installation, exchange, relocation, maintenance and removal of gas meters with a maximum capacity not exceeding 6m³-h – Part 1 – Low pressure (2nd family gases).

BS 6798: 2014 Specification for selection, installation, inspection, commissioning, servicing and maintenance of gas-fired boilers of rated input not exceeding 70kW net.

BS 6891: 2015 Installation of low pressure gas pipework of up to 35mm (R1¼) in domestic premises (2nd family gas). Specification – Incorporating Corrigendum No.1. Published November 2015.

BS 7624: 2004 Specification for installation & maintenance of domestic direct gas-fired tumble dryers of up to 6kW heat input (2nd & 3rd family gases).

BS 7671: 2008 + A3: 2015 Requirements for electrical installations – Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Wiring Regulations (formally IEE Wiring Regulations) – Seventeenth edition. Amendment published January 2015.

BS 7967: 2014 Guide for the use of electronic portable combustion gas analysers for the measurement of carbon monoxide in dwellings and the combustion performance of domestic gas-fired appliances.

BS 7967-5: 2010 Carbon monoxide in dwellings & other premises & the combustion performance of gas-fired appliances – Guide for using electronic portable combustion gas analysers in non-domestic premises for the measurement of carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide levels & the determination of combustion performance.

IGEM/UP/1B-Edition 3 Tightness testing and direct purging of small Liquified Petroleum Gas/Air, Natural Gas and Liquified Petroleum Gas Installations (with Amendments October 2012).

IGEM/UP/17 Shared chimney and flue systems for domestic gas appliances.

TB 001 The Gas Industry Unsafe Situations Procedure (GIUSP) – Edition 7 (TB 001). (See – All Gas Safe Register Technical Bulletins – below). Published 1 July 2015.

 

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