To provide operatives with knowledge and skill relating to the installation, exchange, removal and commissioning of gas meters.

Candidates must hold a current certificate of competence in Core Domestic Gas Safety before they can undertake the meter assessment.

Course Duration
1 day (½ day training and ½ day assessment).

Maximum Number
4 Persons

Training Aids
Lecture notes, audio visual presentation and a range of domestic gas appliances and models.

Written and practical test in line with ACS scheme requirements.

On successful completion of the course candidates will receive MET:1 Gas Meters certification.

Additional Information
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On successful completion of this course learners will be able to demonstrate competence in relation to:

    • Meter installation, removal and exchange

    • Checking/ setting meter regulation

    • Emergency notices and warning labels

    • Sealing of regulators and emergency control valves

    • Fitting, testing and commissioning of medium pressure regulators and valves (Pressures greater than 75 millibar)


    • Gas safety regulations, British Standards and manufacturers

    • Instructions

    • Installation requirements, suitable positions, suitable connections

    • Labels and notices

    • Meter regulators, operation and checking

    • Tightness testing and purging
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