New Training Materials – Gas PowerPoints

BPEC have developed some brand new training materials to assist centres involved in delivering gas & appliance training.

They would be ideal to support centres who are delivering the following BPEC assessments, qualifications and courses:

  • Domestic Gas ACS & Appliances
  • Domestic Gas Foundation (managed learning programme)
  • Plumbing NVQ Diploma (including the gas pathway/option)

The materials include 19 new PowerPoint presentations, which are aligned to the relevant standards. Tutor notes have also been supplied and are contained within the presentation slides.

Topics Covered

  • Gas Safety Legislation
  • Gas Emergency Actions and Procedures
  • Combustion
  • Ventilation
  • Installation of Pipework/Fittings
  • Tightness Testing
  • Checking and Setting Meter Regulators
  • Identification of Unsafe Situations, Warning Notices and Labels
  • The Operation of, and Positioning of, Emergency Isolation Controls and Valves
  • Operation and Checking
  • Checking and Setting Burner Pressure and Gas Rates
  • Chimney Standards
  • Chimney
  • Installation of Open, Balanced and Fan Assisted Flues
  • Re-establishing Gas Supplies and Relighting Appliances
  • CENWAT Central Heating
  • CKR1
  • Domestic Space Heaters, Gas Fire and Wall Heaters
  • Domestic Warm Air

All of the content and images relate and refer to the 2016 version of the BPEC Domestic Gas Training Manual. As the Gas standards change some content may need updating as appropriate.

A free sample of the presentations, featuring ‘Tightness Testing’ is available to view here.


Delivery of this resource is included in the price.

The Gas PowerPoints will be provided on a CD-R at a price of £200 +VAT. The materials will be provided in 2 versions – locked and unlocked. The unlocked resource is adaptable and can be tailored accordingly including adding your college/centre logo and adding/removing content.

BPEC Approved Centres

BPEC Approved Centres can purchase these resources at a discounted price of £150 +VAT. To place an order please contact Katie Goy or Ruth Roome:

T: 01332 376000 (Option 3)