The BPEC Level 3 Award in Gas Safety Awareness for Supervisors and Managers (RQF) gives individuals that manage or supervise gas operatives, or inspect the work undertaken, the fundamental knowledge regarding the legislation, distribution, principles, combustion and meter installation in relation to natural and liquid petroleum gases.
There will be 21 hours of guided learning and an expectation that approximately 10 hours of self-study will be completed by the learner. The method of assessment will be 4 centrally set centre marked assessments.
This qualification is made up of 3 mandatory units.
Learners are not required to hold any qualifications prior to undertaking this qualification.
The BPEC Level 3 Award in Gas Safety Awareness for Supervisors and Managers could lead to career progression for individuals aspiring to manage teams of gas operatives, or inspect the work undertaken, by giving them knowledge and understanding of gas safety.
The BPEC Level 3 Award in Gas Safety Awareness for Supervisors and Managers is not a license to practice, however it will give those holding the qualification the advantage of an awareness of gas safety.