Assessment Information

The MEB 1 qualification is designed for installers who are required to alter or extend the equipotential conductor when changing the position of gas meter.


Candidates must hold a current CCN1, CMA1, or CESP1 and a MET1 qualification (or equivalent).

Further Information

Normally, the training and assessment can be completed in one day. The assessment process involves a short practical and theory exam.

Expiry Information

Certificates are normally valid for 5 years.

Training Materials

Training is NOT a pre-requisite for assessment although most candidates do elect to undertake some sort of training beforehand.

Assessment centres normally provide the opportunity for candidates to undertake training prior to the assessment; training materials are also available from a number of other sources.

BPEC Services Ltd training materials

Related Qualifications

BPEC Electricity for Plumbers
Part P

Assessment centres wishing to deliver the MEB 1 (Equipotential bonding of domestic gas installations) qualification  should contact


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