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Core Domestic Gas Safety (CCN1) Certificate: 2 days' training & 2 days' assessment

  • To book

    For more information or to enrol onto this course, please contact our Business Development team on 01234 291747 or email

This course is ideal for individuals who already hold CCN1 and need to renew it, but would like some training prior to taking the assessments. An assessment only option is available if required.

Entry requirements

CCN1 qualification.

Course content

An in-depth course covering:

  • Flue requirements and testing
  • Ventilation
  • Combustion and controls
  • Unsafe situations
  • Installation pipework
  • Gas controls
  • Reestablishing supplies
  • Legislation
  • Combustion products analysing

This course will provide the candidate with the necessary underpinning knowledge as well as practical expertise to take the CCN1 assessment.

Assessment methods

There are formal assessments to be undertaken in both theory and practical tasks.

Further study and career options

On completion of CCN1 you can now undertake various training and assessments needed to be competent in other areas of gas work e.g. cookers, heaters, meters, warm air and fires. Please see additional course leaflets for details of these courses which we also run.

Additional information

This course can be taken up to six months prior to expiry of current certificate and still retain the full five years from the expiry date. Upon payment for the course a training manual will be issued, preferably at least three weeks prior to attending the course. Evidence of your current ACS qualifications will be required. There is a £35 additional fee for BPEC awarding body certification.

Pay by instalments

The College offers an instalment plan for Further Education and Higher Education courses to students where the total amount payable at the point of enrolment is £200 or more. Within the scheme there is an ability to pay up to 6 instalments, depending on the length of the courses and the final payment must be paid at least a month before the end of the course.

Course Information & How to Apply

This course runs on multiple occasions. Choose the date most appropriate for you.

To book onto this course please contact our Business Development team on 01234 291747 or email

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
1 week 19/04/2021 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £664 Gas & Plumbing Technology Centre BKC418S8
1 week 17/05/2021 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £664 Gas & Plumbing Technology Centre BKC418S9
1 week 07/06/2021 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £664 Gas & Plumbing Technology Centre BKC418S10

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We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.