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Domestic Gas Meters (MET1) BPEC Certificate

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

This course is ideal if you are a gas engineer/plumber wishing to update your portfolio of gas competencies.

Entry requirements

To undertake any of the elements you must hold a current in date Domestic Natural Gas CCN1 qualification.

Course content

During the course you will cover topics including:

  • Installation
  • Commissioning
  • Servicing
  • Fault Finding

Assessment methods

The assessment comprises half a day of training and half a day of assessment, and includes the following:

  • A practical assessment
  • A written assessment
  • And where necessary additional oral questions may be asked by the assessor.

Further study and career options

On completion of the MET1 you can now undertake various training and assessments needed to be competent in other areas of gas work e.g. cookers, meters, warm air and fires. 

Additional information

You will need to supply evidence of previous qualifications prior to attending the course. You will need to bring three passport sized photographs and your National Insurance number. Lunch and refreshments are included. This assessment can be taken up to six months prior to the expiry date of your 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 before the start 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
2 days 26/04/2021 Mon, Tue 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £200 Gas & Plumbing Technology Centre BKC422S8
2 days 24/05/2021 Mon, Tue 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £200 Gas & Plumbing Technology Centre BKC422S9
2 days 14/06/2021 Mon, Tue 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £200 Gas & Plumbing Technology Centre BKC422S10

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Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
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