gas safety

BPEC warns about fast track gas engineer courses

Beware of training providers that offer shortcuts to becoming a gas engineer without giving learners the proper work experience or time needed to gain vital skills and knowledge, says BPEC. There are two primary training routes for new entrants looking to become a gas engineer: the Gas Engineering Apprenticeship or the Gas Managed Learning Programme, […]

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HSE reminds public about importance of gas safety checks following high-profile gas incidents

​Recent domestic gas incidents have attracted significant media coverage but the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is reassuring people they need to be careful but not unduly concerned. ​ This comes after events in Kingstanding where a gas explosion destroyed a house in the Birmingham neighbourhood in June. Tragically a woman died and a man […]

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Gas Safety Week: Baxi’s Seven Top Tips for Educating Customers

Following a year of disruption for the plumbing and heating sector, it is now more important than ever that industry professionals are doing their bit to ensure gas safety is still considered first and foremost in UK homes. Chris Riley, National Operations Manager at Baxi, gives his top advice for installers to educate their customers, […]

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Gas Safe Register host live Q&A on 20 November

As part of InstallerFESTIVAL, installers are invited to attend a virtual briefing on Gas Safe Register from Gas Safe’s Technical Officers. Join us on 20 November at 11am for this exclusive online session. Click here to register. Gas Safe will talk through some of the key aspects of the operation of the Register, clarify a […]

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Gas Safe Register host live Q&A on 20 November

As part of InstallerFESTIVAL, installers are invited to attend a virtual briefing on Gas Safe Register from Gas Safe’s Technical Officers. Join us on 20 November at 11am for this exclusive online session. Click here to register. Gas Safe will talk through some of the key aspects of the operation of the Register, clarify a […]

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