Gas Pre-Apprenticeship

The Gas Study Programme covers units on Health and Safety, Scientific principles, combustion and Building services. It has a focus on matters of Gas safety ventilation, flues, tightness testing and purging.

34 weeks
*Free

3 days a week (9am - 4pm)

Greater Manchester SkillCentre, Unit B, Ashburton Point, Wheelforge Way, Ashburton, Trafford Park, M17 1EH

Course Overview

The gas industry employs highly skilled crafts technicians. There is good scope or progression and the possibility of specialising in a number of different areas.

The Gas Study Programme covers units on Health and Safety, Scientific principles, combustion and Building services. It has a focus on matters of Gas safety ventilation, flues, tightness testing and purging.

The programme is split evenly between theory and practical.


This course covers:

  • Health and Safety
  • Scientific Principles
  • Combustion
  • Building Services
  • Gas Safety Ventilation 
  • Flues 
  • Tightness testing 
  • Purging