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      CESP1 or CoDNESP1

Course Information


Course type: Classroom & Workshop

Estimated course length: 3 Days

Certificate expiration5 year(s)



CESP1 (or a suitable changeover – CODNESP1) is required for any engineer wishing to either carry out emergency service gas work or gas metering work. In addition, the engineer must hold the relevant pipework or meter element for the work they wish to undertake.


For candidates undertaking this course for the first time or if they have expired for more than twelve months, they will be required to undertake one extra day’s assessment 




Candidates must have successfully completed a Gas Foundation Managed Learning Programme (GGFO) or hold one of the following core qualifications:

  • CMA1
  • CCN1


Candidates must hold CESP1.



This course comprises of 11 Core Competencies:

  1. Gas Safety Legislation
  2. Gas Emergency Actions and Procedures
  3. Characteristics of Combustion
  4. Ventilation requirements for Domestic and Commercial Appliances
  5. Installation of Pipework and Fittings
  6. Tightness Testing & Purging of Domestic Sized NG Installations
  7. Checking and/or Setting Meter Regulators
  8. Identification of Unsafe Situations and the Use of Emergency Notices and Warning Labels
  9. The Operation of and Positioning of Emergency Isolation Controls and Valves
  10. Flueing Standards
  11. Re-establish Existing Gas Supply and Re-light Appliances/Plants


Range of fittings covered: All Gas Fittings.


A certificate of competence issued against this assessment criteria will be valid when the holder is carrying out emergency service work covered by the certificate for a Gas Transporter or appointed Emergency Services Provider.



Learners will receive a certificate of competence from Bpec after successfully passing this course.

This course can be training and assessment or assessment only.

  • You will need to bring with you

  • Candidate name and address
  • Candidate National Insurance number
  • Passport sized photographs
  • Copies of relevant qualifications and/or evidence of gas work experience
  • A declaration of the category for the individual making the application
  • First-time applicants will also be required to provide an acceptable  form of photographic identification e.g. a passport or driving licence
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