Gas, Oil, Plumbing, Electrical, Renewable Energy, Solid Fuel. Training and Assessment Centre
Gas, Oil, Plumbing, Electrical,Renewable Energy, Solid Fuel.Training and Assessment Centre 

Domestic Gas Meters

The MET1 Gas Meter Safety Assessment is designed to test gas safety competence if an installer’s domestic gas meter work includes:

  • Installing from new
  • Exchanging from existing
  • Permanently removing and commissioning/decommissioning.

It can be taken as a stand-alone appliance module provided you have CCN1

MET1 covers primary and secondary meters, up to six cubic metres per hour capacity, with a low supply pressure of less than 75 mbar.

Candidates must hold one of the following core qualifications as a pre-requisite for taking MET1: CCN1, COCN1 or CCCN1.

Gas meter training covers the following topics:

  • Gas Safety Legislation
  • Installation of pipework and fittings
  • Test for tightness
  • Checking and/or setting meter regulations
  • Identification of unsafe situations
  • The Operation and positioning of emergency controls
  • Emergency notices and warning labels
  • The operation and checking of gas safety devices and controls
  • Flue testing
  • Installation of open, balanced and fan assisted flue assemblies
  • Gas Emergency Actions and Procedures
  • Characteristics of combustion
  • Ventilation
  • Re-establish existing gas supply and re-light appliances.

Gas Meter Safety training and assessment (MET1) takes a day training and assessment

Course Duration

  • 1 day

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
  • 2 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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