Gas Training Courses | Domestic Gas to Catering Changeover

Domestic Gas to Catering Changeover

Gas Engineer Courses - Domestic Gas to Catering Changeover
Gas Engineer Courses - Domestic Gas to Catering ChangeoverGas Engineer Courses - Domestic Gas to Catering Changeover

Cost - £800.00 + vat + certificate

Duration - 5 Days
Location - North Tyneside
Numbers - Min : 1 Max : 2

Commercial Catering qualifications are required when working on commercial catering properties like restaurants, schools, mobile catering vans etc. Domestic Gas Engineers can take the Domestic Gas to Commercial Catering Changeover assessments (CoCD1) to satisfy the entrance into catering. No appliances can be completed without CoCD1 or CCCN1. Candidates must hold either CCN1 or COCN1 Candidates must bring with them:

  • All previous original certification
  • 2 passport size photographs
  • National Insurance Number
  • Photographic ID e.g driving licence or Passport
Please note policy on re-sits: there is no charge to re-sit any part of your assessment should you fail. Limited to one assessment per person. Full payment required on attendance Full payment required on attendance

The course includes:

  • Gas Emergency Actions and Procedures
  • Identification of Unsafe Situations
  • Characteristics of Combustion
  • Ventilation
  • Installation of Pipework and Fittings
  • The Operation of and Positioning of Emergency Isolation Controls and Valves
  • Emergency Notices and Warning Labels
  • Checking and Setting Appliance Burner Pressures
  • The Operation and Checking of Appliance Gas Safety Devices and Controls
  • Re-establish Existing Gas Supply and Relight Appliances
There will be written and practical assessments.

DateLength of timeAvailabilityLocationAction
10-4-175 days split over EasterFULLNorth Tyneside Add to Basket

  • CoDC1, Change-over to Commercial Catering from Core Domestic Gas Safety

Bill Walton Name: William (Bill) Walton Position: Trainer, Assessor Experience: Bill has worked in the gas industry for over 37 years having started with Northern Gas in 1977. Qualified in both domestic and commercial gas, Bill has worked in the North East for Truscott Engineering, Initial Property Maintenance, North Tyneside Council and most recently Kier. With experience in taking gas apprentices under his wing and being one of the most experienced ‘go to’ men in the gas team, the natural progression for Bill was to start teaching it and his effortless and instinctive training ability meant he was the obvious choice for the team. Bill enjoys meeting new people, sharing his knowledge and experience in a fun and humorous way, with plenty of real life examples. He has served with the TA, is interested in all things military and enjoys socialising with family and friends. Bill is also the First Aider and Fire Marshall for the training centre in Killingworth, Newcastle Upon Tyne.


darren Name: Darren McNestry Position: Trainer, Assessor, IV Experience: Darren has worked in the gas industry for almost 30 years having started with IG Clements in 1986. Qualified in both domestic, commercial gas & catering, Darren is also the centre Internal Verifier. Darren has worked for Trolhurst, British Gas and Trade Training and we were thrilled to have Darren join the team in the summer of 2015. Darren made the jump from being on the tools, to training with British Gas in 2003 having been one of the team responsible for the setting up the British Gas ACS centre in Killingworth – which is now our current training and assessment centre. Darren enjoys time with his family, sharing his dry sense of humour with the team and learners and outdoor activities.