MLP (Managed Learning Programme)

Includes CCN1 (Core Gas Safety) + CENWAT (Central Heating Boilers

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  • Course overview

    CCTS are licenced to offer the Logic Certification Ltd Managed Learning Programme (MLP) is;

    • A structured programme of guided learning designed to meet the requirements for new entrants the gas industry
    • A recognised entry route to the Nationally Accredited Certification Scheme (ACS) and subsequent registration with Gas Safe Register.

    The MLP programme consists of both centre based guided learning and 'on the job' gas work experience, gained whilst under the supervision of a registered gas installer, acting as the candidates mentor. (CCTS *guarantee to arrange Real Work Placements with candidates undertaking DNGA3 only. Students wishing to undertake other routes than DNGA3 will have to source their own Gas Safe Registered Mentor for the on site work experience)

    The MLP programme is an entry route into the following industry sectors: 

    • DNGA1 - Domestic Natural Gas Appliances (Central Heating Boilers & Instantaneous Water Heaters, Space Heaters and Cookers)
    • DNGA2 - Domestic Natural Gas Appliances (Central Heating Boilers & Instantaneous Water Heaters and Cookers)
    • DNGA3 - Domestic Natural Gas Appliances (Central Heating Boilers & Instantaneous Water Heaters)
    • DNGA4 - Domestic Natural Gas Appliances (Cookers)
    • DNGM - Domestic Meters
    • NDNG1 - Non Domestic Heating and Appliances, Pipework Installation and Commissioning
    • DLPGA1 - Domestic LPG and Appliances (Leisure Accommodation Vehicles, Residential Park Homes)
    • DLPGA2 - Domestic LPG and Appliances (Boats)
    • NDNG2 - Non Domestic Heating and Appliances
    • NDNG3 - Non Domestic Catering and Appliances
    • NDNG4 - Non Domestic Laundry and Appliances
    • NDNG5 - Non Domestic Pipework Installation and Commissioning

    * For DNGA3 only

    • You will receive a Managed Learning Programme (MLP) work booklet. This booklet will be used to record your learning ‘plan’ and record site activities
    • *If you do not have a Gas Safe Registered engineer to mentor you, we will endeavour to set you up with one. We gaurantee to refund any money you have spent with us during the course, if we fail to match you to a Gas Safe Registered engineer (applies to DNGA3 only)
    • Please note that this will be a private arrangement between you and them and you will have to provide your own travel & expense

  • Learning outcomes

    Learners will be trained in the areas appropriate to the programme entry route chosen above: These may cover:-

    • Legislation, Health and Safety
    • Combustion and its Control
    • Chimneys
    • Ventilation
    • Pressure, Flow, Tightness Testing and Purging
    • Domestic Pipework Installation
    • Electrical Systems, Controls and Components
    • Heating Design, Heat Loss and Comfort Conditions
    • Installation and Servicing of Domestic Central Heating and Hot Water Appliances
    • Installation and Servicing of Domestic Ducted Air Heaters
    • Installation and Servicing of Domestic Cooking Appliances
    • Installation and Servicing of Domestic Space Heating Appliances
    • Installation of Domestic Meters
    • Principles and Procedures of Fault Diagnosis
    • Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Installations
    • Installation and Servicing of Non Domestic Heating Appliances
    • Installation and Servicing of Non Domestic Catering Appliances
    • Installation and Servicing of Non Domestic Laundry Appliances
    • Installation of Non Domestic Pipework
    • Installation and Commissioning of Non Domestic Pipework

    Learners will undertake formative assessments as they progress through their programme and must successfully complete a summative assessment on completion.

    Once the centre has confirmed that the learner has completed the MLP and met the on-site sufficiency of evidence requirements, a Training Completion Certificate will be issued to the learner.

    On receipt of their certificate learners are eligible to register for ACS assessments covered by the content of the MLP undertaken.

  • Pre-requisites

    The LCL Managed Learning Programme is designed for both new entrant learners into the gas industry and those who claim to have some prior experience and knowledge of the Building Engineering Services industry sector.

    Learners will be expected to have key skills Level 1 English & Mathematics.

    All learners applying for the MLP will undertake an initial assessment of their learning needs to ensure that they are able to complete the program and progress to ACS assessment.  

    All learners will be required to access 'on the job' gas work experience, gained whilst under the supervision of a registered gas installer, acting as the candidates mentor.  

  • Assessment methods

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