The Growth Company is proud to announce the launch of its ACS Centre under the certificating body Blue Flame. Blue Flame are industry leaders in the domestic, commercial and industrial gas markets and are associates of City and Guilds.

This launch will provide a platform for discussion on the new gas qualification framework and give employers an opportunity to discuss their training needs.

We offer purpose-built assessment and training facilities to meet a range of gas training and assessments including Gas foundation and ACS packages delivered by highly experienced and motivated staff.

We deliver popular packages to keep you current with any changes in regulations and standards over the last 5 years and supply the latest edition of the Viper Gas Manual.

Course overview

On the first day of the course, refresher training will be given, leading to re-assessment.

Over a two day period, individuals will learn:

  • CCNI-Core Domestic Gas Safety (Inc. CPA1 – Combustion Performance Analysis)
  • CENWAT- Domestic Central Heating Boilers and Water Heaters
  • CKR1-Domestic Cooking Appliances
  • HTR1-Domestic Gas Fires and Wall Heaters

Duration: 3 days

Cost: £515 (+£80 for certification fee)

We also offer ACS GAS Initial Assessment: CCN1+ 4 Appliances over a four day period.

Cost: £695

We have an open event in May for employers to visit our centre and to find out more about our course.

Open event date: Thursday 2nd May 2019, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Location: The Growth Company, Unit B, Ashburton Point, Wheelforge Way, Ashburton, Trafford Park, M17 1EH

Find out more

To find out more or to enquire, please call 0161 876 3300 or email