Able Skills Boiler Fault Finding & Heating Controls Course is suitable for Gas Safe registered engineers, or those who have undertaken Able Skills Gas Managed Learning Programme. This course is aimed at those individuals who are looking to enhance their practical skills with additional technical knowledge on boiler maintenance, fault finding and repair.

What You’ll Learn

Having provided gas training and ACS assessment for quite some time and having worked closely with Gas Engineers, it has become apparent that individuals knowledge of boiler service, repair and maintenance is quite minimal. To combat this, we have devised this very comprehensive 5 day course:

Boiler Fault Finding:

  • Multimeter training
  • Electrical Safety tests
  • Testing pumps
  • Testing switches
  • Testing fans
  • Fan switches
  • Temperature sensors and stats
  • Diverter Valves
  • Domestic Heat Exchangers
  • Expansion Vessels

Wiring & Heating Controls:

  • 3 Port 2 Port rigs
  • Frost Protection
  • S.I. Programmers
  • Zone Valves
  • Sequence of Wiring
  • Fault Finding

How You’ll Learn

This 5 day course has been devised by Able Skills gas team. This course is entirely hands on, candidates will be working across a range of different boiler makes, old and new to ensure a broader understanding is achieved. All systems at Able Skills are fully operational, providing you with a realistic working environment. The heating controls aspect of this course will ensure an understanding of the various different types of wiring systems and diagnosis of heating control faults. Multimeter training will be a large and integral part of this course, showing you how to set the multimeter and use it correctly to identify faults on both heating system controls and boilers.

Courses Open To You After

Able Skills offers gas training for new entrants looking to access the industry and we also offer ACS initial and reassessment.

Additional Info

This particular course can potentially save you and your customers both time and money by enabling you to identify a potential repair to a boiler rather than an immediate replacement. Your knowledge of boiler systems will be greatly enhanced, allowing you to offer a wider range of services to your customers. Able Skills has been delivering very comprehensive gas training courses, both domestic and commercial since 2006. We have an excellent relationship with Bpec, our certificating body and the training that we have provided has also been recognised by Gas Safe as being of a standard that the industry requires. Please be advised that this course is only available to Gas Safe registered Engineers or candidates who have undertaken Able Skills Gas Managed Learning Programme.

If you would like to view the facilities at Able Skills, please feel free to visit us at any time. We are open 7 days every week and encourage visitors to the centre. You will not need an appointment, just turn up (08.30 – 16.30) and we will show you around.

Duration & Cost