New Plumbing & Gas Centre

Our new plumbing and gas centre, based at SWDT Newton Aycliffe provides for all your domestic core gas safety and appliances initial, reassessment and training needs.  If you would like to visit the new centre you are welcome to attend, please call to confirm your attendance.

The centre offers:


 Training courses include:

Unvented hot water │ Water Regulations (WRAS) │ Part L Energy Efficiency │ Legionella

We also offer:


·         Part P Full Scope

·         17th Edition

·         Initial Verification Inspection and Testing


·         Forklift Operator

·         Health & Safety

·         Hydraulics

·         Welding Procedures

 Package deals are available (terms and conditions apply). To find out more contact:    

t. (01325) 313 194    


Building Services ACS Plumbing & Gas Centre, South West Durham Training Ltd, Durham Way South, Aycliffe Business Park, Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, DL5 6AT. 

South West Durham Training is a subsidiary of Bishop Auckland College.



Entry Requirements

During this course you will learn about Domestic core gas safety and appliances. Initial, reassessment and training. Package deals available:

  • CCN1 - core gas safety

  • CENWAT - central heating, boilers and water heaters

  • CKR1 - domestic cookers

  • HTR1 - gas fires and wall heaters

  • MET1 - gas meter safety 

  • CPA1 -  combustion performance analysis and using an analyser

Contact  for more details: 01325 313194 or email 

Course Cost

The cost of the course/s is dependent on how many Gas assessment units you require. Discounts are available on request. 

Course Duration

The course duration is dependent on how many Gas assessment units are required. Courses are flexible and run throughout the year.