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Commercial Gas Catering Assessments


South West Assessment and Training offer assessment for commercial catering installations and appliances.

Training is also available for commercial catering.

Course objectives/key benefits

To ensure candidates have the relevant knowledge, understanding and skills to competently work on commercial catering gas installations.

Who is the course aimed at?

Anyone who intends to work on commercial catering gas installations.

Entry requirements/pre-requisites

Any operatives undertaking the individual appliance assessments must hold an appropriate industrial/commercial core gas safety qualification or relevant changeover qualification (see below for these assessments).

For those who do not hold the relevant core gas safety qualifications South West Assessment and Training offer a Managed Learning Programme Gas course for new entrants.

Course content

The following commercial catering gas assessments are available;

CCCN1 - Core Commercial Catering Gas Safety

CODC1 - Changeover Domestic to Catering Catering Gas Safety

NOTE: Either of the above listed assessments must be completed by the operative prior to taking any catering assessment.

COMCAT1 = Open/Solid Top Ranges

COMCAT2 = Water Boilers (Pressure Type)

COMCAT3 = Deep Fat & Pressure Fryers

COMCAT4 = Fish & Chip Fryers (on-site assessment only)

COMCAT5 = Forced Draught Equipment (on-site assessment only)

CMC = Commercial Mobile Catering Equipment.

Course duration

The duration of the assessment depends on a several factors, including the number of assessments taken.

Please contact SWAAT on 01579 348544 or email us at and we will be able to provide guidelines of expected timescales.

Training Method

This is not a training course (assessment only).

Anyone requiring training needs to consider undertaking either the;

For anyone new to the gas industry then the Managed Learning Programme Gas course for new entrants must be undertaken.


Practical assessment and multiple choice question papers

Course Outcome/Qualification

Successful candidates will be able to work on the industrial/commercial installation types for which they have qualified.

Materials Provided

It is an open book assessment and it is therefore highly recommended that candidates undertaking it have an up-to-date gas publication.

Copies of the TD Publications' Gas book can be obtained prior to the assessment from our office (01579 348544 or


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South West Assessment and Training, 1 Quimperle Road, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3US. TEL: 01579 348544. Email:

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