What is it?

  • A unique way to renew the gas safety competencies of your staff through the Group Competence Scheme (GCS)
  • Assessment based primarily on evidence generated on the job
  • A way to collect and record evidence in a structured way against the Gas Safe Criteria to ensure accreditation

How does it work?

  • Our team of experts work with you to design your GCS so that it completely fulfils your organisational needs and fits with your existing systems and processes.

What are the key benefits?

Peace of mind
Confidence that your staff are compliant with Gas Safe Registration

Cost reduction
Competence is maintained primarily through on the job assessment, reducing costly employee down time to attend refresher training and improving profitability and customer responsiveness

Reliable Records
Get 24/7 access to your safety track record, automatically linked directly to the Matters of Gas Safety, stored safely and securely forever

Flexibility
The support of our expert team to ensure that the management system put in place works for your organisation, and a range of packages to choose from

Who is behind Trust Reg?

Our path together

  1. Get in touch

    Contact us and start the conversation

  2. Discuss your requirements

    Talk through how our service will allow you to access the benefits of GCS

  3. Initial Gap Analysis

    We'll work with you understand what you have and steps needed to fully comply with GCS

  4. Solution Designed

    Your bespoke inplementation of our services will be designed and agreed

  5. Setup

    We'll put in place everything that's needed to demonstrate compliance with GCS and operate the scheme

  6. Off we go

    We'll be with you all the way as the scheme gets up and running

  7. You’re live

    We work in partnership to ensure your staff continue to demonstrate their high-level of competence

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The Reg Model

The Reg Model

Implementation

Implementation is the stage where our experts support you in making the best use of GCS. With a full range of existing policies, process and assessment materials, the focus is on filling the gaps in your current practices. We’ll implement all the necessary changes, and be at your side throughout the accreditation process.

Scheme Management

Our bespoke platform will ensure all records are kept up-to-date with the latest standards and technical bulletins. The system will also identify issues and highlight actions required, ensuring your scheme always remains compliant. Platinum users benefit from a dedicated point of contact to manage the scheme on your behalf, leaving you free to operate your business.

Operations

The power of GCS is to make use of the activities you already perform to demonstrate competence on an on-going basis. Our system will give your operational staff a way to collect and record evidence and demonstrate their professionalism, without disrupting the existing workload. We can even supply specialist assessors to cover times of heavy workload.

Meet the Team

David Marah


David’s focus is helping companies continuously improve through adopting new business models, processes, and systems. Having designed and built the EUSR platform, he leads on our bespoke IT solution and suite of management documentation, as well as our internal operations.

Kate Milford


Kate is an expert in learning, assessment and standards, with a focus on creating ingenious methods for demonstrating competence in the workplace. Formerly Head of Standards, Qualifications, Apprenticeships and EUSR at EU Skills, she leads on designing and implementing robust yet simple GCS-compliant schemes.

John Martin


John has many years' experience in the design and implementation of both quality management systems and technical assessments covering gas, water and electrical. He has developed and worked in two Certification Bodies including Benchmark Certification, who were selected by EU Skills as the only none ACS Certification Body to be part of the GCS Pilot.

Gareth Bullen


Gareth is currently CEO of Intrapreneur International and formerly CEO of Centre for Enterprise and a director at NGN, where he led a large-scale GCS pilot. He has supported organisations including NPower, Portakabin, Scottish Power, and many Local Authorities, following his passion to free up the energy and talent within an organisation.

Meet the Team

David Marah

David Marah

David’s focus is helping companies continuously improve through adopting new business models, processes, and systems. Having designed and built the EUSR platform, he leads on our bespoke IT solution and suite of management documentation, as well as our internal operations.

Kate Milford

Kate Milford

Kate is an expert in learning, assessment and standards, with a focus on creating ingenious methods for demonstrating competence in the workplace. Formerly Head of Standards, Qualifications, Apprenticeships and EUSR at EU Skills, she leads on designing and implementing robust yet simple GCS-compliant schemes.

John Martin

John Martin

John has many years’ experience in the design and implementation of both quality management systems and technical assessments covering gas, water and electrical. He has developed and worked in two Certification Bodies including Benchmark Certification, who were selected by EU Skills as the only none ACS Certification Body to be part of the GCS Pilot.

Gareth Bullen

Gareth Bullen

Gareth is currently CEO of Intrapreneur International and formerly CEO of Centre for Enterprise and a director at NGN, where he led a large-scale GCS pilot. He has supported organisations including NPower, Portakabin, Scottish Power, and many Local Authorities, following his passion to free up the energy and talent within an organisation.

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Packages

Our Gold package gives you all the tools you need to operate GCS effectively, while or Platinum packages means we’ll operate it on your behalf.

Both packages include designing and implementing a compliant scheme, and both can access our option extras as-and-when you need them.

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  • All the necessary policies and procedures put in place
  • Our bespoke system setup and working in your company
  • Briefing & training for your scheme management team
  • Full support for your Certification Body audit
  • Email support for the scheme and IT systems
  • Gas Safe updates & bulletins issued to relevant staff
  • All assessments scheduled, across your workforce
  • Verification & standardisation activities, in-line with scheme rules
  • Scheme management activities, including reviews & changes
  • All scheme administration, including telephone support

Gold

Platinum

Optional Extras

  • Bespoke training or briefing about the scheme, delivered to all staff and new starters
  • Undertake observations and audits on your behalf
  • Undertake evidence validation and assessment on your behalf *final competence declaration will always be undertaken by the company

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