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
Competence is maintained primarily through on the job assessment, reducing costly employee down time to attend refresher training and improving profitability and customer responsiveness
Get 24/7 access to your safety track record, automatically linked directly to the Matters of Gas Safety, stored safely and securely forever
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
Our path together
Get in touch
Contact us and start the conversation
Discuss your requirements
Talk through how our service will allow you to access the benefits of GCS
Initial Gap Analysis
We'll work with you understand what you have and steps needed to fully comply with GCS
Your bespoke inplementation of our services will be designed and agreed
We'll put in place everything that's needed to demonstrate compliance with GCS and operate the scheme
Off we go
We'll be with you all the way as the scheme gets up and running
We work in partnership to ensure your staff continue to demonstrate their high-level of competence
The Reg Model
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.
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.
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
Meet the Team
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 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 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 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.
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.