Training Provider Directory

Our Training Provider Directory

We work with a number of training provider members who support APHC and the industry. These training providers engage with professional employers and have a valued input into industry consultative matters including technical, education and training needs. Below is a list of training provider members who we work closely with.

Chichester College : Chichester, West Sussex

At Chichester College, we can cater for all your domestic gas and plumbing training needs. We have a wide range of full time, part time and apprenticeship courses – whether you are starting out or need to renew your qualifications.

We can also offer electrical courses to compliment and widen your existing knowledge. Contact us today on 01243 786321 or email

Crownship Developments Ltd : Brigg, North Lincolnshire

Crownship ® Developments, we are a private training company offering both accredited and non-accredited training solutions in Gas, Heating, Plumbing, Electrical, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning.

Accredited training solutions covers distant learning for workers whose aim is to convert their experience and or previous qualifications into an NVQ level 2 or 3. in their chosen trade, without the need to attend ‘off the job’ tuition.

We offer a range of courses for ‘new entrants’ in all disciplines which are a blend of distant learning, tutorials and practical training sessions. Other accredited training solutions include, Hot water systems (unvented, vented and anti-scalding measures, G3), Legionella both Operative & Management, Water regulations, Part L, Part P, ACS, F-Gas.

We take a consultative approach to develop ‘Bespoke’ training solutions, speaking to clients to find their needs, visions, values and targets from which we build a solution together.

CK Assessment & Training : Broxbourne, Hertfordshire

CK Assessment and Training is an established BPEC approved ACS centre, providing a full range of domestic and commercial courses including catering gas training and assessments. Additionally we are a City & Guilds centre offering a selection of different plumbing qualifications. We pride ourselves on the success and fulfilment of all our candidates.

Evolve Business Training (Part of Tresham College) : Corby, Northamptonshire

GAS Safe Courses

Evolve Business Training offers a selection of Gas Accredited Certification Scheme courses (ACS), which will help get you qualified to be a gas safe registered engineer. We also offer courses for existing engineers to renew or extend their work range.

Keep up to date with your Gas Safe registration and contact us today on 01536 419575

Gower College : Swansea

GCS Energy Centre (part of Gower College Swansea) is a one-stop shop for all your building services training needs. Whether you are starting a career, or looking to update individual or employees’ skills, you can choose from a wide range of industry-recognised courses at our fully equipped centre. We also offer bespoke courses to your individual needs.

The Grimsby Institute

JTL – National

JTL currently manages the apprenticeships of over 650 Plumbing and H&V learners in England and Wales, working with some 350 employers. Plumbing apprenticeship success rates for JTL are among the best in the sector at over 87% against a national average of 60%. With its staff of 25 qualified MES Training Officers covering every postcode in England and Wales, we are best placed to service our industries’ apprenticeship needs.

Leicester College : Leicestershire

Leicester College is one of the largest in the UK with more than 28,800 learners studying with us on a wide range of courses, from many backgrounds and with different ambitions and aspirations.

We are committed to enriching the lives of all members of the community and to creating new opportunities for them. This is reflected in our mission statement: “To deliver a wide range of high quality learning experiences to support the diverse communities we serve and the personal, social and economic development of individuals and enterprises.”

Options Skills Ltd : Birmingham, West Midlands

Options Skills provide the UK’s most comprehensive Gas, Electrical and Plumbing training programmes. Our professional trade courses combine practical skills and accredited qualifications. We will help build your confidence and experience with a local mentor and give you the opportunity to get paid work via our own trades network and further job opportunities.

Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology : Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Skills Training Group

Skills Training Group are an award-winning heating & plumbing training provider with centres based in Paisley (Glasgow) & Dalgety Bay, Fife. Founded in 2011, we deliver a range of plumbing and heating qualifications for both new entrants and experienced engineers who are looking to renew or upskill their current qualifications.


Steve Willis Training Centres

Steve Willis Training Centres are Gas, Plumbing and Electrical specialists offering a full range of short courses and Apprenticeship training at our centres in Burgess Hill, West Sussex and Portchester, near Portsmouth. 

With over 20 years’ experience, we provide quality training by experienced trainers who have actually worked in the industry, and most of our business comes from repeat customers and personal recommendation. 

We have one of the largest ranges of Gas ACS Assessment Programmes in the region and are approved by all the industry bodies. We’re proud to be an EU Skills approved centre for our IGEM/IG/1 compliant gas managed learning programme, City & Guilds approved for our electrical training, and an OFTEC approved oil training centre.

South & City College Birmingham