Training Overview

Gas Charge Accumulator Safety Training

A safety training course for the refilling of gas charged accumulators. Delivered at your location through a blend of classroom & practical training, the course provides learners with an understanding of how to carry out the charge of gas loaded accumulators in a safe and efficient manner.

Who is the course for:

The accumulator safety training course is suitable for employees who have the responsibility of charging gas loaded accumulators and specifically deals with the safety implications of charging the system with a compressed inert gas from a cylinder.


This training is nationally accredited by EAL & provides 4 CPD learning hours.

Why training:

This training ensures your organisation complies with obligations to train all staff exposed to risk. Attendance gives staff the information required to understand the specific hazards associated with the task of charging an accumulator with a compressed inert gas, including understanding relevant pressure systems regulations and correct pre-charge set up.

“The course was well structured and feedback from the team was very positive, all involved thoroughly enjoyed the course”
Paul David Downie, Operations and Maintenance Manager - Vattenfall Renewables
“It is a pleasure to deal with a Company who know what our requirements are, and query what we are booking – thank you”
Specialist Training Instructor, (DECA) Defence Electronics & Components Agency

What price would you pay to secure the safety of your workforce?

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On Site Price

£895plus £85 per delegate
  • Pricing is fully inclusive of classroom & practical training.  No additional fees for travel within mainland UK 

What’s included?

Each Learner Receives:

  • Accredited Certification and Passport Card valid for 3 years
  • Supporting documentation
  • Access to 3 year technical support

Management Receives:

  • Detailed feedback on delegate performance for inclusion in company training records
  • A summary of learner opinions of training
  • Relevant updates on gas legislation

Classroom Session 3 hours

Interactive training on the safe filling of gas loaded accumulators.

  • Overview of accumulators
  • Legislation & codes of practice
  • Relevant pressure systems regulations
  • Gas properties and associated hazards
  • Gas cylinder construction , identification, equipment, manual handling and storage

Practical Session allow approximately 1 hour

Learners will be given the opportunity to undertake proper pre-charge procedure.

  • Cylinder handling
  • Regulator pre-use checks and correct fitting
  • Hose checks and correct fitting
  • Leak checks