Service Layer


Overview

Registration as a Service Layer is for a period of 5 years.

The table below shows the minimum units for completion of the Level 2 Diploma in Network Construction Operations (Gas) – Service Layer qualification for Self-Lay and Distribution pathways. Repair & Maintenance pathway equates to the Distribution pathway plus the requirements for Escape, Locate and Repair.


Evidence Requirements

  • City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Network Construction Operations (Gas) – Service Layer (Note: please do not send in original certificates).

Depending on the City and Guilds qualification, individuals will be also be registered as either ‘Self-Lay’ or ‘Distribution’.

Self-Lay Pathway:

  • 201 Create an effective and efficient environment in utilities network construction
  • 202 Maintain and secure a safe working environment in utilities network construction
  • 203 Establish and maintain effective working relationships in utilities network construction
  • 205 Install equipment for safe working on sites for utilities network construction
  • 206 Locate and avoid supply apparatus for utilities network construction
  • 207 Excavate and maintain holes and trenches for utilities network construction
  • 209 Operate powered tools and equipment for routine and predictable requirements on utilities network construction
  • 210 Join materials by electrofusion processes on utilities network construction
  • 215 Conduct specified testing of Gas services
  • 301 Install Gas services up to 63mm

Distribution Pathway:

  • 201 Create an effective and efficient environment in utilities network construction
  • 202 Maintain and secure a safe working environment in utilities network construction
  • 203 Establish and maintain effective working relationships in utilities network construction
  • 204 Install equipment for safe working on the highway for utilities network construction
  • 205 Install equipment for safe working on sites for utilities network construction
  • 206 Locate and avoid supply apparatus for utilities network construction
  • 207 Excavate and maintain holes and trenches for utilities network construction
  • 209 Operate powered tools and equipment for routine and predictable requirements on utilities network construction
  • 210 Join materials by electrofusion processes on utilities network construction
  • 215 Conduct specified testing of Gas services
  • 301 Install Gas services up to 63mm

Find Out More

If you would like to get trained in this scheme, please see our list of training providers. If you are a trainer and would like to deliver this scheme, please see our guidance in the Approval and Delivery section.

If you have any queries relating to EUSR or the evidence requirements for any of our schemes or programmes, please contact the EUSR Support team. We are available Monday – Friday, 8.00am – 5.00pm via email eusr@euskills.co.uk or tel: 0845 077 99 22.