The Guild of Gas Fitting Operative (GGFO) scheme consists of a range of work categories within the Irish gas industry.
The current scope for ERS Certification can be obtained via the UKAS website .
Pre-requisite for GIS requires either of the following:
Certificate of completion of an apprenticeship in plumbing
OFTEC 101 Certificate (UKAS or INAB Accredited)
Pre-requisite for GID requires either of the following:
National Craft Certificate in Plumbing (issued by FETAC)
Assessments normally consist of a combination of practical and theory examinations.
GGFO certificates are normally valid for 5 years, candidates are eligible to undertake re-assessment up to 6 months prior to the expiry date of the initial certificate. Previous certificates must be presented to the assessment centre as evidence. Candidates with expiring GGFO GID certificates who are registered with RGII will be required to take the DGA assessment.