Full AGSM Membership

Full members of the AGSM have either completed or are studying for one of the industry recognised CORGI Level 4 VRQ in Gas Safety Management. 

We also offer membership to those who have completed a Level 4 Gas Safety qualification with an alternative awarding body. Individuals without a Level 4 Gas Qualification may also apply for membership, providing they are gas competent, work in a managerial position and can supply details of relevant qualifications and experience.

The VRQ qualification demonstrates a knowledge and understanding of safety legislation, compliance issues and the management of gas safety in their organisations. Currently this qualification is offered in Social Housing and Facilities Management sectors by CORGI Technical Services.


  • CORGI Level 4 delegates, who would like to join the AGSM, can apply on the Membership Application Form:- Application Form. The cost is £150 + VAT.
  • Delegates who join the AGSM at the time of enrolling on the VRQ course, can do so at a reduced cost of £110 + VAT using the Course Booking Form HERE
  • Membership for those not enrolled on a CORGI Level 4 VRQ in Gas Safety Management, costs £150 + VAT. Download the application form HERE!

Existing AGSM members who wish to renew their membership should follow this link.

CORGI Level 4 VRQs in Gas Safety Management

CORGI has developed two VRQ qualifications for the Social Housing and Facilities Management sectors which give a unique nationally recognised qualification, validating the skills and experience necessary in delivering effective gas safety management and awareness. The VRQs have been developed with, and accredited by EAL, the specialist employer-recognised awarding body.  The VRQs allow:

  • the individual to demonstrate their skills, knowledge and capability
  • the employing organisation to demonstrate its commitment to relevant high quality training and standards

The Level 4 VRQs have been developed for managers responsible for gas safety management within their organisations.The Level 4 courses are distance based learning packages, which are assignment based, and are completed in the delegate’s own time.

CORGI Level 4 VRQ in Gas Safety Management in Social Housing

The course is divided into five units:-

  • Gas Safety legislation
  • Gas in Social Housing
  • Carbon Monoxide
  • Flues & Ventilation
  • Appliances, Meters & Pipework

View the course details HERE

Level 4 VRQ in Gas Safety Management for social Housing course start dates:-

  • Glasgow – 11th January 2017
  • Bristol – 17th January 2017
  • London – 18th January 2017
  • Birmingham – 19th January 2017
  • Northern Ireland – 24th January 2017
  • Leeds – 15th February 2017
  • Manchester – 16th February 2017
  • Glasgow – 21st March 2017
  • Birmingham – 22nd March 2017
  • Manchester – 6th April 2017
  • Northern Ireland – 11th May 2017
  • London – 16th May 2017
  • Bristol – 18th May 2017
  • Birmingham – 6th June 2017
  • Birmingham – 5th July 2017
  • Manchester – 6th July 2017
  • Leeds – 12th September 2017
  • London – 13th September 2017
  • Glasgow – 14th September 2017
  • Birmingham – 19th September 2017
  • Bristol – 20th September 2017
  • Northern Ireland – 11th October 2017
  • Bristol – 14th November 2017
  • Birmingham – 15th November 2017
  • London – 16th November 2017

CORGI Level 4 VRQ in Gas Safety in Facilities Management

This course has been developed with a specific focus on issues encountered by professional managers responsible for gas safety management within Facilities and Estate Management. The course covers:-

  • Industrial Gas Appliances, Meters & Pipework
  • Commercial Catering Installations and Appliances
  • Flueing and Ventilation of Industrial/Commercial Gas Appliances
  • Combustion and Carbon Monoxide
  • Gas Safety Legislation

View the course details HERE

CORGI Level 4 VRQ in Gas Safety in Facilities Management course start dates:-

  • London – 7th February 2017
  • Birmingham – 9th February 2017
  • Leeds – 4th April 2017
  • London – 9th May 2017
  • Leeds – 11th July 2017
  • Bristol – 12th July 2017
  • Manchester – 13th July 2017
  • Northern Ireland – 12th October 2017
  • Leeds – 17th October 2017
  • Birmingham – 31st October 2017

In-house programmes can be arranged on request.

Make a Booking

For more information and to book a place on a course, please contact the AGSM on 01256 548040 or email enquiries@agsm.uk.com

Or visit the CORGI website