Spring forward your career with LPG training

If you are a heating engineer looking to add another string to your bow, it’s worthwhile to consider working towards a Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) qualification. With over four million homes in the UK currently classed as off-grid (according to statistics from the Office of Fair...

Gas technical trainer Ian Fleming

Meet the team: Ian Fleming

Ian Fleming, Gas Technical Trainer at EOGB, tells us about his experience in the industry throughout the years…   So where did it all begin? Throughout my childhood, I always approached everything with a technical mind. I was inclined to pull apart, inspect and attempt to fix every...

Bespoke Burner Controls PLC Systems

The heating system of the future

Boilers and burners play a key role in providing heating and hot water for commercial buildings, as well as being a critical component of  industrial process applications. However, managing sequencing and varying operating modes can present complex challenges. Therefore, Programmable logic controllers (PLCs) are often used...

Baltur Commercial Burner

Tips to make your commercial burner set up as efficient as possible

If you are looking to reduce the bottom line but replacing your current commercial heating system is not an option, ensuring your burner is running as efficiently as possible is a key way to save on bills and reduce energy consumption. Here is EOGB’s guide to...

Heating Engineer Course

Accelerate your career in 2019

Have you set yourself any New Year’s resolutions this year? Maybe you want to lose weight, exercise more, or cut down on alcohol? Most of us go into the New Year motivated to keep our resolutions and make changes to improve our life in some way,...

EOGB Gas Safety Blog

Consumers reminded not to cut corners when it comes to gas

Last month the Gas Safe Register launched a new advertising campaign reminding consumers not to ‘cut corners’ when it comes to gas safety, ensuring they only use legally qualified engineers for all gas work in their home. The campaign was created due to the increasing number...

Avoiding Tool Theft

EOGB’s guide to hanging onto your tools

This November marks the launch of the #noVANber campaign, which calls for more action on van crime, including tougher sentences for criminals and new regulations for reselling tools. Since 2015, UK police forces have recorded over 64,000 cases of tool theft from vans across the country...

Andrew Cooke, Trainee Technical Engineer At EOGB

An interview with Andrew Cooke

Andrew Cooke, Trainee Technical Engineer at EOGB, looks back over the first year of his apprenticeship…   What have you learnt so far? So far at EOGB I have learnt the basics of domestic oil heating, how to find faults on domestic oil burners, the basics of commissioning...

EOGB Gas Safety Blog

Gas safety

Recently the BBC Watchdog programme exposed a ‘rogue trader’ who had been carrying out illegal gas work after misleading customers into believing he was Gas Safe Registered. Worryingly, cases like this are happening on a regular basis and it is a serious issue. In fact, research...

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