Energy & Utility Skills remains the gas industry’s Standard Setting Body

Responsibility for the gas industry’s Standard Setting Body (SSB) remains with Energy & Utility Skills.

Responsibility for the gas industry’s Standard Setting Body (SSB) remains with Energy & Utility Skills, following a competitive tender process. The contract, which is being finalised currently, will run until 2024.

The SSB is an established structure in the gas industry that delivers the Matters of Gas Safety criteria and sets the competence and training requirements for engineer registration with Gas Safe Register.

Rachel Thomas, Finance & Assurance Director, Energy & Utility Skills commented on the contract appointment: “We are delighted to retain the SSB contract. The SSB role is key to ensuring a safe and competent gas engineering workforce.”


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