Basic Installation Techniques in Liquefied Petroleum Gas Installation (LPGI)

The Basic Installation Techniques in LPG Gas course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the fundamental principles and practices involved in safely and effectively installing LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) systems. The course covers key aspects of LPG gas installation, including safety protocols, equipment selection, regulatory compliance, and hands-on installation procedures. Participants will gain practical skills and theoretical knowledge necessary for ensuring the proper installation of LPG gas systems in residential and commercial settings.

Who Should Attend:

  • Plumbers and pipefitters
  • Gas technicians and installers
  • Engineers involved in gas-related projects
  • Safety and compliance officers
  • Individuals seeking a career in LPG Installation


South Africa

Training Dates:

Each course starts every Monday of each week. Please book your training on a date that is a Monday.

Course Duration: T.B.A

Unit Standard: 58950

NQF Level: 3

Number of Credits: 120

Course Fees

Note: Please fill in the online application form on the left or bottom if this page to receive a quotation with detailed pricing from AATICD.

How to Apply:

To Apply Simply Fill in the Online Enquiries / Applications form on the Right Sidebar or Bottom of this website


When filling the online application form; please take note of your desired Training Month, Duration in Weeks and Training Session. This will give us the exact dates you will be attending your classes.

Also note that Tuition Fees must be paid upfront on or before training start date. This is to ensure that all resources are made availabe for you before you start. You will not be allowed into training if fees are not paid and verified.

Also note that Tuition Fees Cancellations must be made 14 business working days before the starting date of training. This will allow us to do a 50% refund of the total amount paid. If cancellations are made thereafter note that no refund will be made to delegates.

Tuition Fees include teas and lunch as well as either a laptop or tablet which a delegate will take home free of charge.

Tuition Fee DOES NOT include Accommodation, Dinners and other Extra Curricular Activities or Incidentals. Delegates are expected to fund this on their own. AATICD will not be held accountable for any incidents to delegates.

In-House Trainings are also available for 3 or more delegates for any duration. Please consult with our Administration for such In-House training bookings.

Course Outline

  1. Introduction to LPG Gas Installations
    • Importance of proper installation
    • Overview of LPG gas properties and usage
  2. Safety Considerations
    • Hazards associated with LPG gas
    • Safety regulations and standards
    • Personal protective equipment (PPE)
  3. Equipment Selection
    • Types of LPG gas systems (bulk, cylinder)
    • Components of an LPG gas system (regulators, valves, pipes, fittings)
  4. Regulatory Compliance
    • Local and international codes and standards
    • Permits and approvals
  5. Installation Procedures
    • Site assessment and planning
    • Gas system design considerations
    • Installation of pipes and fittings
    • Installation of regulators and valves
    • Leak testing and pressure checks
  6. Hands-on Practical Sessions
    • Assembling an LPG gas system
    • Conducting pressure tests
    • Identifying and rectifying leaks
    • Emergency shutdown procedures
  7. Maintenance and Troubleshooting
    • Routine maintenance practices
    • Identifying common issues and troubleshooting techniques
  8. Case Studies
    • Real-world installation scenarios and challenge