Medical Gas Certifications, Inc. was formed in 2010 by Dan Chisholm Jr. and Jonathan C. Willard.  MGC was created to revolutionize the ASSE 6000 series of medical gas certification programs by providing the courses 100% online.  The first online course developed for the MGC website was the ASSE 6040 Medical Gas Systems Maintenance Personnel Program launched on January 10, 2011.  MGC now offers the ASSE 6005 Medical Gas Specialist and the ASSE 6020 Medical Gas Systems Inspector certification.  MGC’s courses were developed by Jonathan C. Willard, an ASSE 6010, 6015, 6020, 6030, 6035, 6040, 6050, & 6055 Certified Instructor and MGPHO Credentialed Medical Gas Verifier (V-0135).


About Our Instructor

JW1These programs were developed by Mr. Jonathan C. Willard, who is an ASSE 6050 and 6055 Certified Instructor.

Jonathan C. Willard is the president and co-owner of Acute Medical Gas Services, which is a comprehensive medical gas and environmental testing services company with the vision to be a single-source, turnkey provider of these services.  He has worked in the medical gas and health care construction industry for about 20 years.  Prior to starting the company, he was the vice president of operations for a large mechanical contractor and also worked as a project manager on some of the most significant and complex healthcare projects in the region.  He holds numerous certifications and is one of only a handful of individuals that has earned all of the ASSE 6000 medical gas certifications.  He is a principal member of the Technical Committee on Medical Gas and Vacuum Piping Systems (NFPA 99: Health Care Facilities Code) and a principal member of the Technical Committee on Industrial and Medical Gases (NFPA 55: Compressed Gases and Cryogenic Fluids Code).  He holds a Credentialed Medical Gas Verifier (CMGV©) certification and has served on the Medical Gas Professional Healthcare Organization (MGPHO) Board of Directors.  He is also a LEED AP© (Accredited Professional), a certified Project Management Professional (PMP©), a Certified Healthcare Constructor (CHC), and is Certified in Plumbing Design (CPD©) with a Master of Science degree in Business Education (MBE).  He has published many articles on the subject of medical gases and has presented on compliance, emergency operations management, program development, and risk assessments to many of the healthcare engineering societies, trade groups, and other interested organizations.

Medical Gas Credentials:

  • ASSE 6010 Medical Gas Systems Installer Certified
  • ASSE 6015 Bulk Medical Gas Systems Installer Certified
  • ASSE 6020 Medical Gas Systems Inspector Certified
  • ASSE 6030 Medical Gas Systems Verifier Certified
  • ASSE 6035 Bulk Medical Gas Systems Verifier Certified
  • ASSE 6040 Medical Gas Systems Maintenance Personnel Certified
  • ASSE 6050 Medical Gas Systems Instructor Certified
  • ASSE 6055 Bulk Medical Gas Systems Instructor Certified
  • MGPHO Credentialed Medical Gas Verifier (V-0135)