Official Program Standards Notifications

Official Program Standards Notifications (OPSNs) are used by ITA to convey information regarding changes in the standards for training programs and information regarding training delivery to ITA training providers. OPSNs should be read in conjunction with the relevant program profile for a complete set of standards for the particular program.  Please consult the list below for details on OPSNs issued to date.

2018 OPSN
OPSN 2018 014 Ironworker (Generalist) Level 1 and Level 2 Standard Level Exams (SLE) have been launched. Issued: June 8, 2018
OPSN 2018 013 Professional Cook Changes have been made to the menus for the Professional Cook 1 practical assessment.  Issued: June 19, 2018
OPSN 2018 012 Production Horticulturist Program Designated "Inactive" Issued: June 1, 2018
OPSN 2018 011 Sheet Metal Worker A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: April 30, 2018
OPSN 2018 010 Welder Harmonized Foundation, Level 1 and Level 2 Standard Level Exams (SLE) have been launched. Issued: April 13, 2018
OPSN 2018 003.1 Steamfitter/Pipefitter A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: March 2, 2018
OPSN 2018 002.1 Gasfitter - Class B A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: March 2, 2018
OPSN 2018 001.1 Plumber A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: March 2, 2018
OPSN 2018 009 Landscape Horticulture A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: March 1, 2018
OPSN 2018 008 Boilermaker A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: March 1, 2018
OPSN 2018 007 Glazier A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: March 1, 2018
OPSN 2017 004.3 Industrial Electrician The effective date for the Program Outline has been revised to December 1, 2018. Issued: February 28, 2018
OPSN 2017 003.3 Construction Electrician The effective date for the Program Outline has been revised to December 1, 2018. Issued: February 28, 2018
OPSN 2018 006 Marine Service Technician A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: February 2, 2018
OPSN 2018 005 Concrete Finisher A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: January 25, 2018
OPSN 2018 004 Sprinkler Fitter A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: March 26, 2018
OPSN 2018 003 Steamfitter/Pipefitter A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: January 8, 2018
OPSN 2018 002 Gasfitter - Class B A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: January 8, 2018
OPSN 2018 001 Plumber A new Program Outline has been posted to the ITA website. Issued: January 8, 2018