Gasfitter (Class B)

Gasfitters – Class B design, install, test, adjust, maintain and repair lines, appliances, equipment and accessories in various sectors. Fuels may include natural gas, manufactured gas, liquefied petroleum gas, digester gas, landfill gas, biogas or a mixture or dilution of any of these gases and Hydrogen. Appliances and equipment include those that do not exceed 400 000 Btuh (British Thermal Units per hour) or 120 kW (kilowatts) such as boilers, burners, makeup air units, furnaces, process burners, and various other gas-fired equipment.

NEW PROGRAM INFORMATION - Level 1 in effect September 2018

Program Profile Describes the requirements for apprentices and challengers to earn certification.  Will be made available closer to March 2018
Program Outline Guidelines for delivery of technical training at ITA Recognized Training Providers Download (828 PDF KB)
Exam Weighting Charts The Exam Weighting Charts for the level exams will be made available as the level exams are launched. Will be made available by September 2018

 

Program Updates:

For details of changes to the program, please refer to OPSN 2018 002

Program Information

The documents below offer detailed information specific to this program.

  • Program Profile
  • Describes the requirements for apprentices and challengers to earn certification
  • Download(PDF 120.27 KB)
  • Program Outline
  • Guidelines for delivery of technical training at ITA Recognized Training Providers
  • Download(PDF 715.09 KB)

Challenge Certification/Recognize Prior Experience

If you have significant work experience in a trade but have never been certified in Canada, you may apply to challenge the certification.

OR

If you sponsor apprentices but have never been certified in Canada, you may request to supervise and sign-off apprentices when they are ready to be certified.