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Course outlines are provided here for your information and reference as they become available and have received the required approvals.

Available BCIT course outlines can be accessed by selecting the term, the course subject and the course number from the dropdown list(s) below. If outlines are available for your selected term and course, they will then be listed. If any of these steps don’t result in what you are looking for, it indicates that no outline is currently available. If you are looking for an outline from a current term please check back closer to the start of the course or consult another outline from a previous term.  Please keep in mind that the content from previous outlines may be different than current offerings of the course. For historical outlines not covered in this system please contact BCIT Library at 604-432-8370 to see if they have the outline you require.

The course outline is a statement of educational intent and direction, providing BCIT students with clear, concise, accurate and readily available information related to course content and administration. BCIT course outlines are governed by Policy 5403 and the creation of course outlines is subject to the procedure described in 5403-PR1.

Refrigeration Mechanic - RFMX


While no outlines currently exist for this course, below are the course learning outcomes/competencies.

Course Learning Outcomes/Competencies

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the Worker's Compensation Board (WCB) workplace responsibilities of the employee and the employer.
  • Define terms used in the WCB Act.
  • Identify the WCB rules and regulations that apply to the piping and refrigeration trades.
  • Define WHMIS.
  • Describe employer and employee obligations as they relate to WHMIS.
  • Describe correct safety procedures for hand and power tools.
  • Describe shop safety equipment and lockout procedures.
  • Identify the classes of fires and the ways in which to extinguish them.
  • Identify the WCB regulations applicable to the handling and storing of hazardous material.
  • Describe the safety precautions to be observed when handling moving and storing hazardous material.
  • Be prepared to obtain Certification for Power Actuated Tools.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2007

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