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As a requirement of the Gas Safety Regulation and recognized by the Provincial Gas Safety Manager this course prepares students to write the examination to qualify for the Gas Fitter A Certificate of Qualification. A mandatory seven day practical component is included in the tuition and is offered at the end of the theory component in April and May. For examination fee information please visit the BC Safety Authority website.
Registrant is the holder of a Gas B Certificate of Qualification for at least two years.
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Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
Solve trades-related math problems
Solve trades-related science problems
Apply the gas laws to piping systems
Design storage and piping systems
Select pressure regulators
Determine complete combustion
Select burner systems
Select flame safeguard systems
Design control systems
Size venting systems
Explain appliance operation and application
Explain appliance start up procedures
Explain gas industry regulatory bodies
Effective as of Fall 2003
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