Gasfitting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A gasfitter does the following:

  • Plans, designs, installs and services natural and propane gas systems.
  • Installs and repairs gas appliances such as ranges, dryers, barbeques, furnaces, boilers and fireplaces.
  • Blueprint reading, drafting and sketching.
  • Works – steel, copper, brass, stainless steel, aluminum.
  • Works with valves, controls and fittings.
  • Measures, cuts, threads, braze welds, bends and flares pipe and tubing.
  • Installs and repairs underground gas mains.
  • Installs and test electrical wiring for gas appliances.
  • Reads gas meters.
  • Selects and installs propane tanks.
  • Must be physically fit and agile.
  • A gasfitter must be intelligent, able to make decisions and be productive.

 

Options

  • Available in Burnaby
  • Daytime and Afternoon Options
  • Level 1 and Level 2 Continuous Intake Options

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Excellent gasfitters make in excess of $27.00 per hour plus benefits on average.

The following is the price breakdown for levels one through two:

Level One Tuition Fee $500
Registration Fee $200
CSA B149.1 National Gas Code $240
Domestic/Commercial Gas Fitting, Level “B” Part I $55
Total $995
Level 2 Tuition Fee $500
Registration Fee $200
Domestic/Commercial Gas Fitting, Level “B” Part II $80
Total $780
*Note: Gas B Exam fee payable to the Safety Authority approx $300

Gasfitting technical training is offered in both the afternoon and daytime.  Contact Pacific Vocational College for dates and eligibility requirements (eg: “C” to “B” upgrading)

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