Class WW FSR

Scope

A Class WW (water well) FSR certificate of qualification entitles the holder to assemble, construct, install, maintain or repair electrical equipment associated with water well systems. The certificate holder can also provide a supply of power to the noted electrical equipment, or branch circuit wiring from existing enclosures containing overcurrent devices to the pump equipment and associated controls.

Scope of work NOT included under this certificate:

  • Electrical work in hazardous locations.

Refer Electrical Safety Regulation, for more details.

To Book an Exam

  1. Complete the following application form online.
  2. Upload:
    -  appropriate documentation when prompted.
    -  scanned original copies of prerequisite documentation. Notarized copies will also be accepted.
  3. Make payment when you receive a call from a client service representative.
    Note: Only applicants who have submitted complete documentation and have passed the review are eligible for the exam. Candidates found ineligible will receive a letter notifying them of any missing requirements from Technical Safety BC.
  4. Exam request dates can be made during fee payment. Based on availability, exam dates can be scheduled 15-business days from the time of payment.
  5. Successful candidates will receive exam confirmation letter by mail or email, as per preference. If you have not received your confirmation letter a week prior to your tentatively scheduled date, please contact Technical Safety BC at 1 866 566 7233.

See details of certification exam fees, here.

 

Certification Renewal

All electrical field safety representative (FSR) certificates must be renewed every three years. 

Learn more about renewing your FSR certificate

 

Prerequisites

Minimum of two years (3600 hours) acceptable, relevant training and/or electrical work experience directly related to the scope of work of this certificate.

Documentation:

  • Provide either a resume or employer letter documenting job classifications, duties, scope and type of work performed.
  • Where Field Safety Representative(FSR) can verify experience, provide letters from employers signed by the FSR named on the contractor’s license showing FSR registration number, class, and original signatures.
  • Where experience cannot be verified by a current Class WW FSR, a notarized statutory declaration, outlining relevant work experience is required. Provide documents with original signatures.

See here for more details on documentation.

Resources

Required study material 
(to be supplied by the applicant at the exam)

  1. Current Canadian Electrical Code Part 1, as adopted in BC by the Electrical Safety Regulations. Sections - 0, 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 26, 28.
  2. Current version of the CSA errata

Reference material 
(to be supplied by the applicant at the exam)

Exam Rules

Recognized courses and course providers

Exam Locations
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By special arrangement, contact Prince George office
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