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Antique Show Boiler Operator

Antique Show Boiler Operator

Antique Show Boiler Operator

The Antique Show Boiler Operator certificate allows you to operate antique boilers.

To obtain this certificate, you will need to meet certain eligibility requirements. You will also need to pass a certification exam and an evaluation.

General eligibility

In order to apply for your Antique Show Boiler Operator certificate, you must have:

  • Proof that you have experience in the construction, repair, operation, and maintenance of antique show boilers
  • Proof that you have a thorough knowledge of:
    • The operation of the plant for which you are responsible
    • The duties and responsibilities of a plant operator

Evaluation eligibility

You must:

  • Provide written proof that you are the owner or designated person responsible for the operation and maintenance of an antique show boiler

Refer to Safety Regulation for more information.

Apply for an evaluation

You can apply for an evaluation by following these steps:

  1. Submit a completed application for evaluation, along with clear copies of any prerequisites. You can submit the completed application as a PDF via our contact form.
  2. Pay a fee.

Apply for an exam

To take this exam, you must:

  1. Complete and submit an application to take the exam.
  2. Pay a fee.

Technical Safety BC will contact you to book your exam once your application has been approved.

About this exam

This exam is 3.5 hours long, and you must achieve a minimum grade of 65% to pass.