New pressure welder program is here


A new pressure welder program requires pressure welders in BC to be certified. In addition, a new pressure welder contractor licence class is now available.

Pressure welders in British Columbia are required to hold this certificate of qualification. This nationally recognized program assesses a welder’s skills, ensuring all pressure welders in BC are working to the relevant codes and standards. More details and how to apply.

A “PW” contractor’s licence holder is limited to performing subcontracted pressure welding on regulated items only under an installation, repair, and alteration permit that has been obtained by a holder of a class “A”, “Au”, “Ap”, “B”, and “REF” contractors’ licence holder. More details and how to apply.