Skilled trades updates

A new skilled trades certification has been announced by the Province. Learn more about how it affects our gas and electrical clients.  

Skilled trades updates

A new skilled trades certification has been announced by the Province. Learn more about how it affects our gas and electrical clients.  

Antique Show Boiler Operator

Operator Certification

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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Renew your certificate

Your certificate is valid for three years after the date of issue and then can be renewed through your online account.

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