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.  

Find a Training Provider

Gas Certification

Find a recognized training provider

In order to obtain your Gas certificate, you will need to complete a relevant, recognized training program or course. The training providers listed in this table offer training recognized by Technical Safety BC.

While we work closely with training providers in order to recognize their courses and programs, we are not able to influence training provider offerings or schedules. If you have feedback or requests related to scheduling, we recommend contacting the training provider directly.

Recognized Training Team

Apprenticeship:

  • British Columbia Institute of Technology – BCIT

Apprenticeship:

  • British Columbia Institute of Technology – BCIT
  • Pacific Vocational College – PVC
  • Okanagan College
  • Thompson Rivers University – TRU
  • Camosun College

Plumbing, steam fitting - level 4 apprentice:

  • British Columbia Institute of Technology - BCIT
  • Camosun College
  • College of New Caledonia
  • North Island College
  • Okanagan College
  • Pacific Vocational College – PVC
  • Thompson Rivers University – TRU
  • UA Piping Industry College of BC
  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University – KPU

Distance learning:

  • British Columbia Institute of Technology – BCIT

Refrigeration - level 4 apprentice:

  • British Columbia Institute of Technology - BCIT
  • Refrigeration Training Institute – RTI
  • Okanagan College

Part-time evening for plumbing, steam fitting, sprinkler fitting and refrigeration TQ holders:

  • British Columbia Institute of Technology – BCIT
  • Camosun College
  • Ace Trades and Technical Institute
  • Okanagan College

Part-time evening:

  • British Columbia Institute of Technology – BCIT
  • Camosun College
  • Okanagan College
  • Ace Trades and Technical Institute

Full-time study:

  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University – KPU
  • Coast Mountain Bus Company (employees only)
  • British Columbia Institute of Technology – BCIT 
  • Vancouver Community College – VCC
  • Propane Training Institute - PTI
  • TeamWorks Solutions Limited
  • Okanagan College

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