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.  

Gas Venting

Gas Certification

Overview

A Gas Venting Certificate of Qualification allows you to alter, repair, and install venting for appliances that have a maximum individual input up to and including 120 kW, under an appropriate permit.

This certificate does not include:

  • direct vent appliances
  • ability to install, service, or commission gas appliances
  • ability to be named on a permit

To obtain this certificate, you will need to meet certain eligibility requirements and pass an exam.

To apply for this exam, you must have one of the following:

  • An industry training credential in sheet metal, plumbing, steamfitting, refrigeration, or sprinkler fitting
  • An equivalent combination of experience and training in gas venting recognized by the provincial safety manager

Refer to Gas Safety Regulation for more information.

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