Gasfitter - Class B

Gas Fitters install, test, maintain, assemble, construct, operate, alter and repair gas-regulated products, such as appliances, supply lines, equipment and accessories for use in residential and commercial premises. Fuels may include natural gas, manufactured gas, liquefied petroleum gas, digester gas, landfill gas, biogas or a mixture or dilution of any of these gases and Hydrogen. Limitations are dependent upon a classification level of 'B' or 'A'.

Class B Gas Fitters (formerly known as “Domestic/Commercial”) may perform the installation or alteration of gas appliances and systems with an input limitation up to and including 120 kW (equivalent to 400,000 British Thermal Units).

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Recommendations

The following education is recommended: Grade 10 (Grade 12 preferred), including English 10, Math 10, and Science 10.

 

In BC, all Gas Fitters must hold a Class 'A' or Class 'B' Gas Fitter licence issued by Technical Safety BC.

 

The Apprenticeship Program comprises Levels 1 and 2 of progressive technical training, with each Level taking 10 weeks (300 hours) to complete. In addition, apprentices are required to accumulate 3,000 hours of work-based training (refer to the Industry Training Authority for alternative paths into the occupation).

PROGRAM TYPES

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Okanagan College

1000 K.L.O. Rd. Kelowna, BC

Jan 03 2023Mar 09 2023

Domestic Gas Fitter

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Camosun College

Interurban

Jan 09 2023Mar 10 2023

Domestic/Commercial Gas Fitter

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Thompson Rivers University

Kamloops

Jan 23 2023Mar 31 2023

Gasfitter - Class B (New Level)

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Okanagan College

1000 K.L.O. Rd. Kelowna, BC

Feb 28 2023May 05 2023

Domestic Gas Fitter

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BCIT

BBY - Burnaby

Apr 03 2023Jun 09 2023

Gasfitter - Class B

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BCIT

BBY - Burnaby

Apr 11 2023Jun 16 2023

Gasfitter - Class B

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Thompson Rivers University

Kamloops

Jun 05 2023Aug 11 2023

Gasfitter - Class B (New Level)

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Thompson Rivers University

Kamloops

Aug 21 2023Oct 27 2023

Gasfitter - Class B (New Level)

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Camosun College

Interurban

Aug 28 2023Nov 03 2023

Domestic/Commercial Gas Fitter

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Okanagan College

1000 K.L.O. Rd. Kelowna, BC

Sep 05 2023Nov 09 2023

Domestic Gas Fitter

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Okanagan College

1000 K.L.O. Rd. Kelowna, BC

Sep 05 2023Nov 09 2023

Domestic Gas Fitter

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BCIT

BBY - Burnaby

Sep 05 2023Nov 10 2023

Gasfitter - Class B

Institution

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BCIT

BBY - Burnaby

Sep 05 2023Nov 10 2023

Gasfitter - Class B

Institution

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Okanagan College

1000 K.L.O. Rd. Kelowna, BC

Jan 02 2024Mar 08 2024

Domestic Gas Fitter

Institution

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Program

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Okanagan College

1000 K.L.O. Rd. Kelowna, BC

Jan 02 2024Mar 08 2024

Domestic Gas Fitter

Institution

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Date

Program

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Thompson Rivers University

Kamloops

Mar 04 2024May 10 2024

Gasfitter - Class B (New Level)

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