Gas Technician G3-G2 Part-Time

The Gas Technician diploma program is taught using official TSSA curriculum which prepares students for the TSSA (Technical Standards and Safety Authority) Gas Fitter 3 and Gas Fitter 2 licensing examinations. The Gas Technician curriculum is delivered via lectures and practical hands-on workshops offering the advantage of practical application of lecture material. Evaluation techniques involve written and practical tests, and assignments.

 

Program Overview

  • Protect Self and Other
  • Fasteners, Hand Tools & Power Tools
  • Properties Characteristics, Safe Handling of Propane & Natural Gas
  • Installation Codes, Acts, Regulations
  • Introduction to Electricity
  • Technical Manuals, Specifications, Schematics, Drawings and Graphs
  • Customer Relations
  • Introduction to Piping & Tubing Systems
  • Introduction to Gas Appliances
  • Advanced Piping and Tubing Systems
  • Basic Electricity
  • Controls (Mechanical & Electronic)
  • Building as a System
  • Domestic & Non-Vented Appliances including BBQ’s
  • Gas Meters, Pressure Regulators and Relief Valves
  • Domestic Gas Fired Refrigerators
  • Conversion Burners
  • Water Heaters, Combo Systems, Potable Water Heating Systems
  • Forced Warm Air Heating Systems
  • Hydronic Heating Systems
  • Space Heating & Decorative Appliances
  • Venting Practices
  • Forced Air Add-on Devices
  • Air Handling