AB, BC, MB, NL, NS, NT, NU, PE, QC, YT
LOCATIONS DESIGNATED RED SEAL
Median wage in Canada
GASFITTERS – CLASS A install, inspect, repair, and maintain gas lines and gas fired equipment with unlimited British Thermal Units (BTU) in residential, commercial, industrial, institutional and agricultural settings. They also service, repair, remove and replace gas-fired equipment and components of gas-fired equipment. Performing tasks:
- Performs safety -related functions and common occupational skills.
- Gas Piping Preparation and Assembly.
- Installs venting and air supply systems.
- Selects and installs electrical and electronic components, and instrumentation control systems.
- Installs gas-fires systems and propane storage.
- Tests and commissions of gas-fires systems.
- Servicing gas-fired systems.
ABOUT RED SEAL TRADES
The Red Seal Program, formally known as the Interprovincial Standards Red Seal Program, is a program that sets common standards to assess the skills of tradespeople across Canada. The industry is heavily involved in developing the national standard for each trade. It is a partnership between the federal government, provinces, and territories responsible for apprenticeship training and trade certification in their jurisdictions.