Blueprint your success as a Steamfitter-Pipefitter!
We offer all 3 periods of Apprenticeship Steamfitter-Pipefitter training. You'll learn layout, assembly, fabrication, maintenance and repair of water, steam, chemical and fuel pipe systems. The program combines extensive theory in the trade with some hands-on experience in the shop.
Steamfitter-pipefitters are employed by pipeline construction contractors and sub-contractors, thermal or steam generating plants, manufacturers, utility companies, oil refineries, gas plants, pulp mills and chemical plants. Employment prospects change with the seasonal and economic climates. Experienced steamfitter-pipefitters may advance to supervisory positions such as foreman, sub-contractor, contractor and construction superintendent.
Period 1: October 23 - December 15, 2017
Period 2: January 2 - February 23, 2018
Period 3: February 26 - April 20, 2018
Recommended path: English 30-2, Math 30-3, Physics 30, Chemistry 30 or Science 30. Related Career and Technology Studies courses.
Minimum Requirements: English 20-2, Math 20-3, Science 10 or Entrance Exam Category B.
Registered through Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training as an Apprentice Steamfitte-Pipefitter.
The technical training is the standard throughout the Province; therefore apprentices may take their technical school training at Portage College or any college or technical institute in Alberta offering Steamfitter-Pipefitter apprenticeship training.
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