Learn the fundamentals of heating, ventilation, air handling, electrical systems and multi-fuel heating systems. Experience the challenges in the installation, service and maintenance of gas, propane, oil fired burners, furnaces, boilers and hot water heaters, domestic and non-vented appliances and domestic gas fired refrigerators. Understand how to fabricate fuel delivery systems set up and adjust combustion efficiencies, size ventilation systems and combustion air requirements.
If you wish to work on gas fired appliances, whether residential or commercial, you must first be certified by the Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA). This DA Gas Technician Certificate program, based on the TSSA’s curriculum will teach you piping, appliance venting practices, as well as business practices to provide you with a well-rounded approach to working in the field as an Appliance Service Technician. At the end of the course, TSSA certification exams are administered, ensuring that you are current with TSSA standards. An additional fee of $170.00 will be charged to challenge the TSSA exam at the completion of the course.
Students who complete our structured Pre-Apprenticeship course will receive theory instruction together with the hands-on training methodology taught by highly trained instructors. Areas of study include; basic electricity, electrical and mechanical controls, building as a system and domestic and non-vented appliance.
Program length: 240 hours