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Industrial and Trades Certification Courses

We're transitioning to a new registration system. If you're looking for a course that starts after July 1, 2017 visit saskpolytech.ca/part-time-studies.

Theory and practical instruction is provided to prepare piping trades people to write the provincial General Gas examination. Persons wishing to write the exam must prove journeyperson status in the plumbing or pipe fitting trades as well as Saskatchewan Domestic Gas endorsement. Additional costs may be the CSA B149.1-15, B149.2-15, and B149.3-15 Gas Code books, Saskatchewan Supplements CSA 149.1-15, B149.2-15, and B149.3-15. As well as Dutton's "Industrial and Commercial Gas Burner Systems". If you do not have current versions, you will be required to purchase for continuation into the course. Contact Regina, or Saskatoon, Campus Bookstore (306-775-7755 or 306-659-4030) to order, at least two weeks prior to course start date.

You must register with the Apprenticeship Board at least one month prior to this course to write your exam. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves, and work boots.


Course duration is 36 hours/2 weeks.

For more information call Carol Krawczyk (306-775-7475) or Jim Marcia (306-775-7484).



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This course will appeal to you if you have been Certified in Backflow Prevention and your Certification is about to expire. This course is designed as a refresher and to update you on new regulations and new equipment. Exam written on last day of class. For more information contact Carol Krawczyk (306-775-7475) or Jim Marcia (306-775-7484).

(materials and exam fee included), 12 hours/1 week
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
June 10, 2017 - June 11, 2017
Sat - 8:30 am-5:00 pm Sun - 8:30 am-1:00 pm
Room: A134
Registration deadline: June 3, 2017
Register Online
$525.00ReginaCRN: 201604-118

This course is an online 16-hour course that covers the theory required for forklift operators. In order to receive certification to operate a forklift you should take FORK 1801 which also has the practical operation of a forklift.



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You will learn the theoretical and practical application of the OTC (Overhead Traveling Crane). Training emphasizes on practical and safetyoriented components of crane operation and rigging. Rigging is the safe use of hardware such as slings, shackles, eyebolts, chain hoists and comea-longs in lifting operations. Upon completion of all learning outcomes, you will obtain a certificate stating you are a competent operator of up to (but not including) 50 tonne Overhead Travelling Crane according to OH&S regulations. Saskatchewan Polytechnic also offers this course at dates and times suitable for employers’ training staff.

This course will be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or for more information, call Sharon Hopkins at 306-765-1563 or email sharon.hopkins@saskpolytech.ca. You will be contacted when the interest list has a sufficient number of people. Please bring safety approved eye protection, work gloves, work boots, calculator and tape measure

This course currently has no offerings.

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