Electrical, Refrigeration and Power Engineering
Consider this course if you want to upgrade your knowledge and/or
certification to the Fourth Class Power Engineering level. Due to the
amount of subject material to be covered, you should be prepared to set
aside sufficient time for home study.
60 hours/20 weeks
Additional costs: Books
|CRN: 201403-137||January 14, 2015 - May 27, 2015|
Wed - 7:00-10:00 pm
Registration Deadline: January 7, 2015
Regulations require air conditioning and refrigeration technicians to obtain
a numbered certificate to buy refrigerants. You will examine recovery
procedures for CFCs and review environmental concerns such as acid rain
and ozone layer depletion due to the release of CFCs into the atmosphere. Automotive, commercial and domestic refrigeration/air conditioning systems will also be covered.
Regina courses will be scheduled when sufficient interest is shown. For more information or to add your name to the interest list, please call 306-775-7472.
Prerequisites: Regina course will be scheduled when sufficient interest is shown. For more information or to be placed on an interest list call 306-775-7472
This course currently has no offerings.
This online course is intended to assist students to prepare to write the Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan (TSASK) Limited Power Engineering (Fireman’s Certificate) exam. Topics include: Low pressure heat boilers, fuel and firing equipment, automatic controls, pumps, piping fittings, valves, steam and hot water heating, ventilation, basic electricity, and the Boiler Pressure Vessel Act and Regulations.
This is not a graded course; students receive confirmation of attendance from Saskatchewan Polytechnic.
Provincial testing is not included – contact the Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan (TSASK)(1-866-530-8599 to book an exam sitting).
You may register in ENGP 1805 up to 4 weeks before the end date but understand that online access ends on that date. You work through online course material on your own schedule and should be prepared to commit approximately 100 hours to complete the course. Communicate with your instructor by email for help. Students can also communicate with each through online discussions.
Additional costs: Textbooks (approx. $340).
|CRN: 201402-880||September 15, 2014 - December 4, 2014|
Registration Deadline: November 6, 2014
|CRN: 201403-793||January 5, 2015 - March 27, 2015|
Registration Deadline: April 27, 2015
|CRN: 201403-1506||March 30, 2015 - June 19, 2015|
Registration Deadline: May 22, 2015
Your studies will focus on fundamentals of refrigeration, refrigerants,
refrigeration systems, equipment, troubleshooting, repairing systems,
safety regulations and plant operation. This course is intended to prepare
students to write the Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan exam for
the Refrigeration Engineer’s Certificate, however, eligibility to challenge
the government exam still must be met. Provincial testing is not included
– contact the Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan (1-866-530-
8599) to ensure that you have met exam and certification requirements
(i.e. operating experience) and to book an exam sitting.
Note: No classes Oct 13
48 hours/16 sessions
Additional costs: Text approx $240; CSA B51-09 Boiler, Pressure Vessel and Pressure Piping Code (approx $190)
|CRN: 201403-136||January 12, 2015 - March 16, 2015|
Mon, Wed - 7:00-10:00 pm
Registration Deadline: January 5, 2015
|CRN: 201403-453||February 3, 2015 - March 26, 2015|
Tue, Thu - 7:00-10:00 pm
Registration Deadline: February 3, 2015
You will learn about the principles of refrigeration, refrigerants and
refrigeration systems, compressors and evaporators, condensers, cooling
towers and heat pumps, refrigeration control and accessories, how to
operate and maintain compression refrigeration systems, and absorption
systems. If you are interested in learning refrigeration or currently operate
refrigeration and air conditioning equipment, you will benefit from this
introductory course is intended to prepare students to write the Technical
Safety Authority of Saskatchewan exam for the Refrigeration Plant
Operator’s Certificate. Provincial testing is not included – contact the
Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan (1-866-530-8599) to ensure
that you have met exam and certification requirements (i.e. operating
experience) and to book an exam sitting.
Additional costs: Books
|CRN: TBA||July 4, 2014 - June 30, 2015|
This course will be delivered in Saskatoon when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information call 306-659-4101.
If you presently hold a Fireman’s Certificate and want to prepare for the
Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan exam, this course is for you.
Following the Panglobal Manual, you will learn about low-pressure
heating, refrigeration and air conditioning systems in large buildings.
51 hours/17, 8.5 weeks
Additional costs: Books
|CRN: 201403-139||January 13, 2015 - May 5, 2015|
Tue - 7:00-10:00 pm
Registration Deadline: January 6, 2015