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Theory and practical instruction is provided to prepare piping trades people to write the provincial gas examination. Persons wishing to write the exam must prove fourth year apprentice status in the plumbing or pipe fitting trades, for the Domestic Gas Fitters exam and journeyperson status in the plumbing or pipe fitting trade for the General Gas License. There will be separate classes for those challenging the domestic and the general gas exam.

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

$944 (Domestic Gas), $1,237 (General Gas), (includes code books, manuals) 36 hours/2 weeks
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
November 27, 2015 - December 6, 2015
Fri - 7:00-9:59 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Room: S103A
Registration deadline: November 27, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$615.00SaskatoonCRN: 201502-739
November 27, 2015 - December 6, 2015
Fri - 7:00-9:59 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Room: S103A
Registration deadline: November 27, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$645.00SaskatoonCRN: 201502-740
April 8, 2016 - April 17, 2016
Fri - 7:00-9:59 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Room: S103A
Registration deadline: April 8, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$615.00SaskatoonCRN: 201503-768
April 8, 2016 - April 17, 2016
Fri - 7:00-9:59 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Room: S103A
Registration deadline: April 8, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$645.00SaskatoonCRN: 201503-769

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This course is designed to familiarize service technicians with the operation, servicing and troubleshooting procedures of air brake systems, including ABS systems. Detailed instruction will be provided in the application of air brake systems presently used in the industry. Operational air brake boards will be utilized for practical training. Statements of Attendance are issued to those who successfully pass a written examination upon completion of the course. Successful completion is recognized by the Vehicle Standards and Inspection Divisions and is also a requirement for Vehicle Inspection Certification (70% required for credit).

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 306-659-4195. You will be contacted when the interest list has a sufficient number of people. This course is not recognized as a qualification for 1A Drivers licensing. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves and work boots.

28hours/1week (4 days)
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
June 15, 2015 - June 18, 2015
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Registration deadline: June 8, 2015
Register Now
$550.00SaskatoonCRN: 201404-1517
September 28, 2015 - October 1, 2015
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration deadline: September 21, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$575.00SaskatoonCRN: 201502-1341
March 29, 2016 - April 1, 2016
Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration deadline: March 29, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$575.00SaskatoonCRN: 201503-1172
Recertification of PLMB 1603.

Prerequisites:


Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
June 6, 2015 - June 7, 2015
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-2:00 pm
Room: A134
Registration deadline: June 6, 2015
Register Online
$485.00ReginaCRN: 201404-1162
September 19, 2015 - September 20, 2015
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-3:00 pm
Room: A134
Registration deadline: September 12, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$505.00ReginaCRN: 201502-666
June 11, 2016 - June 12, 2016
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-3:00 pm
Room: A134
Registration deadline: June 4, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$505.00ReginaCRN: 201504-85
This course will appeal to those involved in the application, enforcement, sales, installation and testing of backflow preventers. The first part of the course deals with the principles of cross connections, application of devices and current regulations and bylaws. The balance of time is dedicated to hands-on testing in our Cross Connection Control Manual (75% required for successful completion).

Exam on last day of class. In Saskatoon, this course will also be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information, call 306-659-4195 in Saskatoon or 306-775-7475 in Regina. You will be contacted to arrange dates and times when the interest list has a sufficient number of people. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves and work boots.

(materials and exam fee included), 36 hours/2 weeks
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
October 16, 2015 - October 25, 2015
Fri - 7:00-9:59 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:30 am-4:59 pm
Room: S103A
Registration deadline: October 16, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$895.00SaskatoonCRN: 201502-734
March 11, 2016 - March 20, 2016
Fri - 7:00-9:59 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:30 am-4:59 pm
Room: S103A
Registration deadline: March 11, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$895.00SaskatoonCRN: 201503-782
April 8, 2016 - April 17, 2016
Fri - 7:00-9:59 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:30 am-4:59 pm
Room: S103A
Registration deadline: April 8, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$895.00SaskatoonCRN: 201503-755
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.

Bring your own Cross Connection Control Manual

$467 (materials and exam fee included), 12 hours/1 week
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
November 7, 2015 - November 8, 2015
Sun, Sat - 8:30 am-4:59 pm
Room: S103A
Registration deadline: November 7, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$505.00SaskatoonCRN: 201502-829
This course is an eight-hour theory session followed by a minimum of eight hours of lift truck operation. To receive certification, applicants are required to demonstrate knowledge of lift trucks for pre-operation and operation. Operating time and examination will be given on a lift truck. Certification requires applicants to complete a written and driving examination. This course meets Saskatchewan Safety Council Standards and Occupational Health and Safety requirements. Certification: Saskatchewan Safety Council.

Exam written on last day of class. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves and work boots.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 12, 2015 - September 13, 2015
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: A153
Registration deadline: September 5, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$620.00ReginaCRN: 201502-672
November 7, 2015 - November 8, 2015
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: A153
Registration deadline: October 31, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$620.00ReginaCRN: 201502-671
March 26, 2016 - March 27, 2016
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: A153
Registration deadline: March 19, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$620.00ReginaCRN: 201503-650
May 21, 2016 - May 22, 2016
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: A153
Registration deadline: May 14, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$620.00ReginaCRN: 201504-86
Instruction focuses on Gas installations & applications with gas load capped at 400,000 BTUH. Pre-requisite for PIPE 1803 is a Journeyperson status in the Refrigeration trade. Successful students can apply to Sask Apprenticeship to challenge the Provincial Gas Exam for Domestic Gas Certification. Contact Information: Jim Marcia 306-775-7484 or Carol Krawczyk 306-775-7475

+ GST
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
October 13, 2015 - November 29, 2015
Tue, Wed, Thu - 6:00-10:00 pm
Fri - 5:30-10:30 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 140.1
Registration deadline: October 6, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$1,898.00ReginaCRN: 201502-662
February 9, 2016 - April 2, 2016
Tue, Wed, Thu - 6:00-10:00 pm
Tue, Wed, Thu - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sat - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Room: 140.1
Registration deadline: February 2, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$1,898.00ReginaCRN: 201503-645
January 15, 2016 - February 13, 2016
Fri - 6:00-9:59 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Sat - 8:00 am-2:59 pm
Room: S103A
Registration deadline: January 15, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$1,898.00SaskatoonCRN: 201503-773
March 18, 2016 - April 23, 2016
Fri - 6:00-9:59 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Sat - 8:00 am-2:59 pm
Room: S103A
Registration deadline: March 18, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$1,890.00SaskatoonCRN: 201503-775
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 306-659-4102. 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.

Course curriculum emphasizes the structural integrity of a vehicle as well as steering and suspension. You should be a journeyman or have an equivalent level of knowledge and significant practical experience in wheel alignment and steering geometry in order to successfully complete this course. Course instruction will be delivered at a journeyman level. You must attend all 3 days of course instruction and successfully complete examinations developed to determine your level of understanding of each section. Theory and practical examinations are administered during the course. You should be prepared to commit 4-6 hours of personal study time to familiarize yourself with inspection standards and course material. You must acquire a pass mark in each section and an overall mark of 75% to successfully complete the course.

To place your name on the interest list, call Carol Krawczyk at 306-775-7475. For further information concerning technician certification requirements, contact SGI Vehicle Standards and Inspections at 1-800-667-8015, ext. 6188. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves and work boots.

24 hours/1week (3 days)

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
October 6, 2015 - October 8, 2015
Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Registration deadline: October 6, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$575.00Moose JawCRN: 201502-696
April 5, 2016 - April 7, 2016
Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Registration deadline: April 5, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$575.00Moose JawCRN: 201503-688
May 10, 2016 - May 12, 2016
Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Registration deadline: May 10, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$575.00Moose JawCRN: 201504-89

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