Steamfitter/Pipefitters install and repair both high-pressure and low-pressure pipe systems used in manufacturing, the oil and gas industry, in the generation of electricity, and in the heating and cooling of buildings. The Steamfitter/Pipefitter program provides the skills and knowledge to lay, cut, assemble, install, maintain pipe systems and supports. Graduates will also be prepared to work with related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial production and processing systems.

This program is recognized by the Apprenticeship and Certification Board as an Interprovincial Trade (Red Seal Endorsed) which allows the holder to work in other provinces /territories without having to re-certify.

Admission and Administration Requirements
Academic Admission Requirements:
  • High school diploma or high school equivalency (Transcript and/or diploma to be forwarded to the College); or
  • Mature students who do not meet the education prerequisites may be considered for admission on an individual basis provided the following conditions are met:
    • Applicants are at least 19 years of age at the time of application;
    • Applicants have been out of school for at least one year;
    • Applicants complete the standardized assessment instrument and obtain the result of high school equivalence on all subtests;
    • Applicants present a certified copy of grades for the highest educational level attained.
Administration Requirements:
  • Completion of Keyin College’s official application form;
  • Application fee of $50 (non-refundable).  It must be noted that this is an additional cost for the processing of your application;
  • International applications are subject to a $250 application processing fee (non-refundable);
  • Student fee of $75.
Steamfitter/Pipefitter Courses View
  • WHMIS 1520
  • Standard First Aid TS1530
  • Occupational Health & Safety TS1510
  • Low Pressure Steam PF1541
  • Pipe Template Development PF1550
  • Pipe Layout & Fitting Fabrication PF1560
  • Introduction to Electric Welding & Cutting PF1571
  • Tools & Equipment PF1340
  • Blueprint I (Basic Residential) PF1350
  • Blueprint II (Advanced Residential/Light Commercial) PF1360
  • Rigging PF1370
  • Introduction to Fuel Brazing & Cutting PF1380
  • Pipe & Tubing Fundamentals PF1390
  • Steel Piping PF1400
  • Copper Piping PF1410
  • Plastic Piping PF1421
  • Aluminum Piping PF2110
  • Piping Valves PF1440
  • Hydronic Heating I PF1450
  • Pipe Trade Math Fundamentals AM1260
  • Math Essentials AM1100
  • Communication Essentials CM2160
  • Workplace Essentials SD1760
  • Computer Essentials MC1060
  • Introduction to Apprenticeship AP1101

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