Prerequisite: GENI 2405
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This course covers the Gas Trade 3 required modules 3, 9.
Students investigate the properties/characteristics of propane and natural gas in relation to domestic appliances. They review basic ignition control systems and burner classification. Students learn about combustion, valve closures, testing for carbon monoxide, ventilation, evacuation and how to and how to assess gas leaks and evacuate if necessary. Students research the requirements of gas installation codes and appliance manufacturer instructions to learn how to convert an appliance from propane to natural gas or natural gas to propane.
Students are required to wear CSA approved safety footwear, protective eye wear and have small hand tools for lab work. Students are responsible for purchasing the Gas Trade 3 training modules, 3 & 9.
Students are required to maintain a minimum grade of 75% in both the practical and theory components of the program to meet TSSA requirements. A minimum of 80% attendance is required.