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Venue: Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan - 2213 11th Street West, Saskatoon -THEORY
              TBD  (Practical)

Date: August 29 - September 2, 2022

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Instructor: Jim Cameron

Upon successful completion of this CSA-recognized course, the journey-person plumber or steamfitter/pipefitter will be eligible to challenge the CSA Medical Gas Piping Installer’s Exam for certification to install, commission, and maintain medical gas piping systems. This course consists of the required 32 hours of classroom theory plus the required 4 hours of practical hands-on application.

Students will learn to:

Determine the overall concept of the CSA Z7396.1 Standard and the requirements for installer certification, common trade practices and protocol for hospital shutdowns.
Determine the correct materials to be used for the installation of medical gas systems.
Determine installation procedures for distribution pipelines systems and terminal units in accordance with the Standard.
Install and maintain master and local alarms.
Install and maintain the supply sources for medical gas systems.
Test piping systems in accordance with the Standard and accompany the testing agency with their testing requirements.

Students are required to bring:

Suitable PPE for open flame shop –safety boots, safety glasses, gloves, long sleeve cotton or other flame-resistant clothing
CSA Z7396.1-17 Medical Gas Pipeline Systems Code Book
This course is a pass/fail. A minimum grade of 70 percent on the theory assessments is required to pass this course. 

Deadline to register is July 15, 2022