Heat Treatment Technician - Apprenticeship and Occupational Certification
Apprenticeship training is not available for this occupation.
An individual desiring certification as a journeyperson in New Brunswick in the heat treatment technician occupation is required to meet one of the criteria as stipulated in Board Order GC001.1, “Requirements to Obtain a Certificate of Qualification.”
A person who has gained the equivalent of 7200 hours of practical experience with a training program or 9000 hours of practical experience without a training program in the heat treatment technician occupation may apply to challenge the certification examination. Successful candidates will receive a New Brunswick Certificate of Qualification.
For more information, please see the corresponding board order for this occupation under Tasks, Activities and Functions of a Designated Occupation.
Qualified journeypersons are familiar with the materials, tools, principles and skills required in the heat treatment technician occupation.
Heat treatment technicians set-up and operate heating equipment to perform controlled heat treating of ferrous and non-ferrous materials through a variety of heat treatment methods. They interpret documentation such as codes, blueprints and specifications and possess a sufficient knowledge of math and science necessary to understand process interactions. They also perform maintenance and repair of heat treatment equipment.
|Fee Description||Rate in $||Effective Date|
|Certificate of Qualification Examination||2012-07-31|
|Certificate of Qualification based on "out-of-province journeyperson status"||150.00||2012-07-31|
|Replacement of Certification Documents||20.00||2012-07-31|
|Tuition Fees - Technical Training weekly rate||85.00||2012-07-31|
|Certificate of Qualification Challenger Assessment Fee||100.00||2012-07-31|
|Prior Learning Assessment||100.00||2012-07-31|
|Replacement of Photo Identification Card||20.00||2012-07-31|
|Assessment of Foreign Credentials||100.00||2012-07-31|