Fireman’s Level Prep Course (Steam Engineering)


Fireman’s Level Prep Course

Participants will learn the basic principles of design, operation and maintenance of heating equipment used in building of moderate size.

This course helps prepare the student to write the Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan exam at the Fireman’s class.

Career Opportunities

Gain employment in a variety of smaller industrial, heating plants maintenance and or Janitor/Caretaker. These may include utility (power) plants, hospitals, schools, and breweries, mines, fertilizer plants or chemical plants, based on the Fireman’s certification regulation.

Topics include:

  • Low pressure heat boilers
  • Fuel and firing
  • Equipment
  • Automatic controls
  • Pumps
  • Piping
  • Fittings
  • Valves
  • Steam and hot water heating
  • Ventilation
  • Basic electricity
  • Cooling systems
  • Boiler & Pressure Vessel Act

Tuition & Schedule

Tuition & Schedule

Tuition: $695
Books: $400
Exam Sitting Fee: $100
Dates: DATES: January 18–22, 2016, Final exam February 2016 TBA
Time: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Yorkton, SK

Note: There is also an exam fee of $54 as required by TSASK (Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan).

Future Study Options

Future Study Options

Parkland College offers several more options in this field that may enhance your employability. These certificates and/or diplomas can add to your existing credentials and prepare you for the world of work. Qualified graduates may be able to apply some academic credits towards further study. For more information please use the links below:

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy

Notice of cancellation must be received 3 business days prior to the course.

Students are considered registered when:

  • Payment is received OR
  • Sponsorship by employer or funding agency is confirmed.

For more information please contact:

Dale Holstein
Coordinator, Trades, Industrial & Agriculture
Direct: 1.306.786.2762
Toll Free: 1.866.783.6766