Steamfitter Apprenticeship
Program Code: STMB-STMI-STMA (Full-Time) Length of Program: 8 Weeks (STMB) - 8 Weeks (STMI) - 8 Weeks (STMA) Awarded Upon Completion: Certificate of Apprenticeship
Basic STM-1069 Steamfitting Systems I STM-1059 Piping Materials and Joining Techniques STM-1043 Trade Documentation I STM-1023 Applied Trade Calculations I STM-1033 Welding I STM-1073 Workplace, Safety, Rigging and Hoisting I Intermediate STM-2049 Steamfitting Systems II STM-2036 Pipe Fabrication II STM-2023 Trade Documentation STM-2013 Applied Trade Calculations II STM-2003 Welding II Advanced STM-3019 Steamfitting Systems III STM-3016 Fluid Power Systems III STM-3036 Trade Documentation III STM-3023 Welding III

The steamfitter apprenticeship requires 9,000 hours on the job, less 840 hours of in-school training.

Students must successfully complete a provincial exam with a mark of 70% to receive a Certificate of Qualification with a journeyperson status. This includes an Inter-Provincial Trade Certificate (Red Seal).

Admission Requirements

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Applicants need a sponsor/employer and must register through the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD).

Applicants that are registered as an apprentice in a trade should receive a letter from the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD) inviting them to apply for schooling. All applications from that point will need their payment processed by the Office of the Registrar & Financial Aid Services at Lambton College.

If you are a registered apprentice and have not received a letter regarding apprenticeship schooling then contact your local MLTSD office.

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Employment Opportunities

Employment opportunities are available in manufacturing plants and commercial construction. Trade consists of layout, assembly, fabrication, maintenance and repair of piping systems carrying water, steam, chemicals and fuel and heating.

Tuition Fees

For tuition fees, please contact the Office of the Registrar & Financial Aid Services.

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