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Insulator (Heat and Frost)

Trade Description:

Heat and frost insulators read and interpret drawings and specifications to determine the requirements, amount and type of materials for any specific project. They measure, cut, fit, install and secure insulation in the required area, and remove or seal off old asbestos insulation.

Potential employers include construction companies, insulation companies and industrial plants.

Trade Regulation PDF Document Prepping for the Exam - Booklist
National Occupational Analysis Sample Exams
 

Apprenticeship - Annual Requirements:

Levels Total Hours/Year
(On-the-Job & Technical Training)
Total Weeks/Year
(Technical Training)
Delivered By
4
1,800*
1,500**
6-5-5-5*
5-4-4-5**
RRC

* 2018 Technical Training Standard – effective School Year 2019-2020 (for incoming Level 1 apprentices)
** 2014 Technical Training Standard – effective until School Year 2021-2022 (for active apprentices only)

 

Training Standards:

2018 Technical Training Standard (See Implementation Schedule below)
PDF Document Level One PDF Document Level Chart
PDF Document Level Two PDF Document RSOS Subtask to Unit Comparison
PDF Document Level Three
PDF Document Level Four
 
2014 Technical Training Standard
PDF Document Level One PDF Document Level Chart
PDF Document Level Two PDF Document Profile Chart
PDF Document Level Three PDF Document NOA Subtask to Unit Comparison
PDF Document Level Four
 

Implementation Schedule

2019/2020 2020/2021 2021/2022 2022/2023
Level 1 – 2018 Standard Level 1 – 2018 Standard Level 1 – 2018 Standard Level 1 – 2018 Standard
Level 2 – 2014 Standard Level 2 - 2018 Standard Level 2 – 2018 Standard Level 2 – 2018 Standard
Level 3 – 2014 Standard Level 3 - 2014 Standard Level 3 - 2018 Standard Level 3 - 2018 Standard
Level 4 – 2014 Standard Level 4 - 2014 Standard Level 4 - 2014 Standard Level 4 - 2018 Standard
 

Challenging the Exam - Trades Qualification:

Years of Experience
Hours Required
Additional Practical
Exam Required
 6  9,000 No
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