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Ironworker (Generalist)

Trade Description:

Ironworkers are skilled tradespeople with a range of skills. They erect structural steel components, reinforce steel, post tension tendons, install conveyors and robotic equipment and perform reconstructive work on existing structures and bridges. The full range of tasks as an ironworker includes planning and co-ordination of equipment, materials and human resources; construction and demolition of structures; and storage and inventory of materials and equipment.

Construction contractors, insulation contractors, and industrial plants are major employers of ironworkers.

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
3 1,800 9-7-9*
9-6-9**
RRC

* 2020 Technical Training Standard – effective School Year 2020-2021 (for incoming Level 1 apprentices)
** 2012 Technical Training Standard – effective until School Year 2019-2020 (for active apprentices only)

 

Training Standards:

2020 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
 
2012 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
 

Implementation Schedule

2020/2021
Level 1 – 2020 Standard
Level 2 – 2020 Standard
Level 3 - 2020 Standard
 

Challenging the Exam - Trades Qualification:

Years of Experience
Hours Required
Additional Practical
Exam Required
 4.5  8,100  No
PDF Document Work Experience Form