trades_banner.jpg Compulsory Trade HSAP Red Seal Trade

Sprinkler System Installer

Trade Description:

A sprinkler system installer installs and maintains water, foam, carbon dioxide and dry chemical fire protection systems in buildings. Duties include reading drawings and specifications; planning system layouts; preparing written cost estimates; and communicating with customers.

Mechanical construction firms, plumbing contractors, heating and air-conditioning companies, and building developers all employ sprinkler system installers.

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  1,700  7-7-7  RRC

Training Standards:

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

Challenging the Exam - Trades Qualification:

Years of Experience
Hours Required
Additional Practical
Exam Required
6  10,200  No
PDF Document Work Experience Form

Accredited Programs:

Apprenticeship Trade Training Institution -
Secondary Schools 
Training Institution -
Post-Secondary Schools
Training Institution
Program Name 
Sprinkler System Installer __ Piping Industry Technical College Sprinkler System Installer Program 1