Course Description

This comprehensive course will help prepare you to write the Gas Appliance Service Technician Certificate of Qualification exam (formerly Gas C). For details about writing the exam to earn certification, see Technical Safety BC's website

A Gas Appliance Service Technician certificate of qualification entitles the holder to perform the servicing and repair of gas fired residential and light commercial appliances of the following gas systems:

  • gas appliances installed for residential use, or
  • light commercial appliances up to an input of 82 kW (280,000 BTUs).
To perform regulated work, Gas Fitters must be employed by a registered gas contractor or must be gas contractors themselves. 


An applicant for a gas appliance service certificate of qualification must have successfully completed a course in gas appliance service training acceptable to Technical Safety BC (such as this course).

Please do not purchase texts for this course as the instructor will go over required textbooks during the first class. Textbooks cost estimate: $500.

As a temporary measure to keep our learners safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, this course is currently not offered. It is under review for the potential to be run face-to-face following strict measures set in place by Camosun’s Safe Start Program. Please register for the interest list below to be alerted when this course will next be offered.


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Unfortunately, this course is currently not open for enrollment or is in the process of being rescheduled. Join Our Interest List below to be notified via email when the course is next available for registration.


Camosun College is located in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia with campuses on the Traditional Territories
of the Lekwungen and WSÁNEĆ peoples. We acknowledge their welcome and graciousness to the students who seek knowledge here.

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