Canadian Pipeline Fusion Technician Certification Program
The Pipeline Fusion Technician Certification Program (the Program) provides the necessary documentation of personnel for companies operating in the oil and gas pipeline sector who construct pipelines from non-metallic materials. The program provides necessary verifications for demonstrating compliance with competency obligations identified in sections 3, 12 and 13 of the CSA Z662-19. The Program structure is operated in accordance with the ISO/IEC 17024 for Conformity assessment – General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons. Technical assessment is conducted in accordance with the ISO 19480 guidelines.
The program issues certification based on the assessment of an individual’s performance on code qualification, technical qualification and procedure qualification examinations.
The program includes 3 Levels certification and a standardized procedure registry.