Propane & Natural Gas Vehicle Conversions & Inspections

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The Propane Vehicle courses include both the ICE (Internal Combustion Engine) and vehicle inspection programs. All courses meet the requirements of the B149.5-10, Installation Code for Propane Fuel Systems and Tanks on Highway Vehicles, the B109-01 Natural Gas for Vehicles Installation Code. Students complete both written and classroom demonstration and receive a license from TSSA or Provincial authority for the ICE programs and/or a certificate from the Propane Training Institute.

Applicable Certificate/License/Record of Training Regulations: Ontario Regulation 215/01, New Brunswick Regulation 84-608, Nova Scotia Regulation 11/2011.    GO TO REGULATIONS

 

ICE-P (Internal Combustion Engine – Propane) (ICE-P) (2 days)

Intended For: Mechanics who convert engines to propane or service propane powered engines.
Course Content: Fundamentals of propane, propane storage and transfer, ignition and propane, propane equipment as well as basic wiring and fuel management
Prerequisites: Mechanics license or equivalent
Valid for: 2 or 3 years depending on Province

 

ICE-IE-P (Internal Combustion Engine – Industrial Vehicle – Propane) (ICE-IE-P) (2 Days)

Intended For: Technicians who convert, service and maintain industrial vehicles such as forklifts and ice machines.
Course Content: Fundamentals of propane, propane storage and transfer, ignition and propane, propane equipment as well as basic wiring and fuel management
Prerequisites: None
Valid for: 2 or 3 years depending on Province

 

ICE-NG (Internal Combustion Engine – Natural Gas) (ICE-NG) (2 Days)

Intended For: Mechanics who convert engines to natural gas or service natural gas powered engines.
Course Content: Basics of natural gas, product storage & transfer, ignition & natural gas, equipment for natural gas road and industrial vehicles
Prerequisites: Mechanics license or equivalent
Valid for: 2 or 3 years depending on Province

 

ICE-IE-NG (Internal Combustion Engine – Industrial Equipment – Natural Gas) (ICE-IE-NG) (2 Days)

Intended For: Technicians who convert engines to natural gas or service natural gas powered industrial vehicle engines.
Course Content:
Basics of natural gas, product storage & transfer, ignition & natural gas, equipment for industrial vehicles
Prerequisites: None
Valid for: 2 or 3 years depending on Provinve

 

Highway Vehicle Conversion & Inspection (PTI 200-01) (1/2 day)

Intended For: Mechanics who complete the 5 year vehicle inspection on propane powered engines.
Course Content:
 Procedures for inspection of propane tanks, remote fills, piping & tubing, hose & fittings & engine equipment.
Prerequisites: ICE-P
Valid for: 3 years

 

Visual Re-Inspection of ASME Containers on Highway Vehicles (PTI 200-02) (1/2 day)

Intended For: Technicians who complete the 5 year vehicle tank inspections on propane powered vehicles.
Course Content:
 Procedures for inspecting, re-stamping and recording the inspection of propane tanks on highway vehicles.
Prerequisites: PTI 100-1, PTI 200-1, or ICE
Valid for: 3 years