Stationary Engine Mechanics






Bâtiment et travaux publics

Number of credits


Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

1800 Hours


In effect until June 30th, 2019.

New version

Stationary Engine Mechanics (New version)

Acquire the competencies necessary to ensure the correct operation and installation of heating and refrigeration systems, ventilation and air conditioning systems; inspection, repair and maintenance of auxiliary heating, refrigeration, ventilation and cooling systems; maintain central heating.

To be eligible for admission to this program, candidates must meet one of the following requirements:

Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent, for example, an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary V studies, or a postsecondary diploma such as the Diploma of College Studies or a Bachelor's degree
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning
Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test (see the following table), or recognition of equivalent learning
Persons who have obtained Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister are required to pursue general education courses, concurrently with their vocational training, in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they lack in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister.

Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT En ligne)

Job titles

Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / CompetencyHours
867112Determine their suitability for the trade and the training process30
867122Apply the rules of occupational health and safety30
867138Perform inspection operations on low-capacity boilers120
867142Communicate in the workplace30
867158Analyze and treat the water in heating and refrigeration systems120
867168Perform inspection operations on heating systems120
867178Perform operations on low-capacity refrigeration systems120
867185Apply mechanical maintenance techniques75
867194Adjust air regulation circuit components60
867203Perform simple welding and oxygen cutting tasks45
867214Apply techniques for maintaining and repairing fluidic circuit accessories60
867226Perform inspection operations on refrigeration systems90
867238Maintain and repair heating systems120
867244Ensure the smooth operation of a compressed air or gas system60
867256Inspect the electrical system and maintain emergency equipment90
867264Inspect an electric and electronic control circuit60
867278Monitor and maintain ventilation and air conditioning systems120
867284Maintain and repair refrigeration systems60
867293Apply a decision-making process45
867303Inspect a fire protection system45
867313Interpret building plans45
867327Use preventive maintenance and centralized control software105
867338Manage energy in a building120
867342Use job search techniques30