Train for a Refrigeration Plant Operator Position in BC

Looking to train for a Refrigeration Plant Operator position in BC? To pursue a career in this field, you will need to meet certain education, training, and certification requirements – which TFM is here to help you with!

Train for a Refrigeration Plant Operator Position in BC

Refrigeration Plant Operator Position in BC

If you are interested in becoming a Refrigeration Plant Operator – here are the steps you can take to become qualified.

  • Meet the Educational Requirements

To be eligible for a refrigeration plant operator position in BC, you must have a high school diploma or equivalent. It is also helpful to have a background in math and science, particularly in areas such as physics, chemistry, and electrical engineering.

  • Obtain the Necessary Training

You will need to complete a refrigeration plant operator training program that is recognized by Technical Safety BC (TSBC). This training program should cover topics such as refrigeration principles, equipment maintenance, safety procedures, and regulations.

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  • Get Certified

Once you have completed your training program, you will need to obtain certification from the TSBC. The certification process typically involves passing a written exam and demonstrating your practical skills in a hands-on test.

  • Maintain your Certification

To maintain your certification, you will need to complete ongoing professional development courses and keep up-to-date with changes in regulations and technology, which TFM provides also.


It is also worth researching companies that operate refrigeration plants in BC. You can inquire about their hiring process and requirements, find out what they offer as far as wage and incentive programs, as well as better understand the potential for growth within the industry locally or across BC.


Click on the following link for a more in-depth outline for our Refrigeration program Refrigeration Plant Operator Power Engineering Curriculum. And if you need additional information about this program or others – please don’t hesitate to contact us via email or by calling 778-873-1050.

Curious what Refrigeration Plant Operator positions are available across the Lower Mainland or throughout our province? See all current listings here