Fuels Safety Industry Workshops

Fuels Safety Industry Workshops

TSSA is offering full-day workshops across the province through May and June on new Propane Installation Codes and Fuel Code 2016. 

Fuel Oil Workshop

This one-day industry workshop is on the TSSA Fuel Oil Code – 2016, which adopts CSA-B139 Series 15.

Workshop Locations

  • LONDON: Thursday, May 25, 2017
  • TORONTO: Thursday, June 8, 2017
  • OTTAWA: Thursday, June 15, 2017

COST:  $250.00 (plus HST) = $282.50

In this workshop, you will learn about the Fuel Oil Regulations and Fuel Oil Code 2016 requirements. The training will cover the components of the code including:

  • indoor and outdoor aboveground tanks;
  • diesel engines – including generators and fire pumps;
  • exhaust/vent systems;
  • piping installations;
  • leak detection; and
  • portable diesel generators and other mobile oil-burning equipment.

Who should attend

Contractors, Engineers, Consultants, and Installers involved with designing and installing fuel oil or diesel tank systems, including commercial and industrial appliances/engines. You should also attend if you work on, operate, or maintain facilities that use diesel or fuel oil equipment.


  • 8:00-9:00 AM Registration
  • 9:00-9:30 AM TSSA Regulatory Framework
  • 9:30-12:00 PM CSA-B139.1.0 Large Installations: Fuel Oil Piping Systems; Indoor and Outdoor; Aboveground Tanks; and Venting/Exhaust Systems
  • 12:00-1:00 PM Lunch
  • 1:00-2:30 PM CSA-B139.1.1 Stationary Engines
  • 2:30-3:30 PM Portable Engines and Other Portable Oil-Burning Equipment
  • 3:30-4:00 PM Workshop and Questions

Participants will be provided with a continental breakfast, refreshments and lunch.


Propane Workshop

This one-day industry workshop is on the legal framework, risk and safety management plans (RSMPs), technical requirements, latest changes in codes, and common field issues associated with propane.

Workshop Locations

  • OTTAWA: Wednesday, May 3, 2017
  • SUDBURY: Tuesday, May 16, 2017
  • KINGSTON: Tuesday, May 30, 2017
  • THUNDER BAY: Thursday, June 8, 2017
  • TORONTO: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
  • LONDON: Thursday, June 29, 2017

COST:  $250.00 (plus HST) = $282.50

Who should attend

  • Engineers and Consultants involved with design of propane systems, filling plants and refill centres
  • Contractors and Installers performing propane installations
  • Technicians and Operators handling, storing and dispensing propane


  • 8:00 AM – 8.30 AM Registration
  • 8.30 AM – 9:00 AM TSSA Regulatory Framework: Act and Regulations; Code Adoption Documents; and Director’s Orders and Advisories
  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Relevant Codes for Propane: B149.2/1/5; and NFPA 58
  • 10.00 AM -10.15 AM Break
  • 10.15 AM – 11.00 AM Licensing Requirements: What need to be licensed; L1 and L2; RSMP and Hazard Distance
  • 11.00 AM – 12.00 PM Training & Certification: Certification, LP Endorsement, ROT
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch
  • 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM New Requirements in 2017: CSA B149 – 2015; CAD 2017
  • 3:00 PM- 3:15 PM Break
  • 3:15 PM -4:45 PM Field Issues/Q & A on Current Topics, such as appliances servicing, tank evacuation, tank transport, contractor audit, leak reporting, etc.

Presenters: Solomon Ko, P Eng., FEC, Senior Engineer, Fuels Safety, TSSA and Mark Westen, M.S.T., B.A., Gas Technician, Oil Burner Technician, LP, Training and Certification Advisor, TSSA.


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