A Gas Endorsement
Cross Connection Control Proctor
Red Seal Steamfitting
OFA Level 1
(604) 540-1945 (ext. 433)
Dave started his steamfitting career in 1975 which has continued till now. Since starting he has served an apprenticeship, received his Red Seal in steamfitting, obtained his license as a B and then later A fitter, as well as a cross connection control tester license. His work experience prior to teaching has involved heating and cooling installations, industrial installations, shipyards, petroleum, building automation, estimator, fabrication, rigging, foreman and service technician for all types of mechanical equipment.
He began instructing in 2006 at BCIT and in December of 2007 began teaching as a fulltime instructor at UAPICBC then operating as PIAB. He teaches steam apprenticeship programs, B Gas, A Gas and have served with the ITA as a SME in both steamfitting and gasfitting.
Beyond the work environment, he is married with two sons, enjoys doing a little fishing, travelling, cooking and family time.