Skip to the main content
This website uses cookies to give you a better online experience. By using this website or closing this message, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. More information
Alberta Supports Contact Centre

Toll Free 1-877-644-9992

Find This Program At Other Schools
Program Information
Schools Offering this Program
  • All
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E
  • F
  • G
  • H
  • I
  • J
  • K
  • L
  • M
  • N
  • O
  • P
  • Q
  • R
  • S
  • T
  • U
  • V
  • W
  • X
  • Y
  • Z

Hydronic Designer/Installer Program Hydronic Designer & Installer Certification Courses

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

Hydronics professionals are an important part of building systems. They work on systems of heating or cooling that use a fluid (usually water or vapour) to transfer heat or cold within a closed system of pipes. NAIT's Hydronics program will provide you with foundational knowledge of these systems, exploring topics involving solar, fuel cell and geothermal heating sources.


Office of the Registrar
11762 - 106 Street
Edmonton, Alberta, T5G2R1, Canada

  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less

    Hydronic Designer: 3 courses with 3 exams

    Hydronic Installer: 3 courses with 3 exams

  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education Only
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements

A successful student can be certified as a Hydronic Designer, Hydronic Installer or both. Once you have completed all coursework and achieved grades of 70% or better on all exams, NAIT will submit your credentials to the Canadian Hydronics Council (CHC) for certification.

Note that different jurisdictions have different requirements regarding who is eligible to perform installations. In Alberta, you must be an apprentice plumber, steamfitter or pipefitter to install hydronic systems. 

For more information, please visit Hydronic Designer & Installer Certification Courses

Transfer(s) Eligibility

Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.

Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated December 07, 2023. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

Educational program information is provided as an introduction and for general reference. For current information about programs and school requirements or policies, check the school calendar, visit their website or contact the school directly.
The Government of Alberta is working in partnership with the Government of Canada to provide employment support programs and services.

Was this page useful?