Courses

The Propane Training Institute (PTI) currently has over 30 different course offerings, covering over 150 learning objectives.

Our courses have been designed to address specific job-related topics so that your employees can take the training that is appropriate for them.

Most of our courses have been designed to be completed in eight hours or less, reducing time away from work. Our newest self-study courses (Hose Testing, Securement) can be delivered as on-the-job training under the guidance of a supervisor.

Training Costs

To view our price list, which includes the prices for all courses and trainer/examiner registration fees please click here.

Get Trained Today - An Overview of PTI Products and Services:

PTI 100-01: PROPANE PUMP ATTENDANT

PTI 100-01: PROPANE PUMP ATTENDANT

This course has been designed for individuals who fill propane cylinders and auto propane tanks – generally in a retail setting. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or gain initial knowledge through self-study by reading the course manual in conjunction with viewing the course video, followed up with a demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer or Examiner. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

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PTI 100-02: FILLING AUTO PROPANE TANKS

PTI 100-02: FILLING AUTO PROPANE TANKS

This course has been designed for individuals who fill their own auto propane tanks generally through a private propane dispensing system, keylock or cardlock system. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or gain initial knowledge through self-study by reading the course manual in conjunction with viewing the course video, followed up with a demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer or Examiner. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

For the full course description, please click here.

PTI 100-03: TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS - PROPANE/LPG SPECIFIC

PTI 100-03: TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS - PROPANE/LPG SPECIFIC

NEW! This course has been designed for individuals who offer propane for transport, who transport propane, or direct others to either transport or offer for transport propane and other LPG’s that fall under the UN Dangerous Goods number 1075 or 1978. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or, upon the direction of a PTI certified Trainer, study the course manual and attend a specialized review session and demonstration of correct procedures by a PTI certified Trainer. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

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P•T•I 100-04: CYLINDER INSPECTION & RE-QUALIFICATION

P•T•I 100-04: CYLINDER INSPECTION & RE-QUALIFICATION

This course has been designed for individuals who wish to become certified by Transport Canada to conduct cylinder inspections and re-qualifications based on the visual inspection method. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or, upon the direction of a P·T·I certified Trainer, study the course manual and attend a specialized review session and demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

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P•T•I 100-05: INSPECTION OF PRESSURE RELIEF VALVES IN PROPANE TANKS

P•T•I 100-05: INSPECTION OF PRESSURE RELIEF VALVES IN PROPANE TANKS

This course has been designed for individuals who are conducting a visual inspection of the pressure relief valve on propane storage tanks located at the customer site. Students who take this course may also wish to take the companion course – P·T·I’s 100-06 – Visual Propane Tank Inspection. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or, upon the direction of a P·T·I certified Trainer, study the course manual and attend a specialized review session and demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

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P•T•I 100-06: VISUAL PROPANE TANK INSPECTION

P•T•I 100-06: VISUAL PROPANE TANK INSPECTION

This course has been designed for individuals who are conducting a visual inspection of propane storage tanks located at the customer site. Students who take this course may also wish to take the companion course – P·T·I’s 100-05 – Inspection of Pressure Relief Valves in Propane Tanks. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or, upon the direction of a P·T·I certified Trainer, study the course manual and attend a specialized review session and demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

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P•T•I 100-07: TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS - PROPANE HOSE INSPECTION & TESTING

P•T•I 100-07: TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS - PROPANE HOSE INSPECTION & TESTING

This course has been designed for individuals who conduct pressure testing on propane hoses used during loading or off-loading of highway tanks. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or, upon the direction of a P·T·I certified Trainer, study the course manual and attend a specialized review session and demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

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P•T•I 100-08: FILLING PROPANE CYLINDERS

P•T•I 100-08: FILLING PROPANE CYLINDERS

This course has been designed for individuals who fill propane cylinders – generally in a retail setting. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or gain initial knowledge through self-study by reading the course manual in conjunction with viewing the course video, followed up with a demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer or Examiner. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

For the full course description, please click here.

P•T•I 100-09: INSPECTION OF PROPANE TANKS AND PRESSURE RELIEF VALVES

P•T•I 100-09: INSPECTION OF PROPANE TANKS AND PRESSURE RELIEF VALVES

This course has been designed for individuals who are conducting a visual inspection of the propane storage tank and pressure relief valve in the field. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or, upon the direction of a P∙T∙I certified Trainer, study the course manual and attend a specialized review session and demonstration of correct procedures by a P∙T∙I certified Trainer. In either case, the certification requirements listed below must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

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P•T•I 100-11: PROPANE PUMP ATTENDANT: TDG ENHANCED

P•T•I 100-11: PROPANE PUMP ATTENDANT: TDG ENHANCED

This course has been designed for individuals who fill propane cylinders and auto propane tanks – generally in a retail setting. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or gain initial knowledge through self-study by reading the course manual in conjunction with viewing the course video, followed up with a demonstration of correct procedures by a PTI certified Trainer or Examiner. In either case, the certification requirements listed below must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

This course includes the abridged Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) content from our 100-13 course which is required training for people filling containers greater than 46L (40 lbs.)  It does not include the full TDG scope covered in our 100-03 course required for transporting propane in a large means of containment.

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P•T•I 100-13: TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS, PROPANE SPECIFIC - SUPPLEMENT

P•T•I 100-13: TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS, PROPANE SPECIFIC - SUPPLEMENT

A new course has been developed titled 100-13 – TDG Supplement. This course is to be used solely as a supplement for those who have already been trained using the P●T●I 100-01: Propane Pump Attendant course and/or 100-08: Filling Propane Cylinders course and require additional Transportation of Dangerous Goods training to fill propane cylinders with a capacity greater than 46 L (40 lbs.)

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P•T•I 200-02: VISUAL INSPECTION OF ASME CONTAINERS ON HIGHWAY VEHICLES

P•T•I 200-02: VISUAL INSPECTION OF ASME CONTAINERS ON HIGHWAY VEHICLES

This course has been designed for individuals who wish to receive training to visually inspect and re-qualify ASME tanks used on propane vehicles. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or, upon the direction of a P·T·I certified Trainer, study the course manual and attend a specialized review session and demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

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P•T•I 300-01: BULK TRUCK PROPANE DELIVERY

P•T•I 300-01: BULK TRUCK PROPANE DELIVERY

This course has been designed for individuals who deliver propane using a bulk delivery truck. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or, upon the direction of a P·T·I certified Trainer, study the course manual and attend a specialized review session and demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

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P•T•I 300-02:•PROPANE RAIL CAR UNLOADING

P•T•I 300-02:•PROPANE RAIL CAR UNLOADING

This course has been designed for bulk plant employees who transfer propane from rail cars to bulk plant storage tanks. The student may attend an instructor-led training course or, upon the direction of a P·T·I certified Trainer, study the course manual and attend a specialized review session and demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

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P•T•I 300-03: BUTANE RAIL CAR UNLOADING

P•T•I 300-03: BUTANE RAIL CAR UNLOADING

This course has been designed for bulk plant employees who transfer butane from rail cars to the bulk plant storage tank(s). The student may attend an instructor-led training course or, upon the direction of a P·T·I certified Trainer, study the course manual and attend a specialized review session and demonstration of correct procedures by a P·T·I certified Trainer. In either case, the certification requirements must be achieved in order to successfully complete the course.

For the full course description, please click here.

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