Insulation 2nd Year
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Insulation 2nd Year
Second Year Cards
What percent ratio of time is on the job vs industry training?
80% vs 20%
Requirements for certification are developed by who on the recommendation of who?
Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board
Provincial Apprenticeship Commitee
What are the two main duties of the LAC?
Monitor Apprenticeship programs
Make recommendations to PAC
What are the two main duties of the PAC?
Monitor LAC activities
Make recommendations to Board
works with industry, employer, and employee organizations and technical training providers to:
Alberta Advanced Education and Technology
Facilitate industry's development and maintenance of training and certification standards
Who is responsible for Apprenticeship Safety?
Shared between the government, employers, employees, apprentices, and the public.
Employer required safety training is whose responsibility?
The employer and the apprentice
Define Annular Space.
Distance between the penetrating item and the surrounding opening.
Define Backing Material.
Material used to set the depth of fire stop systems.
A material that fails to meet the acceptance criteria.
Define draft stopping.
Materials used to prevent the movement of air, gasses, and smoke such as red caulking.
Define endothermic reaction.
Absorption of energy during a chemical reaction.
Define exothermic reaction.
Production of energy during a chemical reaction.
The time a fire stop system is rated for. (Fire protection rating)
Define Fill, Void, or Cavity Material.
The fire stop material.
A fire wall, floor or ceiling.
Define fire compartment.
An enclosed space in a building.
Define fire damper.
A flap in a duct to stop smoke and flame.
The resistance to fire hose spray during a fire.
Expands when exposed to heat.
Measurement of air leakage during a fire.
Define Membrane Penetration.
An opening made through a fire assembly.
Define Passive Fire Protection.
A system designed to confine smoke and fire.
Define Point of Contact.
Where the penetration touches the opening wall.
The time required for the unexposed surface to rise by 325 degrees.
Define Through Penetration.
An item passing entirely through a fire wall.
What is the ULC?
The Underwritings Lab of Canada.
Define the first letter in the Numbering System Penetrations.
F - Floor
W - Wall
C - Combined
Define the second letter in the Numbering System Penetrations.
A - Concrete
B - Concrete
C - Framed Floors
J - Concrete / Block Walls
K - Concrete / Block Walls
L - Framed Walls
Define the Number Series' in the Numbering System Penetrations.
0000 - No penetration item
1000 - Metallic Pipe / Conduit
2000 - Non-Metallic Pipe / Conduit
3000 - Electrical Cables
4000 - Cable Trays
5000 - Insulated Pipes
6000 - Electrical Ducts
7000 - Mechanical Ducts
8000 - Multiple Items
(Items cannot be combined)
Define the 1st letter in the Numbering System Joints.
FF - Floor to Floor
WW - Wall to Wall
FW - Floor to Wall
HW - Head of Wall
CW - Curtain Wall
BW - Bottom of Wall
Define the 2nd letter in the Numbering System Joints.
D - Dynamic
S - Static
Define the Number Series in the Numbering System Joints.
0000 - 2" Joint Width
1000 - 2" to 6" Joint Width
2000 - 6" to 12" Joint Width
3000 - 12" to 24" Joint Width
4000 - > 24" Joint Width