1.9 Qualifications for Practitioners

Consistent with the Roles and Responsibilities table above, recommended qualifications include:


  1. Mechanical engineer:
    • Registered Professional Engineer in BC with specific mechanical insulation knowledge and experience.
  2. Mechanical insulation contractors, installers and tradespersons – options include:
    • Accreditation as a Heat and Frost Insulator (Red Seal program).
    • Membership in BC Insulation Contractors Association.
  3. Inspector:
    • Certificate for mechanical insulation inspection from a recognized Quality Assurance program.