5th Class to 1st Class, Special Boiler Operator, Special Steam-powered Traction Engine Operator & Fired Process Heater Operator

To apply for a power engineering examination, applicants must fill out the examination application form, AB-66 (doc) or AB-66 (pdf), a minimum of 21 days prior to the requested date.

The examination fee is $97 per examination and is non-refundable (no refunds) and non-transferable (no re-scheduling). Please take a look at the examination schedule and ensure that you can make both your first and second choices for exam dates.

The form can be sent by email (, fax (780-437-7787), mail or delivered in person to our Edmonton, Calgary, Red Deer and Medicine Hat locations.

Before submitting your application, please make sure all requirements to write the examination are complete and proof is attached.

4th class requirements

Fired Process Heater Operator requirements

Special Boiler Operator requirements

Special Steam-powered Traction Engine Operator requirements

If you are submitting experience, please fill out form, AB-66(a) (doc) or AB-66(a) (pdf) and send it in with your application form and proof of educational requirements.

Please note: Form AB-66(a) is mandatory when applying for a Special Boiler Operator examination.

Once your application has been received, we will create a file for you and your payment will be processed. Log in information will be sent to the email address you provide on your examination application. You will be able to change your personal information, renew your certificate, book examinations as well as see examination notices and results online. If you have already sent in paperwork to apply for an examination please do not apply again when you receive access as your original paperwork is currently in process. Please allow 3-5 business days for processing and scheduling.

Last modified: December 13, 2018