6. In order to be issued a certificate of qualification other than the certificates referred to in paragraphs 2 and 8 of section 3, an apprentice must complete the apprenticeship period and pass the qualification examination prescribed for that certificate.
In order to be issued a certificate of qualification for pipe fitting provided for in paragraph 2 of section 3, a person must hold the certificates referred to in paragraphs 3 and 4 of that section. If the person meets that condition, the person is exempt from the qualification examination and apprenticeship prescribed by subdivisions 2 and 3 for that certificate of qualification which is issued to the person to replace the certificates the person holds.
The same applies for the certificate of qualification for mechanical conveyor systems mechanics provided for in paragraph 8 of section 3, for a person who holds the certificates referred to in paragraphs 9 to 11 of that section.
O.C. 279-2006, s. 6; O.C. 849-2009, s. 4.