Essential Skills

Employment and Social Development Canada has identified four essential skills that are necessary to succeed as a heat and frost insulator:

  • Oral communication: Heat and frost insulators must speak with co-workers to exchange thoughts and information.
  • Problem solving: Heat and frost insulators must come up with solutions to problems, mostly those problems concerning mechanical challenges.
  • Job task planning and organizing: Heat and frost insulators must plan and organize their own tasks.
  • Working with others: Heat and frost insulators are required to work both independently and as a member of a team, depending on the project and specific tasks required.