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10-Week HVAC & Energy Professional Program


  • January 15, 2024 - March 22, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

The Pennsylvania Petroleum Association Technical Education Center (PPATEC) is excited to announce a new workforce development initiative called the 10-Week HVAC & Energy Professional Program. This gateway program was created to recruit and train new individuals into our industry. PPA and PPATEC members who hire entry level field technicians will now have the option of (more…)

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Creating a Problem Free Boiler Installation


  • March 28, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course will cover choosing the proper boiler, determine flow and pipe sizing, choosing a circulator, review heating systems such as Series Loop, 1 Pipe, 2 Pipe, MonoFlo, boiler components and application, boiler venting and combustion air methods, cast iron to high efficiency boiler retrofits, general troubleshooting of HE boiler components.         (more…)

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Creating a Problem Free Boiler Installation


  • June 18, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course will cover choosing the proper boiler, determine flow and pipe sizing, choosing a circulator, review heating systems such as Series Loop, 1 Pipe, 2 Pipe, MonoFlo, boiler components and application, boiler venting and combustion air methods, cast iron to high efficiency boiler retrofits, general troubleshooting of HE boiler components.         (more…)

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10-Week HVAC & Energy Professional Program


  • July 8, 2024 - September 13, 2024
    8:00 am - 3:30 pm

The Pennsylvania Petroleum Association Technical Education Center (PPATEC) is excited to announce a new workforce development initiative called the 10-Week HVAC & Energy Professional Program. This gateway program was created to recruit and train new individuals into our industry. PPA and PPATEC members who hire entry level field technicians will now have the option of (more…)

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Advanced Hydronics


  • August 7, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 23, 2019

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Advanced Hydronics


  • August 8, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 23, 2019

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Gas Heating Fundamentals of Installation & Servicing


  • August 12, 2024 - August 23, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Gas Heating Fundamentals of Installation & Servicing Training This robust 10-day class will provide a foundation of theory, practical application, and safe principles for working with natural gas and propane heating equipment. Students will progressively develop their knowledge and skills in servicing, troubleshooting, maintaining, and installing natural gas and propane heating equipment, both residential and (more…)

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Creating a Problem Free Boiler Installation


  • September 17, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course will cover choosing the proper boiler, determine flow and pipe sizing, choosing a circulator, review heating systems such as Series Loop, 1 Pipe, 2 Pipe, MonoFlo, boiler components and application, boiler venting and combustion air methods, cast iron to high efficiency boiler retrofits, general troubleshooting of HE boiler components.         (more…)

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Troubleshooting High Efficiency Gas Furnaces


  • September 20, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 27, 2019

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Troubleshooting High Efficiency Gas Furnaces


  • October 7, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 27, 2019

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Creating a Problem Free Boiler Installation


  • October 9, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course will cover choosing the proper boiler, determine flow and pipe sizing, choosing a circulator, review heating systems such as Series Loop, 1 Pipe, 2 Pipe, MonoFlo, boiler components and application, boiler venting and combustion air methods, cast iron to high efficiency boiler retrofits, general troubleshooting of HE boiler components.         (more…)

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Advanced Hydronics


  • October 10, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 23, 2019

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Advanced Hydronics


  • November 20, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 23, 2019

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Advanced Hydronics


  • November 21, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 23, 2019

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Advanced Hydronics


  • December 11, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 23, 2019

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Advanced Hydronics


  • December 12, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 23, 2019

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