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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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NORA Bronze – Two Week Basic Oil Heat Program


  • February 26, 2024 - March 8, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

After 10 days of concentrated fundamental classroom theory, coupled with practical laboratory work, including hands-on experience on a variety of live-fire equipment, you will acquire a solid foundation of knowledge. This training, along with field experience, will help build careers as installation and service technicians that will become an asset to you and your customers. (more…)

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CETP 4.3 – Installing Appliances and Interior Vapor Distribution Systems & Skills Assessment


  • March 4, 2024 - March 7, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Installing Appliances and Interior Vapor Distribution Systems focuses primarily on the procedure of designing and installing a vapor distribution system. This course addresses the different techniques and procedures for designing and installing vapor distribution systems as well as proper validation of installation to include the appliance and venting system. Registration includes the following: Book: CETP (more…)

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Dominate Ductless Sales


  • March 6, 2024 - March 7, 2024
    7:30 am - 4:30 pm

April 12, 2019

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Technical Conversations with Customers


  • March 8, 2024
    9:00 am - 3:30 pm

In this class, technicians and employees will learn a basic understanding of technical components such as TXV’s, compressors, coils, heat exchangers, etc. so they can take this information and be able to demonstrate and explain to homeowners. Technicians and employees will also learn the basic processes to respectfully and responsibly move through a customer’s house (more…)

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A/C Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting


  • March 11, 2024 - March 22, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

This robust 10 day class covers Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps principles. Students will progressively develop their knowledge and skills related to residential and commercial air conditioning. The full-color AC Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting course offers classroom and hands on training leading to the EPA Technician Certification. This course will cover topics of: Electrical Controls & Wiring, (more…)

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Three Day Basic Oil Heat Class


  • March 12, 2024 - March 14, 2024
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

This class includes all the primary fundamentals of oil heat training for technicians in a three-day training program. Technicians who have experience servicing HVAC equipment, but have limited background working on oil equipment, are ideal candidates for this class. This training also serves as a great resource for oil heat technicians who completed the NORA (more…)

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Heat Pump Operation, Testing, and Troubleshooting


  • March 12, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class is for technicians with a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle. If you are looking to gain a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle, we recommend taking our “Basic A/C Operation, Start Up & Servicing (1 Day Class),” “A/C Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting (10 Day Class),” or “Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class).” (more…)

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Heat Pump Operation, Testing, and Troubleshooting


  • March 14, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class is for technicians with a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle. If you are looking to gain a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle, we recommend taking our “Basic A/C Operation, Start Up & Servicing (1 Day Class),” “A/C Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting (10 Day Class),” or “Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class).” (more…)

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Troubleshooting Low Voltage Wiring


  • March 15, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class provides attendees with the basics of understanding low voltage wiring. Wiring relays and controls will be covered during this class with a specific focus on troubleshooting low voltage wiring applications. Troubleshooting Low Voltage Wiring will cover: Low voltage schematics and wiring diagrams Low voltage relays and controls overview Troubleshooting low voltage wiring Our (more…)

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Service System Excellence


  • March 19, 2024 - March 20, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 23, 2019

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Engineering a Power HVAC Sales Team


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

Contractors are constantly challenged with time restraints and functional structure for sales training. Due to this structure and time failure, it creates a shortage of proper feedback, eliminates improvements, which in turn limits growth for the sales team members! Jerry Rollins will explain, demonstrate, and facilitate proven steps implementing the sales process and link them (more…)

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Basic A/C Operation, Start Up & Servicing


  • March 25, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class will provide the basics to help entry level A/C installers complete better field installations. This will be accomplished by better understanding airflow set up, adjusting charge, and an overview of low voltage wiring. Service technicians will also benefit from attending this class to better prepare for the upcoming cooling season. Basic A/C Operation, (more…)

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Three Day Basic Oil Heat Class


  • March 26, 2024 - March 28, 2024
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

This class includes all the primary fundamentals of oil heat training for technicians in a three-day training program. Technicians who have experience servicing HVAC equipment, but have limited background working on oil equipment, are ideal candidates for this class. This training also serves as a great resource for oil heat technicians who completed the NORA (more…)

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CETP 2.2 – Bobtail Delivery Operations


  • March 26, 2024 - March 27, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Propane Delivery includes inspecting, maintaining and operating propane delivery vehicles, filling propane storage containers, and making customer deliveries of propane. Bobtail Delivery Operations course provides information for drivers who operate commercial motor vehicles to deliver propane. This course also covers: Bobtail equipment and systems. Explains a bobtail’s basic equipment and systems, including the cargo tank, (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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Project Management Fundamentals


  • March 29, 2024
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

April 12, 2019

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Three Day Basic Oil Heat Class


  • April 2, 2024 - April 4, 2024
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

This class includes all the primary fundamentals of oil heat training for technicians in a three-day training program. Technicians who have experience servicing HVAC equipment, but have limited background working on oil equipment, are ideal candidates for this class. This training also serves as a great resource for oil heat technicians who completed the NORA (more…)

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Basic A/C Operation, Start Up & Servicing


  • April 5, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class will provide the basics to help entry level A/C installers complete better field installations. This will be accomplished by better understanding airflow set up, adjusting charge, and an overview of low voltage wiring. Service technicians will also benefit from attending this class to better prepare for the upcoming cooling season. Basic A/C Operation, (more…)

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NORA Bronze – Two Week Basic Oil Heat Program


  • April 8, 2024 - April 19, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

After 10 days of concentrated fundamental classroom theory, coupled with practical laboratory work, including hands-on experience on a variety of live-fire equipment, you will acquire a solid foundation of knowledge. This training, along with field experience, will help build careers as installation and service technicians that will become an asset to you and your customers. (more…)

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Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class)


  • April 8, 2024 - April 11, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

May 22, 2019

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Advanced A/C & Heat Pump Troubleshooting


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

April 23, 2019

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CETP 3.1–3.5 Basic Plant Operations


  • April 10, 2024 - April 11, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

  The Basic Plant Operations course provides information, practices, and procedures to safely and efficiently perform bulk plant operations tasks, mainly cylinder inspection, filling and requalification, and plant and equipment maintenance. Why this class is unique: Most propane marketers regularly invest in CETP training for their field employees. It is common that these employees are (more…)

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EPA 608 Certification Prep & Test


  • April 12, 2024
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

April 12, 2019

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Water Treatment Basics


  • April 12, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 27, 2019

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A2L Refrigerant Training & Certification


  • April 15, 2024
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

April 12, 2019

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Basic A/C Operation, Start Up & Servicing


  • April 15, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class will provide the basics to help entry level A/C installers complete better field installations. This will be accomplished by better understanding airflow set up, adjusting charge, and an overview of low voltage wiring. Service technicians will also benefit from attending this class to better prepare for the upcoming cooling season. Basic A/C Operation, (more…)

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ACCA’s Practical HVAC Beyond the Box Diagnostics


  • April 16, 2024 - April 18, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 27, 2019

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Heat Pump Operation, Testing, and Troubleshooting


  • April 16, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class is for technicians with a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle. If you are looking to gain a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle, we recommend taking our “Basic A/C Operation, Start Up & Servicing (1 Day Class),” “A/C Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting (10 Day Class),” or “Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class).” (more…)

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A2L Refrigerant Training & Certification


  • April 17, 2024
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

April 12, 2019

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Waste Oil Furnace Service and Maintenance


  • April 18, 2024
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

This course will provide information to safely service and troubleshoot Clean Energy Heating Systems (and similar brands) waste oil furnaces. Why this class is unique: There are many similarities between #2 heating oil systems and waste oil systems.  However, there are also significant differences.  This course will highlight the differences and train technicians to also (more…)

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ACCA’s HVAC System Performance Diagnostics


  • April 19, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 27, 2019

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Advanced A/C & Heat Pump Troubleshooting


  • April 22, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 23, 2019

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Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class)


  • April 22, 2024 - April 25, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

May 22, 2019

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Class A/B UST Operator Training


  • April 26, 2024
    9:00 am

If You Own or Operate Regulated USTs, You Need This Course! This Underground Storage Tank (UST) Operator Training Course is required for fuel storage tank facilities. The EPA has established new minimum training requirements for designated Class A, Class B, and Class C operators to ensure that those who own and operate regulated underground storage (more…)

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EPA 608 Certification Prep & Test


  • April 26, 2024
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

April 12, 2019

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NORA Bronze – Two Week Basic Oil Heat Program


  • April 29, 2024 - May 10, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

After 10 days of concentrated fundamental classroom theory, coupled with practical laboratory work, including hands-on experience on a variety of live-fire equipment, you will acquire a solid foundation of knowledge. This training, along with field experience, will help build careers as installation and service technicians that will become an asset to you and your customers. (more…)

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A2L Refrigerant Training & Certification


  • April 29, 2024
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

April 12, 2019

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Indoor Air Quality Principles Workshop


  • May 1, 2024 - May 2, 2024
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for a valuable training workshop! Customers are increasingly aware that indoor air quality (IAQ) may have a significant impact on their indoor comfort. For many homeowners, IAQ is not an accessory, but an essential need. HVAC dealers who are trained to identify, evaluate and resolve IAQ issues are more likely to seize and (more…)

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A2L Refrigerant Training & Certification


  • May 3, 2024
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

April 12, 2019

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HM-126F Certification & HazMat CSA Training


  • May 6, 2024
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

May 7, 2019

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HM-126F Certification & HazMat CSA Training


  • May 7, 2024
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

May 7, 2019

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HM-126F Certification & HazMat CSA Training


  • May 8, 2024
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

May 7, 2019

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DOT Compliance Review


  • May 8, 2024
    12:30 pm

Today’s DOT regulations continue to become more complex and regulated as each year goes by. This half-day class is intended for owners, managers, and safety personnel who oversee the day-to-day operations of the trucks they have on the road. This seminar will cover the following areas to ensure your organization stays ahead of the curve (more…)

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HM-126F Certification & HazMat CSA Training


  • May 9, 2024
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

May 7, 2019

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HM-126F Certification & HazMat CSA Training


  • May 10, 2024
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

May 7, 2019

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Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class)


  • May 13, 2024 - May 16, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

May 22, 2019

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EPA 608 Certification Prep & Test


  • May 17, 2024
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

April 12, 2019

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Basic Electric Theory for HVAC Components


  • May 20, 2024 - May 24, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

This new entry-level electrical HVAC training offering will now be included as a part of our 10-Week HVAC & Energy Professional Program. PPA and PPATEC members have the option of enrolling technicians into various segments of the 400 hour program based upon their specific training need. This 40 hour electrical HVAC training class was specifically (more…)

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Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class)


  • June 3, 2024 - June 6, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

May 22, 2019

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Three Day Basic Oil Heat Class


  • June 4, 2024 - June 6, 2024
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

This class includes all the primary fundamentals of oil heat training for technicians in a three-day training program. Technicians who have experience servicing HVAC equipment, but have limited background working on oil equipment, are ideal candidates for this class. This training also serves as a great resource for oil heat technicians who completed the NORA (more…)

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EPA 608 Certification Prep & Test


  • June 7, 2024
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

April 12, 2019

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NORA Bronze – Two Week Basic Oil Heat Program


  • June 10, 2024 - June 21, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

After 10 days of concentrated fundamental classroom theory, coupled with practical laboratory work, including hands-on experience on a variety of live-fire equipment, you will acquire a solid foundation of knowledge. This training, along with field experience, will help build careers as installation and service technicians that will become an asset to you and your customers. (more…)

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Water Treatment Basics


  • June 12, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 27, 2019

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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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CETP 4.3 – Installing Appliances and Interior Vapor Distribution Systems & Skills Assessment


  • June 25, 2024 - June 28, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Installing Appliances and Interior Vapor Distribution Systems focuses primarily on the procedure of designing and installing a vapor distribution system. This course addresses the different techniques and procedures for designing and installing vapor distribution systems as well as proper validation of installation to include the appliance and venting system. Registration includes the following: Book: CETP (more…)

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Basic Electric Theory for HVAC Components


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

This new entry-level electrical HVAC training offering will now be included as a part of our 10-Week HVAC & Energy Professional Program. PPA and PPATEC members have the option of enrolling technicians into various segments of the 400 hour program based upon their specific training need. This 40 hour electrical HVAC training class was specifically (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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A/C Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting


  • July 15, 2024 - July 26, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

This robust 10 day class covers Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps principles. Students will progressively develop their knowledge and skills related to residential and commercial air conditioning. The full-color AC Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting course offers classroom and hands on training leading to the EPA Technician Certification. This course will cover topics of: Electrical Controls & Wiring, (more…)

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Three Day Basic Oil Heat Class


  • July 16, 2024 - July 18, 2024
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

This class includes all the primary fundamentals of oil heat training for technicians in a three-day training program. Technicians who have experience servicing HVAC equipment, but have limited background working on oil equipment, are ideal candidates for this class. This training also serves as a great resource for oil heat technicians who completed the NORA (more…)

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CETP 4.4 – Basic Electricity for Propane Appliance Service


  • July 29, 2024 - July 30, 2024
    8:00 am

Primarily focuses on safely and efficiently working with the electrical components in basic propane appliances. For the purpose of this course, basic propane appliances are defined as simple appliances that do not have advanced controls and complex electronic ignition systems. They may have simple electronic ignition systems, such as those found in many ranges. They (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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Heat Pump Operation, Testing, and Troubleshooting


  • August 15, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class is for technicians with a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle. If you are looking to gain a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle, we recommend taking our “Basic A/C Operation, Start Up & Servicing (1 Day Class),” “A/C Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting (10 Day Class),” or “Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class).” (more…)

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Heat Pump Operation, Testing, and Troubleshooting


  • August 22, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class is for technicians with a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle. If you are looking to gain a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle, we recommend taking our “Basic A/C Operation, Start Up & Servicing (1 Day Class),” “A/C Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting (10 Day Class),” or “Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class).” (more…)

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CETP 1.0 – Basic Principles & Practices of Propane and CETP 1.0 Skills Assessment


  • August 26, 2024 - August 27, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Basic Principles and Practices is a prerequisite to the more advanced classes. The full-color CETP Basic Principles and Practices of Propane course offers an “entry level” course that provides pre-requisite instruction about propane’s physical and combustion properties, and how propane is produced and transported. Some of the other topics covered are: • Organizations that influence (more…)

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CETP 4.5 – Basic Appliance Service and Troubleshooting


  • August 26, 2024 - August 27, 2024
    8:00 am

Primarily focuses on safely and efficiently servicing, troubleshooting, and repairing basic propane appliances. For the purpose of this course, basic propane appliances are defined as simple appliances that do not have advanced controls and complex electronic ignition systems. They may have simple electronic ignition systems, such as those found in many ranges. They include 120/24 (more…)

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CETP 4.1 – Installing Exterior Vapor Distribution Systems & Skills Assessment


  • August 28, 2024 - September 3, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Primarily focuses on designing and installing the exterior portions of a vapor distribution system for both residential and small commercial markets. Registration includes the following: • CETP 4.1 Installing Exterior Vapor Distribution Systems book • Exam Course objectives include: • Properly determine an effective system load. • Identify factors affecting selection of a properly-sized container. (more…)

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CETP 4.2 – Placing Vapor Distribution Systems and Appliances into Service & Skills Assessment


  • September 4, 2024 - September 7, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Primarily focuses on the interior portions of the piping system and on the checks and tests required when installing new piping and regulators or restoring service to an existing vapor distribution system. Registration includes the following: • CETP 4.2 Placing Vapor Distribution Systems & Appliances into Service • Exam Course objectives include: • Identify the (more…)

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CETP 4.6 – Advanced Propane Appliance Service and Troubleshooting


  • September 9, 2024 - September 10, 2024
    8:00 am

4.6 Advanced Propane Appliance Service and Troubleshooting enables participants to efficiently service, troubleshoot, and repair advanced propane appliances with electronic ignition systems. The course will aid in preparing for NPGA’s CETP certification. 4.6 Advanced Propane Appliance Service and Troubleshooting is an essential tool for ensuring employee safety and continuing success. Registration includes the following: • (more…)

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NORA Bronze – Two Week Basic Oil Heat Program


  • September 9, 2024 - September 20, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

After 10 days of concentrated fundamental classroom theory, coupled with practical laboratory work, including hands-on experience on a variety of live-fire equipment, you will acquire a solid foundation of knowledge. This training, along with field experience, will help build careers as installation and service technicians that will become an asset to you and your customers. (more…)

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CETP 4.3 – Installing Appliances and Interior Vapor Distribution Systems & Skills Assessment


  • September 10, 2024 - September 13, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Installing Appliances and Interior Vapor Distribution Systems focuses primarily on the procedure of designing and installing a vapor distribution system. This course addresses the different techniques and procedures for designing and installing vapor distribution systems as well as proper validation of installation to include the appliance and venting system. Registration includes the following: Book: CETP (more…)

Read More...

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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CETP 2.2 – Bobtail Delivery Operations


  • September 18, 2024 - September 19, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Propane Delivery includes inspecting, maintaining and operating propane delivery vehicles, filling propane storage containers, and making customer deliveries of propane. Bobtail Delivery Operations course provides information for drivers who operate commercial motor vehicles to deliver propane. This course also covers: Bobtail equipment and systems. Explains a bobtail’s basic equipment and systems, including the cargo tank, (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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Water Treatment Basics


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

March 27, 2019

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HM-126F Certification & HazMat CSA Training


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

May 7, 2019

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Three Day Basic Oil Heat Class


  • September 24, 2024 - September 26, 2024
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

This class includes all the primary fundamentals of oil heat training for technicians in a three-day training program. Technicians who have experience servicing HVAC equipment, but have limited background working on oil equipment, are ideal candidates for this class. This training also serves as a great resource for oil heat technicians who completed the NORA (more…)

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HM-126F Certification & HazMat CSA Training


  • September 24, 2024
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

May 7, 2019

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DOT Compliance Review


  • September 24, 2024
    12:30 pm

Today’s DOT regulations continue to become more complex and regulated as each year goes by. This half-day class is intended for owners, managers, and safety personnel who oversee the day-to-day operations of the trucks they have on the road. This seminar will cover the following areas to ensure your organization stays ahead of the curve (more…)

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HM-126F Certification & HazMat CSA Training


  • September 25, 2024
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

May 7, 2019

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HM-126F Certification & HazMat CSA Training


  • September 26, 2024
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

May 7, 2019

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HM-126F Certification & HazMat CSA Training


  • September 27, 2024
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

May 7, 2019

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Class A/B UST Operator Training


  • September 27, 2024
    9:00 am

If You Own or Operate Regulated USTs, You Need This Course! This Underground Storage Tank (UST) Operator Training Course is required for fuel storage tank facilities. The EPA has established new minimum training requirements for designated Class A, Class B, and Class C operators to ensure that those who own and operate regulated underground storage (more…)

Read More...

NORA Bronze – Two Week Basic Oil Heat Program


  • September 30, 2024 - October 11, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

After 10 days of concentrated fundamental classroom theory, coupled with practical laboratory work, including hands-on experience on a variety of live-fire equipment, you will acquire a solid foundation of knowledge. This training, along with field experience, will help build careers as installation and service technicians that will become an asset to you and your customers. (more…)

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Heat Pump Operation, Testing, and Troubleshooting


  • September 30, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class is for technicians with a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle. If you are looking to gain a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle, we recommend taking our “Basic A/C Operation, Start Up & Servicing (1 Day Class),” “A/C Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting (10 Day Class),” or “Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class).” (more…)

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Troubleshooting Low Voltage Wiring


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

This class provides attendees with the basics of understanding low voltage wiring. Wiring relays and controls will be covered during this class with a specific focus on troubleshooting low voltage wiring applications. Troubleshooting Low Voltage Wiring will cover: Low voltage schematics and wiring diagrams Low voltage relays and controls overview Troubleshooting low voltage wiring Our (more…)

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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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Listening with Intent and Conflict Resolution


  • October 11, 2024
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

April 12, 2019

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Three Day Basic Oil Heat Class


  • October 15, 2024 - October 17, 2024
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

This class includes all the primary fundamentals of oil heat training for technicians in a three-day training program. Technicians who have experience servicing HVAC equipment, but have limited background working on oil equipment, are ideal candidates for this class. This training also serves as a great resource for oil heat technicians who completed the NORA (more…)

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Heat Pump Operation, Testing, and Troubleshooting


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

This class is for technicians with a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle. If you are looking to gain a basic understanding of the refrigeration cycle, we recommend taking our “Basic A/C Operation, Start Up & Servicing (1 Day Class),” “A/C Principles, Theories, Installation & Troubleshooting (10 Day Class),” or “Intro to Air Conditioning (4 Day Class).” (more…)

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Troubleshooting Low Voltage Wiring


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

This class provides attendees with the basics of understanding low voltage wiring. Wiring relays and controls will be covered during this class with a specific focus on troubleshooting low voltage wiring applications. Troubleshooting Low Voltage Wiring will cover: Low voltage schematics and wiring diagrams Low voltage relays and controls overview Troubleshooting low voltage wiring Our (more…)

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NORA Bronze – Two Week Basic Oil Heat Program


  • October 21, 2024 - November 1, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

After 10 days of concentrated fundamental classroom theory, coupled with practical laboratory work, including hands-on experience on a variety of live-fire equipment, you will acquire a solid foundation of knowledge. This training, along with field experience, will help build careers as installation and service technicians that will become an asset to you and your customers. (more…)

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ACCA’s Residential Design Quality Installation (3-day)


  • October 22, 2024 - October 24, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 17, 2019

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ACCA’s Manual J (Load Calculation)


  • October 22, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 27, 2019

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ACCA’s Manual S (Equipment Selection)


  • October 23, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 17, 2019

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Customer Service Superiority – Differentiate & Dominate


  • October 30, 2024
    9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Successful service companies dominate their marketplace by NOT blending in. Winning companies differentiate their services and deliver exceptional customer experiences. Customer convenience is the new dominating factor in service differentiation. The case studies featured in this session are derived from Steve Coscia’s hands-on, face-to-face interaction while serving leading contractors nationwide. Register for this seminar and learn how to (more…)

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Three Day Basic Oil Heat Class


  • November 5, 2024 - November 7, 2024
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

This class includes all the primary fundamentals of oil heat training for technicians in a three-day training program. Technicians who have experience servicing HVAC equipment, but have limited background working on oil equipment, are ideal candidates for this class. This training also serves as a great resource for oil heat technicians who completed the NORA (more…)

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Water Treatment Basics


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

March 27, 2019

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Basic Electric Theory for HVAC Components


  • November 11, 2024 - November 15, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

This new entry-level electrical HVAC training offering will now be included as a part of our 10-Week HVAC & Energy Professional Program. PPA and PPATEC members have the option of enrolling technicians into various segments of the 400 hour program based upon their specific training need. This 40 hour electrical HVAC training class was specifically (more…)

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NORA Bronze – Two Week Basic Oil Heat Program


  • November 11, 2024 - November 22, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

After 10 days of concentrated fundamental classroom theory, coupled with practical laboratory work, including hands-on experience on a variety of live-fire equipment, you will acquire a solid foundation of knowledge. This training, along with field experience, will help build careers as installation and service technicians that will become an asset to you and your customers. (more…)

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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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NORA Bronze – Two Week Basic Oil Heat Program


  • December 2, 2024 - December 13, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

After 10 days of concentrated fundamental classroom theory, coupled with practical laboratory work, including hands-on experience on a variety of live-fire equipment, you will acquire a solid foundation of knowledge. This training, along with field experience, will help build careers as installation and service technicians that will become an asset to you and your customers. (more…)

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ACCA’s Residential Design Quality Installation (3-day)


  • December 3, 2024 - December 5, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 17, 2019

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ACCA’s Manual J (Load Calculation)


  • December 3, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

March 27, 2019

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ACCA’s Manual S (Equipment Selection)


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

March 17, 2019

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Troubleshooting Low Voltage Wiring


  • December 6, 2024
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class provides attendees with the basics of understanding low voltage wiring. Wiring relays and controls will be covered during this class with a specific focus on troubleshooting low voltage wiring applications. Troubleshooting Low Voltage Wiring will cover: Low voltage schematics and wiring diagrams Low voltage relays and controls overview Troubleshooting low voltage wiring Our (more…)

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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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Basic Electric Theory for HVAC Components


  • December 16, 2024 - December 20, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

This new entry-level electrical HVAC training offering will now be included as a part of our 10-Week HVAC & Energy Professional Program. PPA and PPATEC members have the option of enrolling technicians into various segments of the 400 hour program based upon their specific training need. This 40 hour electrical HVAC training class was specifically (more…)

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Three Day Basic Oil Heat Class


  • December 17, 2024 - December 19, 2024
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

This class includes all the primary fundamentals of oil heat training for technicians in a three-day training program. Technicians who have experience servicing HVAC equipment, but have limited background working on oil equipment, are ideal candidates for this class. This training also serves as a great resource for oil heat technicians who completed the NORA (more…)

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Troubleshooting Low Voltage Wiring


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

This class provides attendees with the basics of understanding low voltage wiring. Wiring relays and controls will be covered during this class with a specific focus on troubleshooting low voltage wiring applications. Troubleshooting Low Voltage Wiring will cover: Low voltage schematics and wiring diagrams Low voltage relays and controls overview Troubleshooting low voltage wiring Our (more…)

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