Students will be trained in the following modules:
- Propane and Natural Gas, CTEP
- Air Conditioning & Refrigeration
- Heat Pump Training
Upon satisfactory completion of the 200 hour Oilheat Technician Training course, the registrant will receive a Certificate of Completion from MEMA. This course, passage of the State’s Journeyman Exam and (6) months of on-the-job training, will qualify the registrant for the State of Maine Journeyman Oil Burner Technician’s License.
Propane & Natural Gas:
The full-time intensive Propane programs are enhanced versions of the National Propane Gas Association’s Certified Employee Training Program (CETP). Successful completion of each course, passage of the included test and submission of the related skills assessment verification, will earn NPGA certification. Achievement of NPGA certification is the requirement for a person to qualify for state licensing endorsements. Once certification is achieved, the initial state license and/or endorsements will be issued according to the licensing law.
In Part 1 of training, students will cover the basics of A/C and earn their EPA Certification. Part 2 will consist of in depth training in A/C as well as Refrigeration installation and service.
Mini-Split Heat Pump 40 Hour Training
This 40-hour class will focus on Installation, Operations and Service of Ductless Mini Split Heat pump systems. The training will include discussions, live operations and 24 hours of hands on lab assignments. Topics will include System components, Operating cycles, Installation practices and Service procedures. During our lab training we will work with Mitsubishi, Daikin and Haeir products. System Components Covered: Indoor / Outdoor heat; exchanger; Compresso; Metering Device’s; Reversing valves; Line driers; Defrost Controls; Thermostats.