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EPA Section 608 Technician Certification

Course number : 5040014   ID : 16468    Section Number : 31W
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Instructional Mode: Learn on Campus: In Person

Course Description: HVAC technology is becoming an increasingly popular profession with many in-demand jobs waiting to be filled. NOVA Workforce EPA Section 608 Technician Certification Prep provides essential knowledge for developing skills fundamental to working with residential and commercial systems. You will learn the basics of air conditioning, refrigeration, and heating systems, including tools, fasteners, tubing, copper, soldering/brazing, thermodynamic principles, the relationship of temperature and pressure, system components, refrigerants, service procedures (recovery/recycling, evacuation, leak detection, charging), metering devices, basic troubleshooting, controls, and compressors.  After completing the course, students will have the opportunity to test and obtain the EPA Section 608 Technician Certification. Prerequisite: None. 

Included with Tuition: The course, textbook, and industry certification exam. No other certification exams can be substituted in this program. Note: The textbook is assigned to students on or by the first day of class and is non-refundable once assigned.

What is Expected: You must attend 70% of all scheduled class hours, in addition to completing any other requirements set by the instructor, and sit for the Industry Credential exam. 

This program cannot be combined with any other discounts/promotions.

Class Details

7 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
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  Weekly - Sat.  
  Sat.  
  Weekly - Sat.  
  Sat.  

Location : NOVA Woodbridge Regional Center (WRC) Location : 
  NOVA Woodbridge Regional Center (WRC).

Instructor : Danny Merenda 

CEUs : 4.2

 

Notice

Please read:  Learn on Campus: In Person - Class meets on campus, on the days, times, and location listed on the class schedule. Please complete the required NOVA COVID-19 Training before coming to campus. Social distancing will be observed as per the CDC guidelines. You are required to wear a face covering or mask while on campus. See COVID-19 Face Covering Policy for more details. Please stay home if you feel ill.

Note: Should local conditions change requiring restrictions related to COVID-19, the class will switch to fully-remote delivery or put on pause.

Important: I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving a grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this site: WCG Release Form.

Tuition: 

$1,500.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
3/27/2021 Sat 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Woodbridge, NOVA Woodbridge Regional Center (WRC)  Map, Room: WRC 160B Danny Merenda  Lecture
4/3/2021 - 4/10/2021 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Woodbridge, NOVA Woodbridge Regional Center (WRC)  Map, Room: WRC 160B Danny Merenda  Lecture
4/17/2021 Sat 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Woodbridge, NOVA Woodbridge Regional Center (WRC)  Map, Room: WRC 160B Danny Merenda  Lecture
4/24/2021 - 5/1/2021 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Woodbridge, NOVA Woodbridge Regional Center (WRC)  Map, Room: WRC 160B Danny Merenda  Lecture
5/8/2021 Sat 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Woodbridge, NOVA Woodbridge Regional Center (WRC)  Map, Room: WRC 156 Danny Merenda  Lecture

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