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CONS:736 10 Hour OSHA Construction Health and Safety Training Certification02/02-02/09  

This course meets the required laws for working on public job sites. Led by an OSHA certified trainer the course covers the mandated OSHA topics including OSHA regulations, general health and safety, basic electrical safety, fall protection, ladder and scaffold safety, hand and power tools, material handling, etc. Upon successful completion students will receive the 10 hour OSHA course completion card. Cost for adults 60 and over $72.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 51156
  • Meeting Dates= 02/02-02/09
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 4 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Corporate College 211
  • Instructor= Patricia Dalton
  • Fees= $ 125.00
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  10 Hour OSHA General Industry Certification02/23-03/01  

This 10 hour OSHA course is ideal for supervisors with safety and health responsibilities, and for employee safety and health awareness. Students will be introduced to OSHA policies, procedures and standards as well as general industry safety and health principles covered in OSHA Act Part 1910. Special emphasis will be placed on areas most hazardous using OSHA standards as a guide. Students will receive an OSHA card after completion of the course. Cost for adults 60 and over $72.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 51157
  • Meeting Dates= 02/23-03/01
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Corporate College 211
  • Instructor= Patricia Dalton
  • Fees= $ 125.00
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CONS:721 Advanced NEC for Photovoltaics and NABCEP for Installer Exam Prep04/12-05/05  

In this course students will learn the 2011/2014 requirements for photovoltaic systems. This is an advanced class and an electrical background is needed. This is a continuation education class that is worth 24 advanced hours and is meant to prepare students for the NABCEP installers test. Text Included. Cost for adults 60 and over $154.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 51162
  • Meeting Dates= 04/12-05/05
  • Meeting Days= TTh
  • Meeting Times= 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= FV - Ctr Workforce Innovation 120
  • Instructor= Ryan Chester
  • Fees= $ 259.00
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  Advanced PV Sizing Electrical Design03/22-04/05  

In this course students will learn how to equate temperature differences using temp coefficients for string sizing, as required by the National Electric Code. There will be exercises in proper wire sizing, overcurrent protection sizing and system sizing for stand-alone and grid-tied systems. This course will also include basic troubleshooting techniques. This and the previous classes are required to sit for the NABCEP entry level exam. Cost for adults 60 and over $94.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 51161
  • Meeting Dates= 03/22-04/05
  • Meeting Days= TTh
  • Meeting Times= 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= FV - Ctr Workforce Innovation 120
  • Instructor= Ryan Chester
  • Fees= $ 189.00
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CONS:718 Blueprint Reading01/25-05/09  

The interpretation of construction working drawings and specifications for residential and commercial building projects. Architectural, structural, and utility drawings will be covered. Text required. Available for credit as CE 116. No class 2/15, 3/14. Cost for adults 60 and over $154.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50849
  • Meeting Dates= 01/25-05/09
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 7:5 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 160
  • Instructor= Richard Unger
  • Fees= $ 309.00
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CONS:702 Construction Estimate01/19-05/10  

The total estimating and bidding process. Topics will include: bid form contracts, specifications, overhead, unit costs, quantity surveys, subcontract bids, pricing, checking and alternates. Students should be able to read construction drawing prior to enrolling in this course. Text required. Available for credit as CE.131. No class 3/15. Cost for adults 60 and over $154.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50851
  • Meeting Dates= 01/19-05/10
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7:5 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 158
  • Instructor= Gary Drikow
  • Fees= $ 309.00
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ELEC:705 National Electrical Code & Calculations - Part 201/19-05/03  

This course covers specialty areas of articles in the N.F.P.A. Division 70 text - the National Electrical Code. Review general definitions as a refresher from Part I. Chapters 5-8 are covered i.e. hazardous locations, health care facilties, mobile home parks, manufactured wiring, swimming pools, electric welders and fire pumps. These will be discussed in depth along with special occupancies. Calculations are part of the N.E.C., so basic calculations on trailer parks, welders, x-ray units, and short circuit current will be reviewed and discussed. Text required. Prerequisite: Part 1 National Electrical Code & Calculation. No class 2/23, 3/15. Cost for adults 60 and over $149.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50040
  • Meeting Dates= 01/19-05/03
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= South Co Edu Univ Center 213
  • Instructor= Michael Smith
  • Fees= $ 299.00
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CONS:736 OSHA Safety Update03/05-03/05  

What's new? How compliant are you? How does your company's Safety Program size up? Are you responsible for overseeing, communicating and upholding OSHA guidelines at your workplace? The goal of this 6 hour class is to provide guidance on: OSHA's HazCom Compliance Directive - required interface between SDS, labels and your company's hazardous chemical inventory. How to transition from your existing hazardous chemicals communications program to the newly required one. Due dates/ deadlines for your company and chemical manufacturers-for transitioning from MSDS to the new 16 section SDS format In addition, this course will also overview: Other new directives coming from OSHA Recordkeeping responsibilities Risk-based Management-what is it and why do we keep hearing about it lately? Cost for adults 60 and over $49.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 51163
  • Meeting Dates= 03/05-03/05
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Location= Corporate College 211
  • Instructor= Patricia Dalton
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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CONS:721 Solar Basics, Solar Site Survey, Components and System Build - Part 202/18-03/10  

A continuation of the solar energy studies and hands-on experiences. Prerequisite: Must have attended Solar Basics - Part 1. Cost for adults 60 and over $116.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 51160
  • Meeting Dates= 02/18-03/10
  • Meeting Days= TTh
  • Meeting Times= 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= FV - Ctr Workforce Innovation 120
  • Instructor= Ryan Chester
  • Fees= $ 199.00
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  Solar Basics, Solar Site Survey, Components, and System Build - Part 101/26-02/16  

Join the field of solar energy. In this course students will learn about electrical basics, photovoltaics, solar energy fundamentals, photovoltaic sizing, solar energy markets, and safety basics. Students will be introduced to basic photovoltaic equipment and will learn how to assess potential installation sites for their solar energy potential. Students will gain hands on experience with roof layout, shading analysis with Solar Pathfinder, calculation of energy production for specific sites, and calculation of load estimations. In addition students will learn about photovoltaic system components and how they interact with each other. Students will be introduced to solar modules, charge controllers and inverters, batteries, and photovoltaic mounting and racking systems and will apply all this information to participate in a hands-on photovoltaic system build project. We will build a full string inverter system and modules on a mock roof, and a ballasted racking system with micro-inverters. Students should have fundamental mathematical and mechanical skills. Texts included. Cost for adults 60 and over $214.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 51159
  • Meeting Dates= 01/26-02/16
  • Meeting Days= TTh
  • Meeting Times= 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= FV - Ctr Workforce Innovation 120
  • Instructor= Ryan Chester
  • Fees= $ 299.00
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  Solar Photovoltaics Information Session01/19-01/19  

Join us for this informational session on how to become a part of the solar field. The application, design, installation and operation of photovoltaic systems will be introduced. Explore the path for certification through the North American Board of Certified Energy Professionals (NABCEP).

  • Registration Code= 201605 51158
  • Meeting Dates= 01/19-01/19
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Location= FV - Ctr Workforce Innovation 136
  • Instructor= Ryan Chester
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CONS:701 Sustainable Construction01/20-05/11  

The emphasis in this class is on the 'green building' revolution, its socioeconomic importance and impact, how sustainable construction differs from the traditional approach, the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) and Green Globes rating systems and how these rating systems impact various aspects of a building and its components and systems. Text required. Available for credit as CE.118. No class 3/16. Cost for adults 60 and over $154.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50850
  • Meeting Dates= 01/20-05/11
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 160
  • Instructor= Dennis Dill
  • Fees= $ 309.00
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