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CONS:736 10 - Hour OSHA General Industry Safety and Health Training Certification04/24-04/27  

Class meets Monday 4/24 and Thursday 4/27. 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 a 10 - hour OSHA card after completion of the course. Students may bring a sack dinner and/or drinks and snack to class. Registration by 4/16 is encouraged. No refunds after this date.

  • Registration Code= 201705 50482
  • Meeting Dates= 04/24-04/27
  • Meeting Days= MTh
  • Meeting Times= 4 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Corporate College 211
  • Instructor= Patricia Dalton
  • Fees= $ 125.00
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314-984-7777
 
  10- Hour OSHA Construction Safety and Health Training Certification04/03-04/06  

Class meets Monday 4/3 and Thursday 4/6. 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 safety and health, basic electrical safety, fall protection, ladder and scaffold safety, hand and power tools, material handling, and more. Upon successful completion students will receive the 10 - hour OSHA course completion card. Students may bring a sack dinner and/or drinks and snack to class. Registration by 3/26 is encouraged. No refunds after this date.

  • Registration Code= 201705 50477
  • Meeting Dates= 04/03-04/06
  • Meeting Days= MTh
  • Meeting Times= 4 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Corporate College 211
  • Instructor= Patricia Dalton
  • Fees= $ 125.00
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314-984-7777
 
CONS:721 Advanced NEC for Photovoltaics and NABCEP for Installer Exam Prep04/13-05/09  

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. Registration by 4/6 is encouraged, no refunds after this date.

  • Registration Code= 201705 50972
  • Meeting Dates= 04/13-05/09
  • 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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314-984-7777
 
  Advanced PV Sizing Electrical Design03/28-04/11  

Class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 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. Registration by 2/21 is encouraged, no refunds after this date.

  • Registration Code= 201705 50971
  • Meeting Dates= 03/28-04/11
  • 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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314-984-7777
 
CONS:702 Construction Estimating01/17-05/14  

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. Class is available for credit CE 131 550. No class 3/14.

  • Registration Code= 201705 50965
  • Meeting Dates= 01/17-05/14
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7:5 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 158
  • Instructor= Gary Drikow
  • Fees= $ 318.00
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CONS:716 Construction Scheduling01/19-05/14  

Construction scheduling methods to include bar graphs and Critical Path Method with emphasis on manual and computerized design, calculations, and interpretation using both arrow and precedence diagramming. Class is available for credit CE 132 550. No class 3/16.

  • Registration Code= 201705 50966
  • Meeting Dates= 01/19-05/14
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 7:5 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 284
  • Instructor= Michael Nickels
  • Fees= $ 318.00
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314-984-7777
 
CONS:765 HVAC Operator I01/17-05/14  

A practical course dealing with the basic operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment including air, closed water stream and control systems. The dynamic equipment components of various systems will be studied with special emphasis upon preventive maintenance. Prerequisite: Reading Proficiency. Course is available for credit ME 110 550. No class 3/14, 3/16.

  • Registration Code= 201705 50967
  • Meeting Dates= 01/17-05/14
  • Meeting Days= TTh
  • Meeting Times= 7:30 p.m. - 9:10 p.m.
  • Location= FV - Ctr Workforce Innovation 130
  • Instructor= John Hope
  • Fees= $ 318.00
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314-984-7777
 
CONS:721 Solar Basics, Solar Site Survey, Components and System Build - Part 202/23-03/23  

Class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays. A continuation of the solar energy studies and hands-on experiences. Prerequisite: Must have attended Solar Basics - Part 1. No class 3/14, 3/16. Registration by 2/16 is encouraged, no refunds after this date.

  • Registration Code= 201705 50970
  • Meeting Dates= 02/23-03/23
  • 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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314-984-7777
 
  Solar Basics, Solar Site Survey, Components, and System Build - Part 101/31-02/21  

Class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays. 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. Enrollment by 1/23 is encouraged. Class subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met by this date. No refunds after this date.

  • Registration Code= 201705 50969
  • Meeting Dates= 01/31-02/21
  • 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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314-984-7777
 
  Solar Photovoltaics Information Session01/17-01/17  

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). Program is free but registration is required.

  • Registration Code= 201705 50968
  • Meeting Dates= 01/17-01/17
  • 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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314-984-7777