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The following courses are currently being offered:
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Introduction To OilheatBasic Service Technician Course
Oilheat Service Technicians can now be nationally certified. In order to be qualified for Bronze Certification you must complete at least 80 hours of classroom training and pass a comprehensive examination.
This introductory course will provide both the basic theory and "hands on" program training needed for the proper development of an oil heat service technician. All attendees will receive NORA'S OILHEAT TECHNICIAN'S MANUAL. Domestic oil burners and oil heating systems will be thoroughly covered in both classroom lectures, as well as in our a fully-equipped, "state-of-the-art" heating lab located right here on Long Island. Review sessions prior to the Bronze Certification examination are also included.
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NORA Gold Certification
The Gold Certification is for technicians to move beyond basic installation and repair as well as provide systems analysis of the house, advise customers on equipment needs and diagnose home comfort problems, as well as provide efficiency recommendations.
The program has eight modules of advanced training: Advanced Air Flow, Advanced Hydronics, Advanced Efficiency, Advanced Venting, Advanced Controls, Oil Tank Installation & Maintenance and BPI’s program Building Science Principles Reference Guide.
To achieve Gold status,Technicians are required to have a NORA Silver certification and an additional two years of experience working on oil burners beyond the three years required for Silver. Technicians must attend any four of the eight module classes and pass the test for each of the four.
An accompanying training manual for each has been published and can be purchased as part of the certification program or as a stand-alone self-learning guide.
The manuals are available for purchase at the NORA Marketplace.
All certified technicians (Gold/Silver/Bronze) may use the any Gold modules for CEUs can credit them towards their rectification. Each module carries six CEUs.
Gold certification will remain in effect until 5 years from the end of the year they passed the Gold Test and 24 NORA CEU’s mus be earned during the 5-year period for renewal.Registration:
Contact Oil Heat Comfort Corp @ 631-360-0200.
NORA Silver Certification
SILVER CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
Technicians that have the requisite training and experience and have passed a test administered by a NORA approved state Oilheat trade organization certification program can be certified at the Silver Level.
THE NORA SILVER CERTIFICATION
You can become one of the very select techs in our entire industry to earn the distinction of the Silver Certification, so enroll today!
In order to enhance the training and skills acquired through your NORA certification, it is required that you complete 24 credit hours of continuing education classes in a five-year period. This ensures that your skills are maintained and keeps you up-to-date with the latest technologies.
Professional trainers and owners have developed a model curriculum for technicians, with the aim of increasing their technical proficiency and keeping them abreast of the latest developments in the following areas: air handling and distribution systems, hydronics and hot water and steam boilers, burners, test equipment, water heaters, electricity, controls, fuel, venting and customer service.
Technical classes feature practical, hands-on training in a fully-equipped, "state-of-the-art" laboratory located right here on Long Island.
Contact Oil Heat Comfort Corp @ 631-360-0200 or apply online.
All class registrations must be completed 7 days before the class.
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