Technical / Trade

Electrical Level I Code & Theory




Code: F20-400
Price: $460.00

Instructor: A. J. Pulley, Master Electrician
Day/Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00-9:00 PM
Start Date: SEPTEMBER 10, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 + $10.00 REGISTRATION FEE.
Number of Class Meetings: 75 Hours

Course Description:

Electrical Level I will be an introduction to safety on the job, writing a job description, terms of the trade, basic electron theory, a review of math skills, DC Theory, energy and power, electrical conductors and wire sizes, batteries, magnets and magnetic fields. Also covered are generation of electromotive force, basic understanding of motors and generators, introduction into the code book, grounding and practical writing, diagrams and switching. The class concludes with an exam. If students pass they will proceed to Electrical 2.
**TO GET THE MOST OUT OF THIS CLASS WORK AS AN APPRENTICE WITH A LICENSED ELECTRICIAN.
 

Students need to purchase: NFPA 70E: National Electrical Code® (NEC®), 2017 Edition

ISBN: 978-1455912773.   TUITION: $395.00 PLUS $10 REGISTRATION FEE if PAID BY AUGUST 30,  After  AUGUST 30th THE Tuition is $460 PLUS $10 REGISTRATION FEE.   WE RECOMMEND YOU WORK WITH A LICENSED ELECTRICIAN AS AN APPRENTICE, YOU WILL GET MORE OUT OF THE CLASS.

Electrical Level 2 Code & Theory




Code: F20-401
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Paul Townsend, Master Electrician
Day/Time: Tuesday/Thursday - 6:00-9:00pm
Start Date: SEPTEMBER 10, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS $10 Registration Fee
Number of Class Meetings: 75 Hours

Course Description:

Electrical 2 will review Electrical 1 and also cover series, parallel and series/parallel circuits, alternating current principals, AC theory, AC power, power factor and power factor corrections and three phase services. Also covered are making use of tables in the code book, proper use of code book tables and formulas and practice working on code questions in preparation for exams. The class concludes with an exam. If students pass they will proceed to Electrical 3.

Students need to purchase: NFPA 70®: National Electrical Code® (NEC®), 2017 Edition

ISBN: 978-0738184180
FEE: $395.00 PLUS THE $10.00 REGISTRATION FEE IF PAID BY AUGUST 30,  AFTER AUGUST 30th THE TUITION FEE IS $460.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE.

Electrical Level 3 Code & Theory




Code: F20-402
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Paul Townsend, Master Electrician
Day/Time: Tuesday/Thursday - 6:00-9:00pm
Start Date: SEPTEMBER 10, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 + $10.00 REGISTRATION FEE.
Number of Class Meetings: 75 Hours

Course Description:

Electrical 3 will be a review of Electrical 1 &2 and also a review of A/C theory, three phase calculations, series, parallel and their combination, branch circuit calculations, feeder and service calculations and requirements,motor controls, low voltage system and controls, review of Massachusetts code and Amendments and learn various types of incandescent bases. At the conclusion of the class an exam will be given and if the students pass they will go onto Level 4.

Students need to purchase: NFPA 70®: National Electrical Code® (NEC®), 2017 Edition

ISBN: 978-0738184180
FEE: $395 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE IF PAID BY AUGUST 30th,  AFTER AUGUST 30, 2019, THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS $10 REGISTRATION FEE.

Master Plumber (Tier V)




Code: F20-409
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Kevin Connelly, Master Plumber
Day/Time: TUES/THURS -5:00-8:00pm
Start Date: SEPTEMBER 10, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS A $10 REGISTRATION FEE.
Number of Class Meetings: 55 Hours

Course Description:

MASTER PLUMBING CODE & THEORY TIER V - 
TIER V PROGRAM IS FOR the Licensed Apprentice Plumber seeking to obtain a Master Plumber License. Tier I, II, III and IV or equivalent or a Journeyman Plumber License required. Pending Enrollment. This code and theory course consists of 55 hours of the Massachusetts plumbing and gas code review as well as service and troubleshooting plumbing problems in the field. The course meets the requirement toward the 300 classroom hours required by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for those who wish to take the Journeyman’s Plumbing and Gas Fitters’ Exam. Course Requirement: Must be a registered Apprentice prior to September 2008.

Textbook requirement: Massachusetts Uniform State Plumbing Code Book 248 CMR 1.00-10.00 & NFPA 54: National Fuel Gas Code 2002. 
TUITION: $395.00 PLUS THE $10.00 REGISTRATION FEE IF PAID BY AUGUST 30th; AFTER AUGUST 30, 2019, THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS THE $10.00 REGISTRATION FEE. .

Journeyman Plumbing CODE & THEORY TIER I




Code: F20-405
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Troy Gilbert, Master Plumber
Day/Time: Monday/Wednesday, 5:00-8:00 PM
Start Date: SEPTEMBER 9, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS A $10 REGISTRATION FEE.
Number of Class Meetings: 55 Hours

Course Description:

JOURNEYMAN PLUMBING CODE & THEORY TIER 1 - 
Tier 1 program is for the license apprentice and it is recommended to be working for a Licensed Plumber pending enrollment. This course consists of 55 hours of the Massachusetts plumbing & gas code and meets the requirements toward the 550 classroom hours required by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for those who wish to take the Journeyman’s Plumbing & Gas Fitters’ Exam. Topics include: Introduction to plumbing safety, installation practice, materials, tools, joining methods, residential blueprint reading, math and definitions.  **TO GET THE MOST OUT OF CLASS WORK AS AN APPRENTICE WITH A LICENSED PLUMBER.  

Textbook requirement: 2017 Edition Mass. Fuel Gas and Plumbing CODE BOOK.     GO TO WEBSITE:  www.PHCCMA.ORG AND PURCHASE TODAY.

 TUITION: $395 PLUS $10 REGISTRATION FEE if paid by AUGUST 30 ; AFTER AUGUST 30, 2019, THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE. 
MUST BE PAID IN FULL BEFORE STARTING CLASS.

Electrical Level 4 - Code & Theory




Code: F20-403
Price: $460.00

Instructor: AJ Pulley, Master Electrician, and Paul Townsend, Master Electrician
Day/Time: MON/WED, 6:00-9:00PM
Start Date: SEPTEMBER 9, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS A $10.00 REGISTRATION FEE.
Number of Class Meetings: 75 Hours

Course Description:

Electrical IV will be a review of Electrical I, II, and III. It will also cover extensive code questions and code table review questions, review circuit problems for AC/DC and help prepare the apprentice for taking the Electrical Exam. 
FEE: $395 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE IF PAID BY AUGUST 30, after AUGUST 30th  THE FEE is $460 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE.

Small Engine Repair




Code: F20-411
Price: $359.00

Instructor: TBA
Day/Time: TBA, 6:00-8:00 pm
Start Date: TBA
Fees: $359
Number of Class Meetings: 6 sessions

Course Description:

Do you want to learn how to fix your lawnmower, snowblower, chainsaw and other home use engines? If so, this is the class for you. This class will teach you how to analyze four-cycle engines. Topics include carbonization, lubrication of piston rings and rods, and more.

Journeyman Plumbing CODE & THEORY Tier II




Code: F20-406
Price: $460.00

Instructor: TROY GILBERT, MASTER PLUMBER
Day/Time: MON/WED, 5:00-8:00PM
Start Date: SEPTEMBER 9, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS A $10. REGISTRATION FEE.
Number of Class Meetings: 55 Hours

Course Description:

JOURNEYMAN PLUMBING CODE & THEORY TIER II - 
TIER II program is for the licensed apprentice plumber who has completed 110 hours of Tier 1 or equivalent required. Pending enrollment.
FEE: $395.00 IF PAID BY AUGUST 30th,  PLUS $10 REGISTRATION FEE; AFTER  AUGUST 30, 2019, THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS $10 REG. FEE.
TEXTBOOK:  2017 EDITION MASS FUEL GAS AND PLUMBING CODE BOOK.  GO TO WWW.PHCCMA.ORG AND PURCHASE TODAY.

Journeyman Plumbing CODE & THEORY Tier III




Code: F20-407
Price: $460.00

Instructor: JAMES VAUGHAN, MASTER PLUMBER
Day/Time: Tues/Thurs, 5:00-8:00PM
Start Date: SEPTEMBER 10, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS A $10 REGISTRATION FEE.
Number of Class Meetings: 55 Hours

Course Description:

JOURNEYMAN PLUMBING CODE & THEORY TIER III - 
TIER III program is for the licensed apprentice plumber who has completed Tier I and Tier II or equivalent. Students must pass Tier III final exam before continuing on to Tier IV. Pending enrollment. 
 FEE: $395.00 PLUS $10.00 REGISTRATION FEE IF PAID BY AUGUST 30th - AFTER AUGUST 30, 2019 THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS THE $10. REGISTRATION FEE.
  
TEXTBOOK:  2017 EDITION MASS. FUEL GAS AND PLUMBING CODE BOOK.  GO TO WWW.PHCCMA.ORG AND PURCHASE TODAY.

Journeyman Plumbing CODE & THEORY Tier IV




Code: F20-408
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Kevin Connolly, Master Plumber
Day/Time: TUES/THURS, 5:00-8:00PM
Start Date: SEPTEMBER 10, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS A $10. REGISTRATION FEE.
Number of Class Meetings: 55 Hours

Course Description:

JOURNEYMAN PLUMBING CODE & THEORY TIER IV - 
TIER IV Program is for the licensed apprentice plumber who has completed TIER I, II AND III AND PASSED THE TIER III FINAL EXAM. Students must pass TIER IV Final Exam before continuing on to TIER V. Pending Enrollment. 
FEE: $395.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE IF PAID BY AUGUST 30th, AFTER AUGUST 30, 2019 THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE. 

TEXTBOOK:  2017 EDITION MASS. FUEL GAS AND PLUMBING CODE BOOK.   GO TO THE WEBSITE:  WWW.PHCCMA.ORG AND PURCHASE TODAY.

Electrical Masters




Code: F20-404
Price: $460.00

Instructor: AJ Pulley, Master Electrician, and Paul Townsend, Master Electrician
Day/Time: MON/WED - 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Start Date: SEPTEMBER 9, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS A $10.00 REGISTRATION FEE.
Number of Class Meetings: 75 HOURS.

Course Description:

This course is designed for students wishing to fulfill the 150 hour requirement for their Master's. Fee: $395 PLUS $10 REGISTRATION FEE if paid by AUGUST 30,  AFTER AUGUST 30. 2019, THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE.

BASIC AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR




Code: F20-410
Price: $379.00

Instructor: Amos Robinson, Retired UCT AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTOR.
Day/Time: TUESDAY, 5:30-8:30PM
Start Date: OCTOBER 1, 2019.
Fees: $379.00
Number of Class Meetings: 6 Sessions

Course Description:

BASIC AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR - Familiarize yourself with all systems of the automobile. Become aware of noises and symptoms and learn basic auto repairs such as brakes, lubrication, ignition, suspension and more. Students will have an opportunity to work on their own vehicles.

NEW! HVAC/R1 - 60 HOURS




Code: F20-847
Price: $699.00

Instructor: Kevin St. Peter
Day/Time: MON/THURS, 5:30-8:30PM
Start Date: September 23, 2019
Fees: $699.00
Number of Class Meetings: 20 Sessions

Course Description:

NEW!  HVAC/R1 - 60 HOURS 

LEARN fundamentals of HVAC/R.  Class work will cover basic theory, thermodynamics, refrigeration cycle, 

refrigeration system components, basic hand tools, recovery equipment, refrigeration accessories, compressors, 

schematic readings, and proper refrigerant handling.  Sheet metal installation will be done as the class demand is needed. 

 Shop work will consist of recovery and charging systems, brazing, soldering, building and troubleshooting electrical systems.  

Textbook is:  Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning 20th Edition ISBN: 978-1631263545.

Instructor:  Kevin St. Peter

MARINE ENGINE REPAIR




Code: F20-412
Price: $349.00

Instructor: TBA
Day/Time: TBA
Start Date: TBA
Fees: $349.00
Number of Class Meetings: 6 Sessions

Course Description:

Marine Engine Repair -  This class is designed for the boater or enthusiast who is looking to maintain or learn about outboard engines. No prior experience is required. Take the journey from theory of operation to hands-on repair, maintenance, tuning, winterizing, and diagnostics. Topics include: 2-stroke/4-stroke components, fuel delivery systems, lubrication, cooling, lower unit, trim and tilt, starting, charging and ignition systems. This is a hands on class, reinforced with classroom theory and flexibility to meet the needs of your product or interest.



MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER




Code: F20-473
Price: $435.00

Instructor: Charlie Pires, Falmouth DPW
Day/Time: TUESDAYS, 6:00-9:00PM
Start Date: OCTOBER 1, 2019.
Fees: $435.00
Number of Class Meetings: 13 Sessions including 3 Saturday mornings.

Course Description:

MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER - Prepare to take the Massachusetts Municipal Wastewater Grade 1-4 Certification Exam. This course will provide an overview of the basic concepts of the preliminary, primary, biological and tertiary treatment; the function of related equipment and support systems; environmental responsibilities required to safely and properly operate, maintain and manage a municipal waste-water treatment facility. You will learn OSHA confined space entry and equipment lock out tag out.

Textbook Requirement:

Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants Volume 1, 7th edition or latest ISBN: 978-1-59371-039-2

Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants Volume 2, 7th edition or latest ISBN: 978-1-59371-038-5

Publisher: California State University at Sacramento Can be purchased at: www.owp.csus.edu

Instructor :  Charlie Pires, Falmouth DPW

MA Unrestricted Construction Supervisor Pre-Licensing Course




Code: F20-475
Price: $259.00

Instructor: Michael Mendoza, Certified Inspector of Buildings, Construction Supervisor License with over 25 years of teaching experience.
Day/Time: Tuesdays 6:00pm-9:00pm
Start Date: October 15, 2019
Fees: $259.00
Number of Class Meetings: 6 Sessions

Course Description:

MA Unrestricted Construction Supervisor License - This is a six (6) session class which is designed to provide you with the basic understanding of the various codes that you will need to know to prepare you for taking the CSL exam.  Students should go to the Prometric site and down load this booklet http://www.prometric.com/enen-us/clients/Massachusetts/Documents/MACS CIB.pdf which will tell you how the licensing process works.  On page 11, under the CSL description, you will find the list of what books your are to have for taking this class and for taking the CLS exam.  On the first day of the class, you are expected to have both the 2015 International Building Code and the 2015 Massachusetts State Building Code Base Volume (Commercial).  

NEW! HVAC - 3 - 100 HOURS - THIS CLASS IS NOT BEING OFFERED THIS SEMESTER.




Code: F20-849
Price: $1,055.00

Prerequisites: TBA
Instructor: TBA
Day/Time: TUES/WED, 5:30-8:30PM
Start Date: THIS CLASS IS NOT BEING OFFERED THIS SEMESTER.
Fees: $1055.00
Number of Class Meetings: 34 Sessions

Course Description:

NEW!  HVAC-3 - 100-hour course will consist of air conditioning charging and troubleshooting systems as well as startup procedures and proper measurements needed to insure proper operation per manufacturers specs. Hydronic heating systems operation and associated components for installation of various boilers, high efficiency boilers, wall hung boilers, lower efficiency boilers. Introduction to oil burners and oil fired heating systems. Introduction to heat pump systems and geo-thermal heat pump systems. Commercial coolers and freezers, medium temperature display cases. EPA 608 exam will be offered for those that wish to take the exam. Cost for the exam is $35.00.

INTRO TO WELDING




Code: F20-425
Price: $454.00

Instructor: Tyler Griffin
Day/Time: Thursday, 6:00-8:30pm
Start Date: September 12, 2019
Fees: $454.00
Number of Class Meetings: 6 Sessions

Course Description:

Intro to Welding

In this course you will learn all the basics of stick welding and how to run flats and verticals including safety on the job. It is a hands on course. Work the bench under the guidance of the instructor.

Fee: $454.00 Includes Material Fee.

ALL STUDENTS MUST WEAR LONG PANTS AND BOOTS AT ALL TIMES IN THIS CLASS.

OSHA 10-HOUR FOR CONSTRUCTION




Code: F20-804
Price: $149.00

Instructor: Gilbert Taylor
Day/Time: MONDAYS, 6:00-9:30PM
Start Date: October 21, November 4 & 25, 2019
Fees: $149.00
Number of Class Meetings: 3 Sessions

Course Description:

The OSHA 10-hour for Construction (29 CMR 1926) is designed for persons either entering or in

the construction industry as to their rights and the hazards associated with their work by

training and introducing personnel to the basic practices of identifying, reducing, eliminating

and reporting hazards. Some topics covered include Employee rights under OSHA standards,

Construction Industry Health Hazards, OSHA Construction Focus Four, Hand and Power Tools,

Personal Protective Equipment, Trenching, Excavations and more.

 Instructor Gilbert Taylor

 

Auto Damage Appraiser




Code: W20-413
Price: $479.00

Instructor: Sue Conena, I-CAR Certified has taught the Auto Damage Appraiser Course since 1993.
Day/Time: Tues/Thurs, 6:00-9:00PM
Start Date: April 7, 2020.
Fees: $479.00
Number of Class Meetings: 10 Sessions

Course Description:

AUTO DAMAGE APPRAISER - Auto Damage Appraiser

If you are currently involved in the field of auto body repair or if you would just like to learn the trade of auto damage appraising, this five week course will give you a jump start to a successful career in the demanding field of Auto Damage Appraising. Now that the Auto Insurance Industry has deregulated in the State of Massachusetts, an increase number of Auto Insurers are now entering the State and there is a need for qualified licensed auto appraisers in both the Auto Body Repair and Insurance fields. This course is designed to properly prepare you to gain the knowledge of auto insurance and state regulations while attaining the essential learning tools needed to write auto damage appraisals. Each successful student will receive a certificate from this course which is an approved course by the Auto Damage Appraiser Licensing Board. In addition to this course, the student will need to complete a three-month apprenticeship with a licensed Massachusetts Auto Appraiser in order to apply and qualify to take the Massachusetts Auto Appraiser Exam

Instructor:  Sue Conena, I-CAR certified has taught the Auto Damage Appraiser Course since 1993