Technical / Trade

Electrical Level I Code & Theory




Code: W19-400
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Rex Burger, Master Electricion
Day/Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00-9:00 PM
Start Date: JANUARY 8, 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.

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

ISBN: 978-0738184180 TUITION: $395.00 PLUS $10 REGISTRATION FEE if PAID BY DECEMBER 27, 2018,  After  DECEMBER 27th 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: W19-401
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Paul Townsend, Master Electrician
Day/Time: Tuesday/Thursday - 6:00-9:00pm
Start Date: JANUARY 8, 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 DECEMBER 27, 2018,  AFTER DECEMBER 27, 2018 THE TUITION FEE IS $460.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE.

Electrical Level 3 Code & Theory




Code: W19-402
Price: $460.00

Instructor: TBA
Day/Time: Tuesday/Thursday - 6:00-9:00pm
Start Date: JANUARY 8, 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 DECEMBER 27, 2018,  AFTER DECEMBER 27, 2018, THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS $10 REGISTRATION FEE.

Master Plumber (Tier V)




Code: W19-409
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Kevin Connelly, Master Plumber
Day/Time: TUES/THURS -5:00-8:00pm
Start Date: JANUARY 15, 2019
Fees: $460.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE
Number of Class Meetings: 55 Hours

Course Description:

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 DECEMBER 27, 2018; AFTER DECEMBER 27th THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS THE $10.00 REGISTRATION FEE. .

Journeyman Plumbing TIER I




Code: W19-405
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Troy Gilbert, Master Plumber
Day/Time: Monday/Wednesday, 5:00-8:00 PM
Start Date: JANUARY 14, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE
Number of Class Meetings: 55 Hours

Course Description:

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.

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 DECEMBER 27th ; AFTER DECEMBER 27th 2018, THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE. 
MUST BE PAID IN FULL BEFORE STARTING CLASS.

Electrical Level 4 - Code & Theory




Code: W19-403
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Matthew Theodore, Master Electrician, Cape Cod Tech. Electrical Instructor.
Day/Time: Tues/Thurs, 6:00-9:00PM
Start Date: JANUARY 8, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 + $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 DECEMBER 27, 2018, after DECEMBER 27th,  THE FEE is $460 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE.

Auto Damage Appraiser




Code: F19-413
Price: $450.00

Instructor: Sue Conena, I-CAR certified, has taught the Auto Damage Appraiser Course for the past 19 years.
Day/Time: Tuesday & Thursday 6:00-9:00pm
Start Date: OCTOBER 30, 2018.
Fees: $450.00 PLUS $10.00 Material Fee payable to the Instructor. Workbook Included
Number of Class Meetings: 10 sessions

Course Description:

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.

Small Engine Repair




Code: W19-411
Price: $359.00

Instructor: Richard Giannelli, UCT Marine Technology Instructor
Day/Time: TUESDAYS, 6:00-8:00 pm
Start Date: MARCH 26, 2019.
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 Tier II




Code: W19-406
Price: $460.00

Instructor: TROY GILBERT, MASTER PLUMBER
Day/Time: MON/WED, 5:00-8:00PM
Start Date: JANUARY 14, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS $10. REGISTRATION FEE
Number of Class Meetings: 55 Hours

Course Description:

TIER II program is for the licensed apprentice plumber who has completed 110 hours of Tier 1 or equivalent required. Pending enrollment. FEE: $395.OO IF PAID BY DECEMBER 27, 2018,  PLUS $10 REGISTRATION FEE; AFTER  DECEMBER 27, 2018, 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 Tier III




Code: W19-407
Price: $460.00

Instructor: JAMES VAUGHAN, MASTER PLUMBER
Day/Time: Tues/Thurs, 5:00-8:00PM
Start Date: JANUARY 15, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE
Number of Class Meetings: 55 Hours

Course Description:

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 DECEMBER 27, 2018 - AFTER DECEMBER 27th 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 Tier IV




Code: W19-408
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Kevin Connolly, Master Plumber
Day/Time: TUES/THURS, 5:00-8:00PM
Start Date: JANUARY 15, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 PLUS THE $10. REGISTRATION FEE
Number of Class Meetings: 55 Hours

Course Description:

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 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE IF PAID BY DECEMBER 27, 2018, AFTER DECEMBER 27, 2018,  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: W19-404
Price: $460.00

Instructor: Matthew Theodore, Cape Cod Tech. in Harwich Insructor.
Day/Time: TUES/THURS - 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Start Date: JANUARY 8, 2019.
Fees: $460.00 + $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 DECEMBER 27, 2018,  AFTER DECEMBER 27, 2018, THE FEE IS $460.00 PLUS THE $10 REGISTRATION FEE.

BASIC AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR




Code: W19-410
Price: $379.00

Instructor: Amos Robinson, Retired UCT AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTOR.
Day/Time: TUESDAY, 5:30-8:30PM
Start Date: February 26, 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/R - 2




Code: W19-847
Price: $699.00

Instructor: Patrick Merrick, Upper Cape Technical HVAC Instructor with 35 years of experience in the field.
Day/Time: TUES/WED, 5:30-8:30PM
Start Date: JANUARY 15, 2019.
Fees: $699.00
Number of Class Meetings: 90 hours - 30 Sessions

Course Description:

NEW! HVAC/R-2 -  90 HOUR COURSE.  Learn to troubleshoot electrical systems and mechanical components of HVAC/R systems.   Schematic reading and development, service techniques, charging various systems, heat and cooling load sizing.  Preparation for the EPA 608 exam will take place and the exam will be offered at the end of the course.  Cost of the exam is $35.  Also offered is an Introduction to Massachusetts Refrigeration Technicians license preparations and requirements.  In order to take this course you must have completed HVAC/R1 or have permission to take this course    
Instructor:  Patrick Merrick is an UCT Instructor with 35 years of experience in the field. 
   30 Sessions

MARINE ENGINE REPAIR




Code: F19-412
Price: $349.00

Instructor: Richard Glass, UCT Marine Technology Instructor
Day/Time: WEDNESDAY, 5:30-8:00pm
Start Date: October 17, 2018.
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.

Instructor: Richard Glass, UCT Marine Technology Instructor


MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER




Code: W19-473
Price: $435.00

Instructor: Charlie Pires, Falmouth DPW
Day/Time: TUESDAYS, 6:00-9:00PM
Start Date: MARCH 5, 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

INTRO TO WOODWORKING




Code: W19-420
Price: $259.00

Instructor: Joseph Zajac, UCT Carpentry Instructor with over 11 years teaching experience and 20 years experience in the field.
Day/Time: TUESDAYS, 5:30-8:30PM
Start Date: February 26, 2019
Fees: $259.00
Number of Class Meetings: 6 Sessions

Course Description:

Intro to Woodworking - New students create an Adirondack chair while returning students create a project of their choosing such as a bookcase, end table, checkerboard, etc. Learn to safely and confidently operate stationary shop power tools to create a project of your choice. Topics include: shop safety, use of hand tools, project selection, scaled drawings and planning and project building. Learn Built-in techniques. There is individual guidance throughout all phases of the project completion. Students are responsible for supplying their own lumber and will need to bring a scale ruler, tape rule, pencil, note paper and safety glasses to each class. Some lumber may be available for purchase. Dress in appropriate shop apparel.

Instructor:  Joseph Zajac, UCT Carpentry instructor with over 11 years teaching experience and 20 years experience in the field)  

MA Unrestricted Construction Supervisor License




Code: F19-475
Price: $259.00

Instructor: Michael Mendoza, Building Commissioner
Day/Time: Tuesday, 6:00-9:00p.m.
Start Date: October 23, 2018
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 Massachusetts Amendments to the 2015 International Building Code.  

INTRO TO WELDING




Code: W19-425
Price: $454.00

Instructor: Craig Poirier, UCT Substitute Teacher.
Day/Time: THURSDAYS, 6:00-8:30PM
Start Date: FEBRUARY 28, 2019.
Fees: $454.00 Includes Material Fee.
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.  $454.00 Includes Material Fee.
ALL STUDENTS MUST WEAR LONG PANTS AND BOOTS AT ALL TIMES.

NEW! INTRODUCTION TO TILE INSTALLATION




Code: F19-884
Price: $129.00

Instructor: TBA
Day/Time: TBA
Start Date: TBA
Fees: $129.00
Number of Class Meetings: 2 Sessions

Course Description:

Intro to Tile Installation - Students will install tile and grout.   Classroom instruction will include: a discussion of industry standards for substrates, medium bed and thin set adhesive basics, choosing the appropriate grout and adhesive for your tile project.    There is individual training throughout all phases of the sessions.   Students are responsible for supplying their own tile, kneepads, pencil, note paper to each class.  Some material may be available to purchase.  Some tools will be provided.

Electrical 30 Hour MakeUp




Code: W19-404a
Price: $199.00

Instructor: TBA
Day/Time: Tues/Thurs, 6:00-9:00PM
Start Date: APRIL 23, 2019.
Fees: 199.00 - $169.00 IF PAID BY APRIL 12, 2019.
Number of Class Meetings: 10 SESSIONS

Course Description:

ELECTRICAL 30 HOUR MAKEUP - Here is an opportunity to obtain additional electrical code and theory hours toward the required 600 hours necessary to apply for the State Journeyman's Electrical Exam.

OSHA 10 FOR CONSTRUCTION




Code: W19-804
Price: $149.00

Instructor: IEME
Day/Time: MONDAYS, 6:00-9:30PM
Start Date: MARCH 4, 11 & 18, 2019.
Fees: $149.00
Number of Class Meetings: 3 SESSIONS

Course Description:

OSHA 10 FOR CONSTRUCTION - OSHA recommends Outreach Training Program courses as an orientation to occupational safety and health for workers covered by OSHA 29 CFR 1926.   An OSHA 10-hour training teaches safety awareness and helps each worker recognize and reduce the risks of job site hazards. The program is intended as an orientation to OSHA standards and covers safety and health hazards workers may face on construction work sites. Our 10-hour course places special emphasis on hazard identification, avoidance, control and preventionDuring the program we will cover specific OSHA regulations and requirements as they apply to the construction industry. Course Topics: Introduction to OSHA, Material Handling, Tools - Hand and Power, Scaffolds, Stairways and Ladders, Excavations, Electrical, Personal Protective Equipment, Fall Protection and Cranes

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an OSHA 10-Hour Construction Outreach DOL course

Confined Space Awareness for Construction & General Industry




Code: W19-801
Price: $59.00

Instructor: IEME
Day/Time: MONDAY, 5:30-9:30 PM
Start Date: MARCH 25, 2019.
Fees: 59.00
Number of Class Meetings: 1 Session

Course Description:

CONFINED SPACE AWARENESS FOR CONSTRUCTION & GENERAL INDUSTRY - Confined spaces can be some of the most dangerous work areas at a jobsite. To address the risk, OSHA requires training for workers either exposed toor have the potential to be exposed to, confined space hazards. Confined spaces can be found in many areas of the jobsite such as manholes, pipelines, pits, silos, storage bins, and tanks.

This 4 hours course satisfies the confined space training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.146. intended to provide the workers whom must perform duties in permitrequired confined spacesincluding maintenance technicians, pipeline workers, emergency response personnel, and other general industry workers, the necessary education to do so safely.

Through this course, you will learn what it takes to be compliant with the latest standards from OSHA on confined spaces

Audience: 
Employees working in Confined Spaces | Safety Managers | JobSite Supervisors

 

Class participants will receive a course completion certificate.

FALL PROTECTION FOR CONSTRUCTION & GENERAL INDUSTRY




Code: W19-805
Price: $45.00

Instructor: IEME
Day/Time: MONDAY, 6:00-9:00PM
Start Date: APRIL 1, 2019.
Fees: $45.00
Number of Class Meetings: 1 Session

Course Description:

FALL PROTECTION FOR CONSTRUCTION & GENERAL INDUSTRY - The US Department of Labor (DOL) lists falls as one of the leading causes of traumatic occupational death, accounting for 8% of all occupational fatalities from trauma. Our 3-Hour OSHA Fall Protection Compliance Training for the Construction Industry provides you with the tools to identify fall hazards and decide how to best protect workers by reducing or eliminating fall hazards in the construction industry.

Important topics covered in this course include:

o    OSHA requirements for when and how to use fall protection

o    Fall protection with unprotected, leading sides and edges

o    Avoiding falling objects and struck-by hazards

o    Using guardrail, personal fall arrest, warning line and safety monitoring systems

o    Training requirements

o    Safety equipment inspection procedures

When you complete this course, you will:

o    Understand construction hazards that require a fall protection system

o    Be able to identify the different types of fall protection systems and their requirements

o    Review the training requirements and common hazards associated with fall protection

Standards Covered: Safety and Health Regulations for Construction, Subpart M, Fall Protection, Part 1926.501-503

Class participants will receive a course completion certificate.