CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION FOUNDATION OF NORTH TEXAS

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Category Name:
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Courses For This Category

 

 Commercial HVAC Service I - A
 Commercial HVAC Service I - B
 Commercial HVAC Service II - A
 Commercial HVAC Service II - B
 Commercial HVAC Service III - A
 Commercial HVAC Service III - B
 Commercial HVAC Service IV - A
 Commercial HVAC Service IV - B
 EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Training & Exam
 Non-Technical Fundamentals of HVAC Systems and Design
 Pneumatics - Advanced
 Pneumatics - Basic thru Advanced
 Pneumatics - Refresher
 Solvent Weld Bonder Qualification (ASME B31.3)
 
Scheduled Courses
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Commercial HVAC Service I - B Benavides Jr T E 5:00 PM 9:30 PM 1/21/2020 5/19/2020 DFWEC
Commercial HVAC Service I - B Hull T E 5:00 PM 9:30 PM 1/21/2020 5/19/2020 DFWEC
Commercial HVAC Service II - B Benavides Jr M S 5:00 PM 9:30 PM 1/27/2020 5/18/2020 DFWEC
Commercial HVAC Service II - B CEF W E 5:00 PM 9:30 PM 1/22/2020 5/20/2020 DFWEC
Commercial HVAC Service IV - B Perez T E 5:00 PM 9:30 PM 1/21/2020 5/19/2020 DFWEC
EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Training & Exam Benavides Jr T E 5:00 PM 9:00 PM 3/31/2020 4/7/2020 DFWEC
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Legend: M=Monday, T=Tuesday, W=Wednesday, R=Thursday, F=Friday, Sa=Saturday, DFWEC=DFW Education Center, NLC=North Lake College Main Campus
 
Course Details
Commercial HVAC Service I - A
Type of Class: Semester
 
17 Sessions/80 Hours
This course will cover topics such as: Introduction to HVAC Service; Basic Safety; Introduction to HVAC; Trade Mathematics; Fasteners, Hardware, and Wiring; Basic Cooper & Plastic Pipe; and Soldering & Brazing.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Applied Construction Math I
OR Course: Applied Construction Math I Spanish
OR Test: TABE Math - English
OR Test: TABE Math - Spanish
OR Test Out: Applied Construction Math
MANDATORY
Req Test: TABE Reading - English
OR Test: TABE Reading - Spanish
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
EPA Section 608 Technician Certification Stationary Equipment Study Guide 3rd edition
$14.00 - Purchase Required
Basic Safety Module 00101-15
$27.00 - Purchase Required
Fasteners Hardware, Wiring Module 03313-15
$27.00 - Purchase Required
HVAC Level 2 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Purchase Required
HVAC Level 1 TG 5th Edition
$90.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
Commercial HVAC Service I - B
Type of Class: Semester
 
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Commercial HVAC IA This course will cover topics such as: Basic Carbon Steel Piping Practices, Introduction to Cooling, Refrigerants and Oils, Leak Detection; Evaluation; Recovery & Charging, Metering Devices, EPA Training/ Testing and Compressors. Note 1: EPA Section 608 Universal Certification is highly recommended in order to graduate from this program. EPA Exam is offered in Spring only. Note 2: Graduation Requirement: Students enrolled in HVAC I-B will be required to take the EPA Section 608 Refrigerant Recovery Exams. This EPA Section 608 Refrigerant Recovery class is MANDATORY for all students enrolled in HVAC I-B, unless the student has already received the EPA Core and Type II Certification. Proof of EPA Certification is required.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial HVAC Service I - A
OR Course: Commercial HVAC Service I - A Spanish
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $1,223.00
MATERIALS:
HVAC Level 1 TG 5th Edition
$90.00 - Previously Purchased
HVAC Level 2 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Previously Purchased
Calculator Scientific TI30XA
$16.00 - Previously Purchased
EPA Section 608 Technician Certification Stationary Equipment Study Guide 3rd edition
$14.00 - Previously Purchased
Basic Safety Module 00101-15
$27.00 - Previously Purchased
Fasteners Hardware, Wiring Module 03313-15
$27.00 - Previously Purchased
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Commercial HVAC Service I - B Benavides Jr T E 5:00 PM 9:30 PM 1/21/2020 5/19/2020 DFWEC
Commercial HVAC Service I - B Hull T E 5:00 PM 9:30 PM 1/21/2020 5/19/2020 DFWEC
 
Commercial HVAC Service II - A
Type of Class: Semester
 
18 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Commercial HVAC IB Commercial HVAC Service II-A Consists of up to 80 hours per semester including lab. This course will cover topics such as : Introduction to Air Distribution Systems, Sheet Metal Duct Systems, Fiberglass and Felxible Duct Systems, Basic Electricity, Alternating Current, and Introduction to Heating. Note: EPA Section 608 EPA Core and Type II Certification is prerequisite for students going into HVAC III-A. If you have not passed this section of the exam, you should register to retake the EPA Exam prior to the completion of HVAC Level IIB.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial HVAC Service I - B
OR Course: Commercial HVAC Service I - B Spanish
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
HVAC Level 1 TG 5th Edition
$90.00 - Previously Purchased
HVAC Level 2 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Previously Purchased
HVAC Level 3 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
Commercial HVAC Service II - B
Type of Class: Semester
 
17 Sessions/80 Hours
This course will cover topics such as: Chimneys, Vents & Flues, Troubleshooting Gas Heating, Troubleshooting Oil Heating, Control Circuit and Motor Troubleshooting, Basic Maintenance, and Zoning, Ductless and Variable Refrigerant Flow Systems. Note: EPA Section 608 EPA Core and Type II Certification is a prerequisite for students going into HVAC III-A. If you have not passed this section of the exam, you should register to retake the EPA Exam prior to the completion of HVAC Level II-B. Prerequisite: HVAC Commercial HVAC II-A
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial HVAC Service II - A
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: Spanish
Class Fee: $1,600.00
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $1,223.00
MATERIALS:
HVAC Level 1 TG 4th Edition
$90.00 - Previously Purchased
HVAC Level 2 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Previously Purchased
Calculator Scientific TI30XA
$16.00 - Previously Purchased
HVAC Level 3 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Previously Purchased
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Commercial HVAC Service II - B Benavides Jr M S 5:00 PM 9:30 PM 1/27/2020 5/18/2020 DFWEC
Commercial HVAC Service II - B CEF W E 5:00 PM 9:30 PM 1/22/2020 5/20/2020 DFWEC
 
Commercial HVAC Service III - A
Type of Class: Semester
 
18 Sessions/80 Hours
This course will cover topics such as: Review HVAC III; Introduction to Hydronic Systems; Commercial Hydronic Systems; Customer Relations; Heat Pumps; Troubleshooting Heat Pumps; Troubleshooting Cooling; and Troubleshooting Accessories. Note: EPA Universal Certification is required in order to graduate from this program. If you have not passed this section of the exam, you will need to register to take the EPA Exam prior to the completion of HVAC IV-B. The EPA Exam is not offered in the summer.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial HVAC Service II - B
MANDATORY
Req Test: EPA Certification- Core
OR Test: EPA Certification - Universal
MANDATORY
Req Test: EPA Certification - Type II
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
no materials
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
Commercial HVAC Service III - B
Type of Class: Semester
 
18 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Commercial HVAC IIIA and EPA Section 608 Core and EPA Type II Certification This course will cover topics such as: Troubleshooting Accessories, System Start Up and Shutdown, Building Management Systems, Troubleshooting Oil Heating, Water Treatment, and Steam Systems.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial HVAC Service III - A
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
no materials
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
Commercial HVAC Service IV - A
Type of Class: Semester
 
18 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Commercial HVAC Service Level III-B Commercial HVAC Service IV-A Consists of up to 80 hours per semester including lab. This course will cover topics such as : Construction Drawings & Specifications, Air Quality Equipment, Indoor Air Quality, Commercial Airside Systems, System Air Balancing and Energy Conservation Equipment.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial HVAC Service III - B
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
HVAC Level 2 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Previously Purchased
HVAC Level 3 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Previously Purchased
Welding Level 4 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Previously Purchased
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
Commercial HVAC Service IV - B
Type of Class: Semester
 
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Commercial HVAC IVA This course will cover topics such as: System Air Balancing, Heating & Cooling System Design, and Commercial/ Industrial Refrigeration Systems.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial HVAC Service IV - A
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $1,223.00
MATERIALS:
HVAC Level 2 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Previously Purchased
Calculator Scientific TI30XA
$16.00 - Previously Purchased
HVAC Level 3 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Previously Purchased
HVAC Level 4 TG 5th Edition
$131.00 - Previously Purchased
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Commercial HVAC Service IV - B Perez T E 5:00 PM 9:30 PM 1/21/2020 5/19/2020 DFWEC
 
EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Training & Exam
Type of Class: Short Term
 
2 Sessions/8 Hours
Prerequisite: None Required This course includes training and testing for Core, Types I, II, and III, required by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Course topics include: Refrigerant Transition and Recovery Certification. Lunch is included. Test is available in English or Spanish. A Spanish supplement to the English student handbook is available, upon request. Note 1: ATTENTION STUDENTS ENROLLED IN COMMERCIAL HVAC SERVICE I-A: You will receive this training and the exam in Commercial HVAC Service I-B. You do not need to enroll in this class. Note 2: The instructor highly recommends that students pick up and study their EPA Section 608 book at least 2 weeks prior to the start of class. A book will not be issued until the student’s company has signed and approved the registration form. Early registration is encouraged. Note 3: Students will need to bring their EPA Section 608 Book to the class. Students possessing an EPA Refrigerant Recovery card for one or more Types, must present the card to the Instructor the day of class. Otherwise the student will be required to take all 4
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $230.00
MATERIALS:
EPA Section 608 Technician Certification Stationary Equipment Study Guide 3rd edition
$14.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Training & Exam Benavides Jr T E 5:00 PM 9:00 PM 3/31/2020 4/7/2020 DFWEC
 
Non-Technical Fundamentals of HVAC Systems and Design
Type of Class: Short Term
 
13 Sessions/40 Hours
This course was designed for project managers, mechanical contractor sales people, superintendents who oversee large work in the field, technicians moving from the field to the office, or anyone who wants to gain a better understanding of HVAC principles. The primary objective of this course is to provide you with an understanding of the fundamentals of HVAC equipment, controls, and design, and covers topics such as: Refrigeration, Heat Transfer, and Psychrometrics; Equipment Selection and Specifications; Heat Loss & Cooling Load Calculations; Ductwork Sizing; Air Delivery Systems; Motors; and Controls.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
no materials
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
Pneumatics - Advanced
Type of Class: Short Term
 
2 Sessions/8 Hours
This course is the second half of the Pneumatics Training - Basic Through Advanced course. Students enrolling in the Pneumatics Training - Advanced course should already have a strong understanding of basic pneumatic controls, thermostat operation and how to calibrate thermostats.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
no materials
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
Pneumatics - Basic thru Advanced
Type of Class: Short Term
 
4 Sessions/16 Hours
Basic through Advanced: This 16-hour hands-on course is for technicians that have a limited knowledge or have no formal training in pneumatics. Course covers: Introduction to pneumatics, definitions and terminology; Compressor design and operation, air dryers and filters used in a system and why, sizing compressors, and dryers; Basic pneumatic control systems air supply and operators, restrictors, pilot bled systems, signal amplifiers, sensing and averaging elements, remote bulbs, throttling ranges; Thermostats and controllers, one pop, two pipe, dual temperature, high capacity, reverse acting and direct acting, temperature controllers, humidity controllers and pressure controllers; Relays and switches – why and where they are used; and VAV box controls, calibration, set up and operation.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
no materials
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
Pneumatics - Refresher
Type of Class: Short Term
 
2 Sessions/8 Hours
With all the new and improved systems being installed, it’s not every day that you work with pneumatic controls. And you know what they say about knowledge; “use it or lose it”. If you’ve worked on pneumatic controls, but it’s been quite a while and you feel you need a refresher, then this class is for you. This class will touch on the high points to refresh your memory and get you ready for that next project.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
no materials
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
Solvent Weld Bonder Qualification (ASME B31.3)
Type of Class: Seminar
 
1 Sessions/4 Hours
In this class students will receive the proper techniques for solvent welding of up to 16” CPVC and PVC. Students successfully completing the class and exam will receive ASME B31.3 Bonder Qualification. Class is taught in Spanish. Topics Include: Basic Principles of Solvent Welding; Proper Techniques of Solvent Welding Plastic Joints; Importance of Correct Sized Applicators; Weld-On Selection Guide to Solvent Cements and Primers; Set and Cure Times; and Causes of Failed Joints. En esta clase, los estudiantes recibirán las técnicas apropiadas para soldadura química de hasta 16” CPVC y PVC. Estudiantes completar con éxito la clase y el examen recibirán certificación de soldadura de ASME B31.3 con solventes. Clase se enseña en español. Itinerario: Principios Básicos de Soldadura Química; La Técnica Apropiada de Soldar Uniones de Plástico; La Importancia de Aplicadores de Tamaño Adecuado; Guía de Cementos Solventes y Primers Weld-On; Tiempos de Secado Inicial y Fraguado; y Las Causas de las Fallas.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
None Required
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **