131 HVAC/R Oil Heat I
This online course is designed to introduce the concept of combustion in basic terms. The focus will be on the current direct-vent systems and the traditional high-pressure gun burner. It will prepare technicians to install, maintain, and repair residential and small commercial burner systems up to 400,000 BTUs/hour. We will explore all the mechanical, electrical, and accessory devices commonly found in the modern fuel oil heating systems. With this knowledge, we will build troubleshooting skills and identify applicable codes as they pertain to the installation and use of these systems. Instruction aligns with ANSI/ACCA Quality Installation & Maintenance Standards. This course is NATE recognized for 18 hours of continuing education (CEHs) applicable to NATE re-certification, and BPI recognized for 9 continuing education units (CEUs). Six modules cover:
- Characteristics of Fuel Oil and Principles of Combustion
- Types and Construction of Oil Burners
- Oil Burner Anatomy (part one)
- Oil Burner Anatomy (part two)
- Fuel Oil Tanks and Piping
- Complete Heating Systems
Each course purchase allows 60 days enrollment to complete. Must obtain a 75% or higher to obtain CEU recognition. Course provides you with a Subject Matter Expert (mentor) to assist with questions and all course materials for the duration of the course.
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