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57 River Rd, Andover, MA 01810

Classes available:

HVAC 2 (Hands On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Alternating Current; Compressors; Refrigerants and Oils; Leak Detection, Evacuation, Recovery, and Charging; Metering Devices; Heat Pumps; Basic Maintenance; Chimneys, Vents and Flues; Sheet Metal Duct Systems; Fiberglass and Flexible Duct Systems; Commercial Airside Systems; Air Quality Equipment; Introduction to Hydronic Systems.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Total price: Member: $1,799.00 / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00


Pipefitting 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Orientation to the Trade; Pipefitting Hand Tools; Pipefitting Power Tools; Oxyfuel Cutting; Ladder & Scaffolds; Motorized Equipment; Piping Systems; Drawing & Detail Sheets; Identifying & Installing Valves; Pipefitting Trade Math; Threaded Pipe Fabrication; Socket Weld Pipe Fabrications & Butt Weld Pipe Fabrication.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM – Mondays & Wednesdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Refrigeration Contractor – ONLINE COURSE

This VIRTUAL course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: Refrigeration Theory; Evaporators; Metering Devices; Condensers; Compressors; Refrigeration Accessories; Refrigerants; Operation, Pressures & Temperatures; AC and Refrigeration Math; Multi Temperature Systems; Other Refrigeration Systems; Motors; Purgers and Absorption Systems; Definitions from ASHRAE 15 & 34; The Mass Refrigeration Code. It is required that all students bring a copy of the current ASHRAE books (15 & 34) to class.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays – ONLINE COURSE
Total price: Member: $1,674.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,954.00


Sheet Metal 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Introduction to Sheet Metal; Basic Safety; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to B.G.L. c 112 s 237-251 and 271 CMR; Basic Rigging; Introduction to Materials Handling; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Tools of the Trade; Installation of Ductwork.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022 – 5:30 – 8:30 PM
Mondays & Wednesdays OR Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Sheet Metal 2 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Safety Review; Trade Math 104; Shop Production and Organization; Installation of Air Distribution Accessories; Air Systems; Duct Fabrication Standards; Introduction to Layout; Fabrication I – Parallel Line Development; Fabrication II – Radial Line Development; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays OR Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sheet Metal 3 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Trade Math II; Introduction to Supervisory Skills; Air Properties and Distribution; Principles of Airflow; Air Testing and Balancing; Fabrication III – Triangulation; Plans and Specifications; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays 
ABC Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sheet Metal 4 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Massachusetts Uniform Sheet Metal Code; Trade Math III – Field Measuring; Comprehensive Plan and Specification Reading; Soldering; Architectural Sheet Metal; Louvers, Dampers and Access Doors; Fabrication IV – Comprehensive Review; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: 2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sheet Metal 5 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Trade Math – Estimating; Fume Exhaust Design; Introduction to Welding, Brazing and Cutting; Advanced Architectural Sheet Metal; Hands-on Shop Fabrication; and Exam Review and Preparation.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
ABC Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sprinklerfitting 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Orientation to the Trade; Introduction to Components and Systems; Steel Pipe; CPVC Pipe and Fittings; Copper Tube Systems; Underground Pipe.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM // Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Sprinklerfitting 3

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Deluge/Preaction Systems; Standpipes; Water Supplies; Fire Pumps; Application-Specific  Sprinklers and Nozzles.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022

5:30 – 8:30 PM // Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


900 Randolph St, Canton, MA 02021

Classes available:

Electrical 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Orientation to the Electrical Trade; Electrical Safety; Introduction to Electrical Circuits; Electrical Theory; Introduction to the National Electrical Code (NEC); Device Boxes; Hand Bending; Raceways and Fittings; Conductors and Cables; Basic Electrical Construction Drawings; Residential Electrical Services; Electrical Test Equipment. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:00 – 8:00 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
ABC Member Price: $1,574.00 / Not-Yet-A-Member Price: $1,894.00


Electrical 2

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Alternating Current; Motors: Theory and Application; Electric Lighting; Conduit Bending; Pull and Junction Boxes; Conductor Installations; Cable Tray; Conductor Terminations and Splices; Grounding and Bonding; Circuit Breakers and Fuses; Control Systems and Fundamental Concepts. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
ABC Member Price: $1,574.00 // Not-Yet-A-Member Price: $1,894.00


Electrical 3

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Load Calculations – Branch and Feeder Circuits; Conductor Selection and Calculations; Practical Applications of Lighting; Hazardous Locations; Overcurrent Protection; Distribution Equipment; Transformers; Commercial Electrical Services; Motor Calculations; Voice, Data, and Video; Motor Controls. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
Total price: Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Electrical 4

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Load Calculations –Feeders and Services; Health Care Facilities; Standby and Emergency Systems; Basic Electronic Theory; Fire Alarm Systems; Specialty Transformers; Advanced Controls; HVAC Controls; Heat Tracing and Freeze Protection; Motor Operation and Maintenance; Medium-Voltage Terminations/Splices; Special Locations; Fundamentals of Crew Leadership. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
Total price: Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Pipefitting 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Orientation to the Trade; Pipefitting Hand Tools; Pipefitting Power Tools; Oxyfuel Cutting; Ladder & Scaffolds; Motorized Equipment; Piping Systems; Drawing & Detail Sheets; Identifying & Installing Valves; Pipefitting Trade Math; Threaded Pipe Fabrication; Socket Weld Pipe Fabrications & Butt Weld Pipe Fabrication.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM – Mondays & Wednesdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Sheet Metal 4 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Massachusetts Uniform Sheet Metal Code; Trade Math III – Field Measuring; Comprehensive Plan and Specification Reading; Soldering; Architectural Sheet Metal; Louvers, Dampers and Access Doors; Fabrication IV – Comprehensive Review; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 14, 2021– May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM // Tuesdays & Thursdays
Total price: Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sprinklerfitting 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Orientation to the Trade; Introduction to Components and Systems; Steel Pipe; CPVC Pipe and Fittings; Copper Tube Systems; Underground Pipe.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Sprinklerfitting 3

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Deluge/Preaction Systems; Standpipes; Water Supplies; Fire Pumps; Application-Specific  Sprinklers and Nozzles.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022

5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


147 Pond St, Franklin, MA 02038

Classes available:

Carpentry 2 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Commercial Drawings; Cold-Formed Steel Framing; Exterior Finishing; Thermal and Moisture Protection; Roofing Applications; Doors and Door Hardware; Drywall Installation; Drywall Finishing; Suspended Ceilings; Window, Door, Floor and Ceiling Trim; Cabinet Installation.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
Total price: Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sheet Metal 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Introduction to Sheet Metal; Basic Safety; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to B.G.L. c 112 s 237-251 and 271 CMR; Basic Rigging; Introduction to Materials Handling; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Tools of the Trade; Installation of Ductwork.

 

September 13, 2021 – May 2022 
5:30 – 8:30 PM – Mondays & Wednesdays 
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Sheet Metal 2 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Safety Review; Trade Math 104; Shop Production and Organization; Installation of Air Distribution Accessories; Air Systems; Duct Fabrication Standards; Introduction to Layout; Fabrication I – Parallel Line Development; Fabrication II – Radial Line Development; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays 
Total price: Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sheet Metal 3 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Trade Math II; Introduction to Supervisory Skills; Air Properties and Distribution; Principles of Airflow; Air Testing and Balancing; Fabrication III – Triangulation; Plans and Specifications; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
Total price: Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sheet Metal 4 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Massachusetts Uniform Sheet Metal Code; Trade Math III – Field Measuring; Comprehensive Plan and Specification Reading; Soldering; Architectural Sheet Metal; Louvers, Dampers and Access Doors; Fabrication IV – Comprehensive Review; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 13, 2021– May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
ABC Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sheet Metal 5 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Trade Math – Estimating; Fume Exhaust Design; Introduction to Welding, Brazing and Cutting; Advanced Architectural Sheet Metal; Hands-on Shop Fabrication; and Exam Review and Preparation.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM // Mondays & Wednesdays
ABC Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Classes available:

Hot Work

  1. Goals of Training – As a result of taking this class, participants will be able to
    • Understand the principles of Hot Work.
    • Explain the types of activities that are classified as Hot Work.
    • Explain how to keep a Hot Work site safe.
  2. Objectives of Training – As a result of taking this class, participants will be able to
    • Identify relevant standards, regulations, and ordinances that are applicable to Hot Work.
    • Describe the different forms of Hot Work.
    • Describe the four-step protocol for Hot Work Safety.
    • Define Hot Work hazards.
    • Explain Hot Work safety team roles and responsibilities.
    • Describe Hot Work permit requirements.
    • Read and Understand a Hot Work Permit.
  3. Essential Questions – At the conclusion of the training, participants will be able to answer
    • What is Hot Work?
    • What are the roles of a safety team at a Hot Work site?
    • What are the responsibilities of a safety team at a Hot Work site?
    • What is the difference between the different Hot Work Sites?
    • Who is tasked with issuing Hot Work permits.

100 Unicorn Park Drive, Suite 2
Woburn, MA 01801

 

Classes available:

First Aid / CPR

Tuesday November 17, 2020

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Member Price: $113.00 // Not-Yet-A-Member Price: $185.00


OSHA 30-hour

October 23, 30, November 6, & 13, 2020 – Fridays

8:30AM-4:00PM

Member Price: $656.00 // Not-Yet-A-Member Price: $764.00


Sheet Metal Prep for Exam

Saturday, November 14, 2020

8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Member Price: $213.00 // Not-Yet-A-Member: $286.00


303 Homestead Ave, Holyoke, MA 01040

Classes available:

Gas Fitting Tier 1

This course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Introduction to Gas Fitting; Safety and Installation Practices; General Provisions for Gas Work in Massachusetts 248 CMR 3.00; Education and Experience Requirements for Licensure 248 CMR 11.00; Massachusetts Modifications to Sections of NFPA 54 248 CMR 4.00 & 5.00; Gas Piping System Design, Material and Components; and Gas Piping Installation.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Tuition Price: $1,194.00


Plumbing Tier II

This course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: Plumbing Math Two; Reading Commercial Drawings; Structural Penetrations, Insulation, and Fire-Stopping; Installing and Testing DWV Piping; Installing Roof, Floor, and Area Drains; Installing and Testing Water Supply Piping; Types of Valves; Installing Fixtures and Valves; Installing Water Heaters; Basic Electricity; Fuel Gas and Fuel Oil Systems.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:00 – 8:00 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Tuition Price: $1,194.00


Plumbing Tier III

This course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: Applied Math; Sizing and Protecting the Water Supply System; Potable Water Supply Treatment; Types of Venting; Sizing DWV and Storm Systems; Sewage Pumps and Sump Pumps; Corrosive-Resistant Waste Piping; Compressed Air; Service Plumbing.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Tuesdays & Thursdays
Tuition Price: $1,194.00


Plumbing Tier IV

This course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: Business Principles for Plumbers; Fundamentals of Crew Leadership; Water Pressure Booster and Recirculation Systems; Indirect and Special Waste; Hydronic and Solar Heating Systems; Codes; Private Water Supply Well Systems; Private Waste-Disposal Systems; Swimming Pools and Hot Tubs; Plumbing for Mobile Homes and Travel Trailer Parks; Introduction to Medical Gas and Vacuum Systems.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022

5:00 – 8:00 PM // Mondays & Wednesdays
Tuition Price: $1,194.00


Plumbing Tier V

This course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: Review of all sections of the Massachusetts State Plumbing Code 248 CMR 3.00, 248 CMR 10.00, and 248 CMR 11.00; Review of all sections of NFPA-54-2012, NFPA-58-2011, Massachusetts Fuel Gas Code 248 CMR 4.00, Amendments for NFPA-54-2012 248 CMR 5.00, Large Gas Utilization Equipment 248 CMR 7.00 and Amendments to NFPA 58-2011 248 CMR 8.00; Review of all plumbing related math covered in Tier I through Tier V; review of all sketches in Massachusetts State Plumbing Code Section 10.22 Figures; Business Related Costs.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:00 PM – 8:00 AM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Tuition Price: $1,194.00


489 Winthrop St, Medford, MA 02155

Classes available:

Electrical 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Orientation to the Electrical Trade; Electrical Safety; Introduction to Electrical Circuits; Electrical Theory; Introduction to the National Electrical Code (NEC); Device Boxes; Hand Bending; Raceways and Fittings; Conductors and Cables; Basic Electrical Construction Drawings; Residential Electrical Services; Electrical Test Equipment. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:00 – 8:00 PM Mondays & Wednesdays OR Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member Price: $1,574.00 / Not-Yet-A-Member Price: $1,894.00


Electrical 2

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Alternating Current; Motors: Theory and Application; Electric Lighting; Conduit Bending; Pull and Junction Boxes; Conductor Installations; Cable Tray; Conductor Terminations and Splices; Grounding and Bonding; Circuit Breakers and Fuses; Control Systems and Fundamental Concepts. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays OR Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member Price: $1,574.00 // Not-Yet-A-Member Price: $1,894.00


Electrical 3

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Load Calculations – Branch and Feeder Circuits; Conductor Selection and Calculations; Practical Applications of Lighting; Hazardous Locations; Overcurrent Protection; Distribution Equipment; Transformers; Commercial Electrical Services; Motor Calculations; Voice, Data, and Video; Motor Controls. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays OR Tuesdays & Thursdays
Total price: Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Electrical 4

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Load Calculations –Feeders and Services; Health Care Facilities; Standby and Emergency Systems; Basic Electronic Theory; Fire Alarm Systems; Specialty Transformers; Advanced Controls; HVAC Controls; Heat Tracing and Freeze Protection; Motor Operation and Maintenance; Medium-Voltage Terminations/Splices; Special Locations; Fundamentals of Crew Leadership. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


70 Hodges Cross Rd, North Adams, MA 01247

Classes available:

Plumbing Tier I

This course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: : Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Introduction to Plumbing; Plumbing Safety; Tools of the Plumbing Trade; Introduction to Plumbing Math; Introduction to Plumbing Drawings; Plastic Pipe and Fittings; Copper Tube and Fittings; Cast-Iron Pipe and Fittings; Carbon Steel Pipe and Fittings; Introduction to Plumbing Fixtures; Introduction to Drain, Waste, and Vent (DWV) Systems.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
Tuition Price: $994.00


Plumbing Tier III

This course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: Applied Math; Sizing and Protecting the Water Supply System; Potable Water Supply Treatment; Types of Venting; Sizing DWV and Storm Systems; Sewage Pumps and Sump Pumps; Corrosive-Resistant Waste Piping; Compressed Air; Service Plumbing.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
Tuition Price: $994.00


Sheet Metal 3 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Trade Math II; Introduction to Supervisory Skills; Air Properties and Distribution; Principles of Airflow; Air Testing and Balancing; Fabrication III – Triangulation; Plans and Specifications; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Mondays & Wednesdays 
ABC Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


1 Armory St, Springfield, MA 01105

Classes available:

Electrical 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Orientation to the Electrical Trade; Electrical Safety; Introduction to Electrical Circuits; Electrical Theory; Introduction to the National Electrical Code (NEC); Device Boxes; Hand Bending; Raceways and Fittings; Conductors and Cables; Basic Electrical Construction Drawings; Residential Electrical Services; Electrical Test Equipment. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:00 – 8:00 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Tuition Price: $1,694.00


Electrical 2

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Alternating Current; Motors: Theory and Application; Electric Lighting; Conduit Bending; Pull and Junction Boxes; Conductor Installations; Cable Tray; Conductor Terminations and Splices; Grounding and Bonding; Circuit Breakers and Fuses; Control Systems and Fundamental Concepts. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Tuition Price: $1,694.00


Electrical 3

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Load Calculations – Branch and Feeder Circuits; Conductor Selection and Calculations; Practical Applications of Lighting; Hazardous Locations; Overcurrent Protection; Distribution Equipment; Transformers; Commercial Electrical Services; Motor Calculations; Voice, Data, and Video; Motor Controls. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Tuition Price: Member: $1,694.00


Electrical 4

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Load Calculations –Feeders and Services; Health Care Facilities; Standby and Emergency Systems; Basic Electronic Theory; Fire Alarm Systems; Specialty Transformers; Advanced Controls; HVAC Controls; Heat Tracing and Freeze Protection; Motor Operation and Maintenance; Medium-Voltage Terminations/Splices; Special Locations; Fundamentals of Crew Leadership. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Tuition Price: $1,694.00


HVAC 2 (Hands On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Alternating Current; Compressors; Refrigerants and Oils; Leak Detection, Evacuation, Recovery, and Charging; Metering Devices; Heat Pumps; Basic Maintenance; Chimneys, Vents and Flues; Sheet Metal Duct Systems; Fiberglass and Flexible Duct Systems; Commercial Airside Systems; Air Quality Equipment; Introduction to Hydronic Systems.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Tuition Price: $1,694.00


Masters Electrical

This 159 hours Certified Program as per requirements contained in “237 CMR 22.02: Required Electrical Education as a Prerequisite for Master Electrician Examination” will focus the attention of the Eligible Candidate to the current testing edition of the National Electrical Code (NFPA 70-2020) with particular attention also given to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Electrical Code Amendments (527 CMR 12:00) as contained in the current edition of the National Electrical Code (NFPA 70-2020) and other required documents and information required to sit for the test.

This course is intended to supplement the continuing studies of the serious Eligible Candidate, with emphasis on assisting the Eligible Candidate to pass the desired Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Certificate A (Master) Electrician License Examination. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
Tuition Price: $1,834.00


Plumbing Tier I

This course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: : Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Introduction to Plumbing; Plumbing Safety; Tools of the Plumbing Trade; Introduction to Plumbing Math; Introduction to Plumbing Drawings; Plastic Pipe and Fittings; Copper Tube and Fittings; Cast-Iron Pipe and Fittings; Carbon Steel Pipe and Fittings; Introduction to Plumbing Fixtures; Introduction to Drain, Waste, and Vent (DWV) Systems.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
Tuition Price: $1,194.00


Plumbing Tier II

This course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: Plumbing Math Two; Reading Commercial Drawings; Structural Penetrations, Insulation, and Fire-Stopping; Installing and Testing DWV Piping; Installing Roof, Floor, and Area Drains; Installing and Testing Water Supply Piping; Types of Valves; Installing Fixtures and Valves; Installing Water Heaters; Basic Electricity; Fuel Gas and Fuel Oil Systems.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:00 – 8:00 PM Mondays & Wednesdays
Tuition Price: $1,194.00


Sprinklerfitting 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Orientation to the Trade; Introduction to Components and Systems; Steel Pipe; CPVC Pipe and Fittings; Copper Tube Systems; Underground Pipe.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM // Mondays & Wednesdays
Tuition Price: $1,694.00


207 Hart St, Taunton, MA 02780

Classes available:

Pipefitting 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Orientation to the Trade; Pipefitting Hand Tools; Pipefitting Power Tools; Oxyfuel Cutting; Ladder & Scaffolds; Motorized Equipment; Piping Systems; Drawing & Detail Sheets; Identifying & Installing Valves; Pipefitting Trade Math; Threaded Pipe Fabrication; Socket Weld Pipe Fabrications & Butt Weld Pipe Fabrication.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Pipefitting 2

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Piping Systems; Drawings and Detail Sheets; Identifying and Installing Valves; Pipefitting Trade Math; Threaded Pipe Fabrication; Socket Weld Pipe Fabrication; Butt Weld Pipe Fabrication; Excavations; Underground Pipe Installation.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Sheet Metal 1

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Introduction to Sheet Metal; Basic Safety; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to B.G.L. c 112 s 237-251 and 271 CMR; Basic Rigging; Introduction to Materials Handling; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Tools of the Trade; Installation of Ductwork.

 

September 14, 2021 – May 2022 
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM – Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


Sheet Metal 2 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Safety Review; Trade Math 104; Shop Production and Organization; Installation of Air Distribution Accessories; Air Systems; Duct Fabrication Standards; Introduction to Layout; Fabrication I – Parallel Line Development; Fabrication II – Radial Line Development; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sheet Metal 3 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Trade Math II; Introduction to Supervisory Skills; Air Properties and Distribution; Principles of Airflow; Air Testing and Balancing; Fabrication III – Triangulation; Plans and Specifications; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Total price: Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: $2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sheet Metal 4 (Hands-On)

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Massachusetts Uniform Sheet Metal Code; Trade Math III – Field Measuring; Comprehensive Plan and Specification Reading; Soldering; Architectural Sheet Metal; Louvers, Dampers and Access Doors; Fabrication IV – Comprehensive Review; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,799.00** / Not Yet a Member: 2,119.00**
** This will be a hands-on training course. The extra cost is for materials.


Sprinklerfitting 3

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Deluge/Preaction Systems; Standpipes; Water Supplies; Fire Pumps; Application-Specific  Sprinklers and Nozzles.

September 13, 2021 – May 2022

5:30 – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
ABC Member: $1,574.00 / Not Yet a Member: $1,894.00


33 Smith Ave, Westfield, MA 01085

Classes available:

Electrical 2

This course consists of 159 classroom hours covering the following areas: Alternating Current; Motors: Theory and Application; Electric Lighting; Conduit Bending; Pull and Junction Boxes; Conductor Installations; Cable Tray; Conductor Terminations and Splices; Grounding and Bonding; Circuit Breakers and Fuses; Control Systems and Fundamental Concepts. It is required that all students bring a copy of the National Electrical Code, 2020 Edition, with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Amendments (527 CMR 12.00) to class.

September 14, 2021 – May 2022
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Tuition Price: $1,694.00


 

ASME CODE REVIEW COURSE

GCI is pleased to offer this correspondence course. It is intended for those pursuing their Massachusetts Pipefitters license and is open to both members and non-members alike.

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SPECIAL TRADE CORRESPONDENCE COURSES

Did you not see your trade or a trade that interests you in this catalog? This might be your solution. The Gould Construction Institute is pleased to offer several 150 clock hour correspondence courses.

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