Journeyman Training & Certification Schedule

If youre interested in attending any of these in-person classes, email Raquel Rose at raquel@467jatc.org and provide your name, phone number, email address, and the list of class(es) that you want to attend.

*****SHOP/LAB SAFETY REQUIREMENTS: *****
Safety equipment and protective clothing are required for all shop/lab classes. Safety items include; safety glasses, gloves, sturdy work boots, sturdy long sleeve shirts and long pants, welding hood, welding jacket and welding gloves. If you do not have these items, talk to the class instructor as safety requirements will be strictly enforced.  Any student who fails to meet these safety requirements will not be permitted to participate in the Shop/Lab and may be removed from class.
 

Orbital Welding Class (Part of the Life Science Stackable Certification) (14 nights)
Monday and Wednesday from 1/23 – 3/13, from 4:00pm – 7:00pm (NO class 2/20)
In this UA 40-hour orbital class, students will learn how to set up, calibrate, test run and operate an AMI orbital machine. Students will be able to identify the parts of the machine and how to set them up in a safe and proper fashion. During this in-depth Orbital course students will be able to use the worksheets and formulas in developing functioning weld programs. With the completion of this course the students will take a UA weld test (UA-18A) and after the successful welds are completed a nationally recognized certification will be issued.
Instructor: Tristan Nosworthy
 
Arc Welding Workshop (Open Shop)
Monday and Wednesday from 1/23 – 4/26, from 4:00pm – 7:00pm
This is an open forum arc welding class. This class will be a great opportunity to practice welding pipe in multiple positions and possibly hone your skills well enough to pass a certification test.
Instructors: Justin Holochuck/ Tristan Nosworthy
 
UA Welding and Brazing Certification Testing
Second Wednesday of each month from 4:00pm - 7:00pm. 1/11, 2/8, 3/8, 4/12
Certification testing will take place the second Wednesday of each month. Members scheduling tests will need to contact the Training Office 48 hours prior to the test and submit their full name, UA card number and choose one of the following UA Weld Tests: UA-1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 10, 14, 15, 21, 22, 25, 38, 41, 50, 51, 63, 67.
Instructors: Tristan Nosworthy
 
Robotic Total Station Class
1 day 8-hour Saturday class 2/11 OR 4/8 from 8:00am - 4:30pm
Learn the ins and outs of the Trimble robotic total station and how the new Panasonic tablet software works. If the requirements are met, you will receive a certification.
Instructors: JR Perez & Jim Barrett
 
NITC MEDICAL GAS Installer Certification (Part of the Life Science Stackable Certification)
Mondays and Wednesdays from 01/23 – 03/13 from 5:00pm-8:00pm (14 Classes)
This is a 36-hour class for Medical Gas Installer certification class covered by the ASSE Series 6000 Standard within the scope of NFPA 99, Health Care Facilities Code for the installation of medical gas and vacuum systems covered by the ASSE Series 6000 Standard. This class will prepare you to take the NITC 6010 test to become a qualified Medical Gas Installer. The following items will be covered in the class, a general knowledge of the applicable laws, codes, rules, listing agencies, and regulations from the federal, state, and local levels pertaining to medical gas and vacuum systems as well as knowledge of product performance, system component testing, documenting and recording, and medical gas terminology.
Instructors: Coby Kelly 

NITC MEDICAL GAS RECERTIFICATION REFRESHER COURSE (Part of the Life Science Stackable Certification)
Second Tuesday of each month from 4:00pm-8:00pm 1/10, 2/14, 3/14, 4/11
To remain compliant to NFPA 99 2021 Healthcare Facilities Code changes. National ITC Corporation (NITC) will require that all recertification candidates provide “proof of completion” of “a minimum 4-hour training course” to subsequent editions of the NFPA99.  Note: You will need to sign up for this class 4 weeks prior to the class date. You need to have your Brazer certification current prior to taking this class.  All NITC Medical Gas System Personnel recertification candidates, planning on scheduling recertification examinations through NITC, must complete this mandatory training prior to applying for their recertification exam
Instructors: Coby Kelly

RIGGING/HOISTING/ SIGNALING LVL1
1 day 8-hour Saturday class 02/18 OR 04/15 7:00am - 3:30pm
The Level 1 Rigger will identify job hazards consistent with OSHA Compliance regulations and SOPs of the Company and policies. Rigging principles and practices that make for safe hoisting from cranes, loaders, and forklifts will be covered. Material handling, load weight, COG, swing radius, capacities and signaling must be understood. Course overview will consist of the following: identifying Hazards in the workplace and to not work outside their scope of experience, safe work practices. Hands on: Inspections / Operation / Material handling / Rigging / Signaling. Test: Written/Visual/Operational. Upon completion of the course and passing the test, the trainee will receive a Wallet Card establishing that they are "RIGGING/SIGNALING LVL1". This training is good for 3 years after which the trainee is to be recertified.
Instructors: Rodney Conway & Eagle Wings Company

*NEW* Tradesmen Introduction to Building Automation & Controls
Tuesdays and Thursdays 2/21 - 4/27 from 5:30pm – 8:30pm (20 classes)
The students will be required to complete the OSHA 10 Safety course as a prerequisite to attending this course. Students will then be exposed to the fundamentals of HVAC Controls. The course will start with a basic review of controls protocols, then expand into the incorporation of controls methodology and devices into HVAC equipment. Basic controls wiring methods and troubleshooting will also be reviewed.
Instructor: Louis Nunes (Pre-Apprentices)

Basic Boiler Overview
Tuesdays and Thursdays 2/21 & 2/23 from 5:00pm – 9:00pm (total of 2 nights)
In this class you will learn the basics of how boilers function. You will get hands-on experience with 3 different types of Boilers. The instructor will demonstrate basic troubleshooting, safety protocol and general maintenance.
Instructor: Robert Balcioni
 
Mitsubishi City Multi VRF Basics
Tuesdays and Thursdays 3/7 & 3/9 and second class is 4/4 & 4/6 from 5:00pm – 9:00pm (total of 2 nights)
In this class you will be introduced to Mitsubishi’s City Multi VRF system. We will cover the following items. How a VRF system works, how to design and build your own system, locate and pipe your system, address and program, pre-start up and trim the refrigerant charge, final startup, test and confirm. 
Instructor: Michael Johnson 

Motor Bearing, Pump Seal and Laser Alignment
Tuesdays and Thursdays 3/14, 3/16 & 3/21 5:00pm – 9:00pm (total of 3 nights)
You will learn about the different types of bearings and replacing them as well as replacing pump seals and then using a laser alignment tool to align the shafts.
Instructor: Robert Balcioni
 
Open and Inspect / Teardown of a Carrier 5H Series Compressor
Tuesday’s and Thursday’s nights from 3/23, 3/28, 3/30 & 4/04 from 5:00pm – 9:00pm (total of 4 nights)
In this class you learn how to read dial indicators, micrometers, and spec for the equipment in the classroom. There will be lab time dedicated to disassemble and record measurements, assess, and reassemble.
Instructor: Robert Balcioni
 
UA Foreman Training Program (Certification)
Mondays and Wednesdays from 3/20-05/03 5:30pm - 8:30pm (total of 14 nights)
This course is taught to the specifications of the UA Foreman Certification Program. It covers topics critical to the workplace and jobsite supervision, including leadership, relationships, documentation, planning and scheduling work, safety, coordinating subcontractors and suppliers, measuring and managing productivity. Understanding the full cost of an hour of labor and Standard of Excellence will be discussed. A certification exam will be administered at the conclusion of the course. 
Instructor: Coby Kelly
 
GEORG FISHER CERTIFICATION CLASS (Part of the Life Science Stackable Certification)
Mondays and Wednesdays from 04/03 – 04/12 from 4:00pm-7:00pm (4 classes)
This class is composed of classroom, & hands-on elements along with tests. The classroom elements cover topics including safety, material storage, prep for material and equipment, equipment operation, specifics of plastic jointing and inspection, and troubleshooting. The hands-on element covers machine set-up and operation along with prep, and fabrication of plastic joints.
Instructors: Justin Holochuck  

HVACR Brazing Certification
Tuesday and Thursday night 4/18 & 4/20 from 5:00pm – 9:00pm (total of 2 nights)
In this class you learn what is needed to become certified in HVACR Brazing. The 2nd night you will have two coupons sent out for inspections & certifying.
Instructor: Robert Balcioni 

 

*****SHOP/LAB SAFETY REQUIREMENTS: *****
Safety equipment and protective clothing are required for all shop/lab classes. Safety items include; safety glasses, gloves, sturdy work boots, sturdy long sleeve shirts and long pants, welding hood, welding jacket and welding gloves. If you do not have these items, talk to the class instructor as safety requirements will be strictly enforced.  Any student who fails to meet these safety requirements will not be permitted to participate in the Shop/Lab and may be removed from class.