Alternative Energy Courses

Fall 2017


Introduction to HVAC/R

Troubleshoot and repair today's HVAC equipment and refrigeration-based processing equipment. Participants will be introduced to concepts of energy, refrigeration, temperature, humidity, and conduction of heat and will be trained in refrigerant handling. There will be overviews of HVAC-related equipment and systems. (Textbook required)

Fee: $417 Senior Adult Fee: $169 Materials Fee: $50 Registration Fee: $8

CNT-107-B | 08/31/17-12/14/17 | J. Bussard | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Winter 2018


Solar Photovoltaic Installation

Gain the skills necessary to enter the field of solar photovoltaic (PV) installation. Learn the principles behind PV system design and operation, how to perform site evaluations, and specify system components. Be ready to install, startup, and test simple residential PV systems as well as troubleshoot and repair common PV system faults and errors. Hands-on activities are included. Prerequisites: CNT-110, Fundamentals of Electricity (Textbook required)

Fee: $357 Senior Adult Fee: $142 Materials Fee: $25 Registration Fee: $8

CNT-016-G | 01/08/18-04/30/18 | G. Betz | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Introduction to HVAC/R

Troubleshoot and repair today's HVAC equipment and refrigeration-based processing equipment. Participants will be introduced to concepts of energy, refrigeration, temperature, humidity, and conduction of heat and will be trained in refrigerant handling. There will be overviews of HVAC-related equipment and systems. (Textbook required)

Fee: $417 Senior Adult Fee: $169 Materials Fee: $50 Registration Fee: $8

CNT-107-G | 01/11/18-04/26/18 | J. Bussard | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register