Basic Furnace

Dates: July 19-22, 2021

Meets: Mon., Tues., Wed. and Thurs. ( See session tab for times)

Location: Montana Weatherization Training Center - Bozeman

Registration Fee: $750.00
Montana WAP fee: $0.00

Basic Furnace teaches students how to identify, maintain, and trouble shoot the most common heating and air conditioning systems encountered while performing weatherization measures. Students leave with an understanding of ventilation requirements for combustion appliances, as well as a firm grasp of the health and safety implications of improper installation, maintenance, and use. The course follows the Department for Energy’s standardized curriculum for Heating Systems for Energy Auditors/Inspectors and aligns with HVAC tasks under the NREL Job Task Analyses for Energy Auditor and Quality Control Inspector. The structure of the course includes lecture, dialogue, and practical experience through hands-on skill sets.

Fee:   $750.00

Fee Breakdown

Registration Fee$ 750.00
Montana WAP fee$ 0.00

Montana Weatherization Training Center - Bozeman

751 Osterman Drive
Suite 101
Bozeman, MT 59715

Joe Hall

Joe has 21 years of experience in the field of Building Science, starting out as a weatherization field installation technician with prior building trades experience. He is currently a Contract Trainer, Consultant, and Subject Matter Expert for private industry, community college and governmental entities. He has held Energy Auditor, Crew leader, Supervisor and Furnace Technician, and Training Director positions. Joe is a BPI Super Proctor and currently an assessor for IREC and ANCI for the HEP Certifications. Joe's passions are inspiring and educating others how to diagnose and resolve energy, comfort, and building durability issues safely and effectively.
Date Day Time Location
07/19/2021Monday1 PM to 5 PM Montana Weatherization Training Center - Bozeman
07/20/2021Tuesday8 AM to 5 PM Montana Weatherization Training Center - Bozeman
07/21/2021Wednesday8 AM to 5 PM Montana Weatherization Training Center - Bozeman
07/22/2021Thursday8 AM to 12 N Montana Weatherization Training Center - Bozeman

  • Private HVAC Contractors
  • Weatherization Furnace Technicians
  • Weatherization Professionals
  • Energy Auditors
  • Program Managers

This course has 32 contact hours and can qualify as 16 continuing education units (CEU) toward Home Energy Professional Recertification.

For information about refunds, cancellations, minimum enrollments and more, see the Course Administration and Procedures page.


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