Propane Course List
Book 1 - Basic Principles & Practices in Propane
This course is the prerequisite to the more advanced courses. This course is an introduction to Propane and includes physical properties and combustion characters of propane, identifying industry standards, safety codes and regulations, identifying basic parts of tanks, cylinders, and bulk storage installation, maintaining a safe working environment, identifying commonly used hand tools and supplies and servicing the customer.
Book 2.2 / 2.4 - Propane Delivery Operations & Cylinder Delivery/ Bobtail Delivery Operations
This course covers Propane delivery and includes the following: Licensing and driving requirements, inspecting and operating propane delivery vehicles, filling storage containers, bobtail basic equipment, and customer deliveries.
Book 4.1 - Designing & Installing Exterior Vapor Distribution Systems
This course addresses designing and installing exterior portions of a vapor distribution system for both residential and small commercial markets. Students learn how to select and install containers, prevent corrosion, size and install regulators and meters and select and install outdoor piping & tubing. Students should bring the latest edition of NFPA 54 and NFPA 58 to the class as code books are NOT included in the cost of the class.
Book 4.2 - Placing Vapor Distribution Systems & Appliances into Operation
This course covers procedures of placing a vapor distribution system into operation. Addressing the different system tests required for vapor distribution systems and appliances, validating the container, piping and regulator; how and when to make final connections, how to purge the system, appliance controls and safety devices and how to adjust the burner. Students should bring the latest edition of NFPA 54 and NFPA 58 to the class as code books are NOT included in the cost of the class.
Book 4.3 - Installing Appliances and Vapor Distribution Systems
This course covers the interior of a piping system and the installation of gas appliances. The course addresses selecting and installing appliances, how to design and install interior venting systems and designing and installing interior piping and tubing. Students also learn how to perform a pressure test. Students should bring the latest edition of NFPA 54 and NFPA 58 to the class as code books are NOT included in the cost of the class.
Book 4.4 - Basic Electricity for Propane Appliance Service
The New Basic Electricity for Propane Appliance Service course enables participants to interpret electrical components and diagrams, and measure electrical quantities, and will aid in preparing for NPGA’s CETP certification. Basic Electricity for Propane Appliance Service is an essential tool for ensuring employee safety and continuing success. ENTECH suggests that students bring the latest editions of NFPA 54 and NFPA 58 to class. Code books are NOT included in the cost of class.
Continuing Education Course List