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Refrigerant Usage Certification Prep Entire Course

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Price: $45.00


Refrigerant Usage Certification Prep (EPA Section 608)

Prepare for EPA certification with this 2-for-1 offer. For $45, you get a full online course plus the RSES Study Guide, both written by RSES experts. The online course and RSES Study Guide are specifically designed to help you pass the question groups for Core, Type I (small appliances), Type II (high-pressure system service), and Type III (low-pressure systems).

The online course and RSES Study Guide provide a thorough introduction to the concepts, laws, and processes related to the proper handling of refrigerants.

The RSES Study Guide is available from inside the online course, with a clear link from every screen.

* NATE CEHs: 10
* CEUs: 1.0
* Course length: Approximately 6-8 hours

Designed For:

* Service technicians

After Completing This Course, You Will Understand:

* Ozone-depletion
* The characteristics of refrigerants and the laws related to refrigerant usage
* The concepts of "recover," "recycle," and "reclaim"
* The procedures used to "recover," "recycle," and "reclaim" refrigerants
* The safety considerations and guidelines for using and handling refrigerants and refrigerant cylinders
* The process and techniques for repairing small appliances refrigeration systems
* The process and techniques for repairing high-pressure and very high-pressure systems
* The process and techniques for repairing low-pressure systems

Course Description:

* On-demand, interactive course of 4 modules
* Online course reader with easy-to-print PDFs
* Online self-assessment
* End-of-module exam and certificate of completion


1. Refrigerant Usage Certification
2. Type I: Small Appliances
3. Type II: High-Pressure Systems
4. Type III: Low-Pressure Systems

Every Module Includes:

* Module introduction
* Topic introduction
* Check-point questions
* Topic summary
* Assessment

Outcomes: The 4 online modules help you to understand:

* The understanding necessary to pass Core group
* The understanding necessary to obtain Type I certification
* The understanding necessary to obtain Type II certification
* The understanding necessary to obtain Type III certification

How This Course Relates to Existing RSES Training:

This online course is a great complement to the instructor-led trainings being offered by RSES Chapters.

The content of this Refrigerant Usage Certification Prep (EPA Section 608) online course and modules most closely resembles the "Refrigerant Usage Certification: A Study Guide for Service Technicians," as well as the "Refrigerant Usage Certification Instructor Power Point CD," however, the online course or any of the "Type specific" modules (e.g., Type I, Type II) in it can be used to supplement any Section 608 certification training program.

If you are not satisfied with this product RSES will provide you with a full refund up to 30 days after purchase. Additional terms may apply.

RSES is the leading education, training and certification preparation organization for HVACR professionals. RSES publishes various comprehensive industry training and reference materials in addition to delivering superior educational programs designed to benefit HVACR professionals at every stage of their careers through instructor-led training courses, online training for HVAC, educational seminars, interactive CD and DVD products, industry-related reference manuals, and helpful technical content through Service Application Manual chapters, the RSES Journal, the RSES Journal archives and feature articles, as well as web-exclusive features.

Beginning with basic theory and extending to complex troubleshooting, training courses covering refrigeration and air conditioning, heating, electricity, controls, heat pumps and safety may be conducted in a classroom environment or though self study. RSES publications may be purchased by schools, contractors, manufacturers or any other industry group wanting to conduct comprehensive training programs. Seminars covering air conditioning troubleshooting, electrical troubleshooting, compressor training, condenser training, refrigerant piping practices, DDC controls, and more are held in various cities across North America.

Select training programs offer Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and NATE Continuing Education Hours (CEHs).

In addition, RSES offers industry certification preparation materials for refrigerant handling (EPA Section 608), R-410A and North American Technician Excellence (NATE) examinations.

RSES’ monthly magazine, RSES Journal, serves HVAC contractors, service technicians, students, operations/maintenance managers, engineers and technicians who work in the residential, light commercial, commercial and institutional markets on air conditioning, warm-air heating, refrigeration, ventilation, electrical, ice machines, chillers, hydronic heating, piping, refrigeration control and energy management, building automation, indoor air quality and duct cleaning, and sheet metal fabrication equipment and/or systems.
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