LESSON 1: Testing and Inspection 10 hours
LESSON 2: Equipment Installation 20 hours
LESSON 3: Installation of Specific Equipment 10 hours
LESSON 4: Venting of Equipment 50 hours
LESSON 5: Gas Utilization in Large Equipment 20 hours

TOTAL

 110 hours

 


LESSON 1: Testing and Inspection (10 hours)

  1. Preparation
    1. Test Pressure
      1. Low Pressure
      2. Elevated Pressure
  2. Piping System Leak Check
    1. Test Gases
  3. Purging
    1. Gases Used for Purging
    2. Discharge of Purged Gases
    3. Placing Equipment in Operation


 


LESSON 2: Equipment Installation (20 hours)

  1. Approval of Appliances
    1. Adding or Converting Equipment
  2. Protection of Equipment
    1. Other Products of Combustion
    2. Flammable Vapors
    3. Outdoor Equipment
    4. Safety Circuit
      1. Thermocouple
      2. Thermopile
      3. Other
  3. Installations in Residential Garages
  4. Installations in Commercial Garages
    1. Parking Structures
    2. Repair garages
  5. Appliance Regulators
    1. Venting
    2. Location
    3. Class I and II
  6. Gas Valves
    1. Residential
      1. Standing Pilot
      2. Electronic Ignition
    2. Commercial
  7. Accessibility and Clearance
    1. Access for Service
    2. Clearance to Combustibles
  8. Volume of Combustion Air
    1. Indoor
      1. Standard Method
      2. Known Air Infiltration Rate Method
      3. Outdoor Opening Size and Location
    2. Outdoor
      1. One Opening Method
      2. Two Openings Method
    3. Combination Indoor and Outdoor
      1. Engineered Installations
      2. Mechanical Combustion Air
  9. Louvers and Grilles
    1. Combustion Air Ducts
  10. Equipment on Roofs
    1. Installation Requirements
    2. Access
  11. Connecting Equipment to Piping Systems
    1. Gas Hose Connectors
    2. Portable Equipment
    3. Shut off Valves
  12. Procedures to Place Equipment in Operation

LESSON 3: Installation of Specific Equipment (10 hours)

  1. Restrictions in Bedrooms or Bathrooms
  2. Specific Appliance Installations
    1. Locations
    2. Confined Spaces
    3. Clearances
    4. Provisions for Make-Up Air
    5. Prohibited Installations

LESSON 4: Venting of Equipment (50 hours)

  1. Connections to Venting Systems
    1. Equipment Not Required to be Vented
    2. Ventilating Hoods
    3. Direct Vent Equipment
  2. Equipment Draft Requirements
  3. Mechanical Draft Systems
  4. Types of Venting System
  5. Chimneys
    1. Masonry
    2. Metal
    3. Factory Built
    4. Corrugated Chimney Liners
    5. Sizing
  6. Gas Vents
    1. Types
      1. Single Wall
      2. B-Vent
    2. Applications
    3. Terminations
      1. Through the Wall
      2. Through the Roof
    4. Sizing
      1. Tables
      2. 7 X Rule
  7. Condensing Drains
  8. Vent Connectors
    1. Materials
    2. Sizing
      1. Tables
    3. Maximum Length
  9. Draft Hoods and Controls
  10. Vent Dampers

LESSON 5: Gas Utilization in Large Equipment (20 hours)

  1. 7.01  Scope and Purpose
  2. 7.02  Definitions
  3. 7.03  General Provisions
    1. Special Permission
    2. Combustion Air and Ventilation
    3. Accessibility for Cleaning and Inspection
    4. Venting
  4. 7.04  Burner and Control Installations
    1. Main Burners
    2. Controls
    3. Pilots
    4. Pressure Ratings
    5. Shutoff Valves and Regulators
    6. Operating Sequencing
  5. 7.05  Initial Start-up and Adjustments
    1. Authorized Representative
    2. Purging
    3. Tests
    4. Operator Instructions