The Building Automation Systems (BAS) Online Certificate Program provides entry level knowledge for those aspiring to become Direct Digital Controls (DDC) Technicians. It starts with the fundamentals of building controls and then works through general web based DDC networking knowledge. Next, it is on to control drawing fundamentals and a simulated Graphic User Interface (GUI) used to practice troubleshooting and DDC point identification. Finally, students are introduced to some common types of DDC programming. The last two courses of the program allow students to practice applying DDC technology to common pieces of commercial HVAC equipment. Upon successful completion of a course (a score of 75% or higher), students are registered into the next one and receive a certificate of completion.
This multimedia-rich program is ideal for individuals who want to pursue a career in building construction with an entry-level job. This program will provide you with thorough building construction training in relation to firefighting and life safety programs. During the course, you’ll be introduced to the five types of NFPA classifications for building construction. The course explores the following areas: • Loads and structural components • The impact of fire safety and other emergencies on the design of building and construction • Various components of building systems • The impact of building system components on design and construction • The response of different structures to fire and other emergency systems This course will kickstart your career in building construction.
This multimedia-rich and intensive automotive technician training program is for individuals interested in pursuing a career as a technician in automotive services. During this program, you’ll learn about the fundamentals of automotive theory as well as gain practical skills for maintenance, repair, and servicing automobiles. This training program will take you through the necessary steps required for diagnosing and servicing various types of automobile systems such as electronic automatic transmissions and hybrid vehicles.
This multimedia-rich program is ideal for entry-level and experienced individuals pursuing a career as a Medium-heavy truck technician. It outlines the overall role of a truck technician, covers essential industry standards, equipment, tools, and safety procedures. You’ll learn all the steps involved in diagnosing and servicing different types of diesel engines. As part of the course, you’ll also receive in-depth knowledge and guidance on-highway diesel engines, their servicing and management.
This Landscaping course provides the basic knowledge and industry information needed to be successful in the field of landscape design and architecture. Focusing on three areas of professional practice; design, contracting, and management, traditional topics such as design, plant installation, and pricing, as well as topics not found in most other resources, such as interior landscaping, xeriscaping, water gardens, and safety are discussed. Successful landscapers and lawn care professionals reveal their secrets to success in this $20 billion industry. With all the homes, business parks, apartment complexes, shopping malls and hospitals that need landscaping, you can tailor your services and create your dream job.