PTCS Duct Sealing Training and Certification

Event Details

PTCS Duct Sealing Training and Certification

Time: December 3, 2012 at 8:30am to December 5, 2012 at 4pm
Location: ECONTC Training Center
Street: 11517 NE Marx St
City/Town: Portland, OR
Website or Map: http://www.econtc.com/
Phone: 503.206.7470
Event Type: training, certification
Organized By: Linda Kimbrough
Latest Activity: Sep 21, 2012

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

PTCS Duct Sealing Technician - Training and Certification

Energy Conservation Training Company - A Division of Applied Proactive Technologies, Inc

Contact:  Jeff Catlin - 503.853.6111 or jeff.catlin@econtc.com

Tuition Price: $500.00 

TUITION FEE INCLUDES:

  • Classroom instruction – 8-10 students max.
  • Hands-on field training in two local, private residences
  • Reference and study materials
  • Written exam

ABOUT THE COURSE

PTCS is a certification program for residential heat pumps and duct systems. It is sponsored by the Bonneville Power Administration based on recommendations made by the Regional Technical Forum regarding the best practices for high performing HVAC systems. Through the PTCS program, contractors are trained in the specifications and paperwork that must be submitted for each job to a local approved PTCS registry.

 

The PTCS Duct Sealing class covers many aspects of the PTCS program including:

• Pressure diagnostics in the building to identify leakage to the outside.

• The use of testing equipment such as the duct blaster, blower door, and manometer.

• Proper techniques for securing and sealing ductwork, including mechanical fastening,

  Panduit straps, and the use of mastic.

• Program specific requirements to qualify for utility incentives and tax credits.

 

BENEFITS OF THE COURSE

Technicians who successfully complete the course will become PTCS Certified and then able to participate in various regional programs sponsored by Bonneville Power Administration, Energy Trust of Oregon, local utilities, and the Oregon Department of Energy.

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for PTCS Duct Sealing Training and Certification to add comments!

Join Home Energy Pros

Attending (1)

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Twitter

Latest Activity

Ed Voytovich replied to Beverly Lerch's discussion Fireplace drafts
"Our solution was to install a Lopi Answer wood burning insert that vents directly through a metal…"
20 minutes ago
kevin mack is now a member of Home Energy Pros
3 hours ago
Jim Gunshinan's blog post was featured

A Healthy Home and a Healthy Bottom Line

There has been a lot of interest of late in the weatherization and broader home performance…See More
22 hours ago
Jonathan Beers commented on Home Energy Magazine's blog post Natural Gas is Becoming Less Attractive
"The carbon intensity of electricity use (lbs. of CO2/MWh) varies a lot from region to region. For…"
23 hours ago
Diane Chojnowski posted events
yesterday
Home Energy Magazine posted a blog post

Natural Gas is Becoming Less Attractive

The United States and Canada have been fortunate to have access to natural gas for space heating,…See More
yesterday
Jim Gunshinan posted a blog post

A Healthy Home and a Healthy Bottom Line

There has been a lot of interest of late in the weatherization and broader home performance…See More
yesterday
Luke Langhals commented on Tom White's video
Thumbnail

Passivhaus Goes Personal

"Great video. This shows that Passive House isn't all about Energy. Selling it to customers…"
yesterday

© 2016   Created by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service