CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION FOUNDATION OF NORTH TEXAS

972-574-5200

Category Name:
State License Continuing Ed & Certification

 

Courses For This Category

 

 Backflow Awareness
 Backflow Practical Skills Refresher
 Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester (BPAT) License
 EPA Refrigerant Certification - Spanish
 EPA Refrigerant Certification Testing
 EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Training & Exam
 NEC 2008 Analysis of Changes (CEU hours)
 Plumbing Journeyman Prep
 Plumbing Journeyman Prep - Spanish
 Water Treatment Specialist
 
Scheduled Courses
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Backflow Awareness Porter W R E 8:00 AM 4:30 PM 5/2/2018 5/3/2018
Backflow Practical Skills Refresher Porter F E 8:00 AM 4:30 PM 5/4/2018 5/4/2018 DFWEC
Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester (BPAT) License Porter M T W R F E 8:00 AM 4:30 PM 4/30/2018 5/4/2018 DFWEC
EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Training & Exam Benavides Jr R E 5:00 PM 9:00 PM 4/12/2018 4/19/2018
Plumbing Journeyman Prep Parscal Sa E 8:00 AM 3:30 PM 2/24/2018 2/24/2018
Plumbing Journeyman Prep Parscal Sa E 8:00 AM 3:30 PM 4/28/2018 4/28/2018
Water Treatment Specialist Porter W R E 8:00 AM 4:30 PM 5/2/2018 5/3/2018 DFWEC
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Legend: M=Monday, T=Tuesday, W=Wednesday, R=Thursday, F=Friday, Sa=Saturday, DFWEC=DFW Education Center, NLC=North Lake College Main Campus
 
Course Details
Backflow Awareness
Type of Class: Short Term
Class Fee: $417.00
2 Sessions/16 Hours
This course offers Texas Commission of Environmental Quality (TCEQ) continuing educations hours for those who have already received their BPAT license. The course consists of 16 hours of class and lab work, which will include all new and updated information from the industry and governmental bodies. The class is split with 4 hours in the lab and 12 hours in the classroom. Note 1: Students must bring a copy of the 10th Edition USC Manual for Cross-Connection Control, as required by TCEQ. Books are avaliable for purchase upon request. Contact CEF office for book cost and to request a copy PRIOR to the first day of class. 972.574.5200 Note 2: This course also meets TCEQ Backflow continuing education requirements for Irrigarion/Landscape Inspector License.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
None Required
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Backflow Awareness Porter W R E 8:00 AM 4:30 PM 5/2/2018 5/3/2018
 
Backflow Practical Skills Refresher
Type of Class: Short Term
Class Fee: $273.00
1 Sessions/8 Hours
This course offers Texas Commission of Environmental Quality (TCEQ) continuing educations hours for those who have already received their BPAT license. The course consists of 8 hours of class and lab work, which will include all new and updated information from the industry and governmental bodies. The class is split with 7 hours in the lab and 1 hour in the classroom. Students will receive the newly revised 10th Edition of the USC Manual for Cross-Connection Control, as required by TCEQ. Note 1: Students must bring a copy of the 10th Edition USC Manual for Cross-Connection Control, as required by TCEQ. Books are avaliable for purchase upon request. Contact CEF office for book cost and to request a copy PRIOR to the first day of class. 972.574.5200 Note 2: This course also meets TCEQ Backflow continuing education requirements for Irrigarion/Landscape Inspector License.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
None Required
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Backflow Practical Skills Refresher Porter F E 8:00 AM 4:30 PM 5/4/2018 5/4/2018 DFWEC
 
Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester (BPAT) License
Type of Class: Short Term
Class Fee: $615.00
5 Sessions/40 Hours
This course offers Texas Commission of Environmental Quality (TCEQ) certification in Backflow Prevention. Using our new state-of-the-art classrooms and labs with expert instruction that is required for certification and testing of backflow assemblies in the state of Texas. The course consists of 40 hour semester. Course topics include history of backflow prevention, testing and repair of assemblies, (RPZA; DCVA; PVB; and SRVB) cross connection control program with state and local ordinance information and all related subjects. Course is approved for 8-hour CEU in Customer Service Inspectors License, Irrigator License, Wastewater Operators License, Water Operators License and Water Treatment Specialist License. Lunch is proveded all 5 days. Note: This course also meets TCEQ Backflow requirements for Irrigation/Landscape Inspector License.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
Basic Safety Module 00101-15
$27.00 - Purchase Required
USC Manual of Cross-Connection
$169.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester (BPAT) License Porter M T W R F E 8:00 AM 4:30 PM 4/30/2018 5/4/2018 DFWEC
 
EPA Refrigerant Certification - Spanish
Type of Class: Short Term
Class Fee: $221.00
2 Sessions/6 Hours
This course includes review and testing for type I, II, III and Universal Refrigerant Certification which is required by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (TCEQ). Course topics include: Refrigerant Transition and Recovery Certification. Note 1: This course is MANDATORY for all HVAC 1 students prior to the completion of HVAC 1-B. Type II Certification is a prerequisite for HVAC students going into HVAC III-A. Note 2: Type III and Universal Certification are a prerequisite for graduating from the HVAC Commercial Service Program.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
None Required
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
EPA Refrigerant Certification Testing
Type of Class: Seminar
Class Fee: $75.00
1 Sessions/4 Hours
This is only the exam portion of the EPA Refrigerant Certification, for those who do not need additional training. The instructor will go over some key points, prior to giving the exam. Note 1: It is recommended that you study the EPA Section 608 Technician Certification Stationary Equipment Study Guide. Books are available for purchase by request. Note 2: See Notes under EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Training & Exam for additional requirements, recommendations, and for cost of the EPA Section 608 book.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
None Required
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Training & Exam
Type of Class: Seminar
Class Fee: $230.00
1 Sessions/8 Hours
Prerequisite: None Required This course includes training and testing for Core, Types I, II, and III, required by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Course topics include: Refrigerant Transition and Recovery Certification. Lunch is included. Test is available in English or Spanish. A Spanish supplement to the English student handbook is available, upon request. Note 1: ATTENTION STUDENTS ENROLLED IN COMMERCIAL HVAC SERVICE I-A: You will receive this training and the exam in Commercial HVAC Service I-B. You do not need to enroll in this class. Note 2: The instructor highly recommends that students pick up and study their EPA Section 608 book at least 2 weeks prior to the start of class. A book will not be issued until the student’s company has signed and approved the registration form. Early registration is encouraged. Note 3: Students will need to bring their EPA Section 608 Book to the class. Students possessing an EPA Refrigerant Recovery card for one or more Types, must present the card to the Instructor the day of class. Otherwise the student will be required to take all 4
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
EPA Section 608 Technician Certification Stationary Equipment Study Guide 3rd edition
$14.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Training & Exam Benavides Jr R E 5:00 PM 9:00 PM 4/12/2018 4/19/2018
 
NEC 2008 Analysis of Changes (CEU hours)
Type of Class: Seminar
Class Fee: $50.00
1 Sessions/4 Hours
TDLR Course# 4344- This four hour session is for those who currently hold a State of Texas Journeyman, or Master Electrical License. This course analysis the major changes regarding the 2008 National Electrical Code. This course is also a review of the State of Texas Law concerning the conduct of electrical license holders. This course is only a review and is not meant as a substitute for fundamental knowledge of electrical systems. Note: Students MUST be registered before class, and be able to provide License Number and License Type information required to register.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
no materials
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
Plumbing Journeyman Prep
Type of Class: Seminar
Class Fee: $316.00
1 Sessions/7 Hours
Prerequisite: None Required (However, it is recommended that the student has completed most or all of their required 8000 apprenticeship hours, so that they can schedule their Plumbing Journeyman Exam with the State Plumbing Board in Austin shortly after completing this course.) This seminar provides a review of subjects that are needed to pass the written exam for a plumber’s journeyman license. It also includes hands-on experience for the preparation of the practical section of the exam. This seminar will also include a demonstration on our custom designed house, comparable to the 2-story house used in the State of Texas Plumbing Exam in Austin. Lunch is included.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
Plumbers Examination Preparation Guide 9th Ed
$46.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Plumbing Journeyman Prep Parscal Sa E 8:00 AM 3:30 PM 2/24/2018 2/24/2018
Plumbing Journeyman Prep Parscal Sa E 8:00 AM 3:30 PM 4/28/2018 4/28/2018
 
Water Treatment Specialist
Type of Class: Short Term
Class Fee: $417.00
2 Sessions/16 Hours
Prerequisite: Student must have a current Water Treatment Specialist License This 16 hour course counts towards 8 Texas Commission of Environmental Quality (TCEQ) continuing educations hours for those who have already received their WTS license. The course consists of class and lab work, and includes all new and updated information from the industry and governmental bodies. The class is split with 4 hours in the lab and 12 hours in the classroom. Lunch will be provided. Note: Students must bring a copy of the 10th Edition USC Manual for Cross-Connection Control, as required by TCEQ. Books are available for purchase upon request. Contact the CEF office for book cost and to request a copy PRIOR to the first day of class. 972.574.5200
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
None Required
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Water Treatment Specialist Porter W R E 8:00 AM 4:30 PM 5/2/2018 5/3/2018 DFWEC