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Discover the effects of voltage, amperage, and resistance on electrical controls, motors, and wiring diagrams. In the lab, you'll practice how to wire components of heating and air conditioning systems. Book required.


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Discover fundamental principles and applications of refrigeration. You'll receive hands-on experience through lab activities, shop demonstrations, and mechanical mock-up simulations. Book required.


October 25, 2022 to December 15, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, HVAC Technology Shop (H105)
Determine the correct capacity of heating and cooling equipment using the ACCA Manual J method. Identify calculations required for residential air distribution and duct sizing using ACCA Manual D. Class also covers an introduction to psychometrics and indoor air quality.


October 24, 2022 to December 14, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Training Room 23A (2415)
Take your home repair knowledge to the next level. This hands-on class includes roofing, framing, window and door installation, flooring, and tiling.


September 27, 2022 to November 29, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
September 28, 2022 to December 14, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
Bought an old house that could use a facelift? Discover how to measure, cut, and install door/window trim, crown molding, and baseboard trim the right way.


Monday, October 10, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
Ceramic tile improves the look and feel of any bathroom. Learn how to measure and layout your tub or shower space correctly. Skills emphasized include estimating, cutting, spacing, and grouting techniques. Bring safety glasses.


December 5-6, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
Build a floating shelf while learning about tools, safety, supplies, and fundamental skills such as making cuts and fastening boards.


Thursday, September 29, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
Build a planter box to take home while learning about tools, safety, supplies, and fundamental woodworking skills.


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Using basic fundamental woodworking skills, design and build a simple wine rack that would make any wine connoisseur proud.


Thursday, November 3, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
Earn your bragging rights at your next barbeque! Show off the grill or smoker you made from scratch!


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Topics included are refrigeration cycle and components of refrigeration systems, metering devices, evaporators, compressors, condensers, accessories, and access valves. Book required.


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Discover important facets of the drain-waste-vent system, including design, installation, connecting, testing, and more. Installing roof, floor, and area drains will also be covered. You will also learn the functions of the water distribution system and identify proper techniques for locating, installing, and testing complete water service and distribution systems. Other topics of discussion include sewage and sump pumps, corrosive resistant waste, and compressed air.


October 27, 2022 to December 1, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Plumbing Room (128)
Discover important facets of the drain-waste-vent system, including design, installation, connecting, testing, and more. Installing roof, floor, and area drains will also be covered. You will also learn the functions of the water distribution system and identify proper techniques for locating, installing, and testing complete water service and distribution systems. Other topics of discussion include sewage and sump pumps, corrosive resistant waste, and compressed air. Book required.


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Don't be intimidated by minor electrical repairs for your home. With step-by-step instructions on troubleshooting and repair of fixtures, outlets, ceiling fans, and more, you will feel confident in no time! Bring safety glasses.


Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Electrical Technology Shop (H101)
Build on your basic electrical knowledge by exploring several electrical lighting installation methods, with an emphasis on performing these tasks according to Code rules. Projects will include single-pole lighting, 3-way lighting, 4-way lighting, and wiring receptacles and outlets. Book required.


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Take your electrical installation skills to the next level by practicing wiring and installing a variety of common electrical projects - including ceiling fans, exhaust fans, smoke and motion detectors, dimmers, doorbells, appliance branch circuits, underground installations, NEMA ratings, and types of receptacles. Book required.


October 10, 2022 to November 30, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, Electrical Technology Shop (H101)
Successfully complete the EPA Section 608 Certification of the Federal Clean Air Act for handling regulated refrigerants exam. Content includes Core, Type I, Type II, Type III, and Universal. Upon enrollment, you will receive a preparatory manual, study guide, and access to free online practice exams. Instruction is in English; however, exams are available in Spanish. Class format includes lecture and open discussion with NO hands-on recovery training.


October 3-10, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Training Room 23A (2415)
Plumbing problems got you down? Don't be driven crazy by that dripping leaky faucet. Fix leaks, clogged toilets, clogged drains, and snake a drain like a pro. Bring safety glasses.


Monday, September 26, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Plumbing Room (128)
Discover the appropriate selection, use, and application of fixtures, fittings, and valves used in a variety of plumbing applications. You will also learn the correct use of plumbing tools and practice how to properly measure, cut, join, and install pipe and tubing.


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Topics covered include design, installation, and maintenance of heat pumps. In the lab, you'll receive hands-on experience troubleshooting wiring problems. Book required.


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Class includes in-depth information on proper start-up and shut-down procedures of boiler operations and maintenance. An overview of boiler components, accessories, and tools wrap-up the content.


September 21, 2022 to December 7, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, HVAC Technology Shop (H105)
Tired of looking at the small dents, cracks, or holes in your walls? This hands-on class will prepare you to fix damage to your drywall with instruction in industry-proven techniques and proper materials needed to achieve expert results! Bring safety glasses.


Monday, October 3, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
Monday, November 28, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
Designed to provide hands-on training in most phases of home repair and maintenance. You will learn the proper use of hand and power tools, carpentry basics, drywall, electrical, and concrete.


August 24, 2022 to September 21, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
Learn how the codes are written, adopted, modified, and implemented. In addition, prepare for the Oklahoma Plumbing Journeyman and Gas exam by learning the standards, regulations, and applications of the current code versions. You will also review Math for Plumbers and Pipefitters and the Code of Federal Regulations.


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Want to replace your old flooring with a beautiful new wood floor? Learn how in this hands-on class. Bring safety glasses


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Want to replace your old flooring with a beautiful new wood floor? Learn how in this hands-on class. Bring safety glasses.


October 17-18, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
Ready to get started in the electrical trade? Begin with the basics of safety, tools, and equipment, then move on to measurements, interpreting schematics, and wiring basics circuits, terminations, switches, and receptacles.


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Topics covered include operation, service, and some repair of larger capacity units typically found in commercial applications. Hermetic and semi-hermetic compressors, reciprocating, scroll and screw compressor applications are included. Book required.


November 3, 2022 to December 8, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, HVAC/Refrigeration Technologies Shop (H107)
Enhance your electrical skills by stepping into the world of wiring for low voltage systems. Includes jobs such as security and fire alarm systems and communication cabling for data, voice, video, coax, and cat 5.


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Hands-on class covers different types of low-pressure boilers and chillers using both hot water and steam. Review boiler components, accessories, and specialty tools, both centrifugal and absorption chillers.


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Build with your own two hands. Get demonstrations and hands-on practice mixing and spreading mortar, laying bricks, rocks, and cinder blocks to a line and with a level.


October 27, 2022 to November 17, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, Masonry Technology Shop (H102)
Cozy up to your hand-built fire pit after mastering the Masonry Fundamentals class.


December 1-15, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, Masonry Technology Shop (H102)
Have the best yard in the neighborhood when you build your flower bed after mastering the Masonry Fundamentals class.


December 1-15, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, Masonry Technology Shop (H102)
Build a safe and secure mailbox after mastering the Masonry Fundamentals class.


December 1-15, 2022, 06:00pm - 09:00pm, Masonry Technology Shop (H102)
This class has been approved by the Construction Industries Board Mechanical Examining Committee for 6-hours of CE credit. Photo ID required.


Saturday, October 8, 2022, 08:30am - 03:30pm, Surgical Technology Classroom (2307)
Saturday, December 10, 2022, 08:30am - 03:30pm, Surgical Technology Classroom (2307)
Prepare for the Mechanical Journeyman License exam by learning the standards, regulations, and applications of the current code versions. You will also review Math for Plumbers and Pipefitters and the Code of Federal Regulations.


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Designed to provide foundational skills and knowledge for a career in the plumbing profession, this class will prepare you with essential training in important safety measures and math concepts you will use in all phases of the plumbing trade.


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Investigate the applications of the National Electrical Code to residential wiring. Areas covered include wiring methods, receptacle placement, lighting, box-sizing, branch circuit calculations, equipment grounding, AFCI and GFCI requirements, and wire ampacity calculations.


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Proper installation, service, and repair of residential air conditioning units is the emphasis of this class. Book required.


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Learn how to install, service, and repair all types of home heating systems, including natural gas, propane, or electrical resistance. Book required.


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This class introduces students to the various types of service entrance equipment used in residential electrical wiring. It also covers the National Electrical Code requirements for service-entrance load calculations, grounding, and bonding. Book required.


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Basic roofing repair skills come in handy, especially after strong Oklahoma winds come sweeping across your home. Identify different roof structures, practice replacing damaged shingles and flashing, and gain knowledge of sealing techniques.


Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 06:00pm - 10:00pm, Carpentry Shop (H104)
Gain an understanding of quality practices in service plumbing, including diagnosis and repair procedures for the most common service calls. You will also review concepts and practices essential for a competitive, successful plumbing business.


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Identify how to read and interpret construction drawings. Explore how to size water supply systems, principles and hazards of backflow, and design, installation, and troubleshooting booster and recirculating systems.


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