Ready to Work Academy
The Ready to Work Academy is a two week intensive training course aimed at providing
students with the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a career as a HVAC / Infrastructure Technician.
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Infrastructure = services and facilities necessary for an economy to function
Technicians = specialist trained in the skills and techniques related to the field they serve and solve technical problems
All human activities rely on these Technicians for:
RMHVAC 603-003 - $1400 Ready to Work Academy
- Personal Comfort
- Medical Health
- Indoor air quality
- Work productivity
Parent / Student Information Open Lab at RRCC
3 Oct 2014 Friday night 6:00 – 7:00PM
4 Oct 2014 Saturday morning 10:00 – 11:00AM
9 Oct 2014 Thursday night 6:00 – 7:00PM
10 Oct 2014 Friday night 6:00 – 7:00PM
11 Oct 2014 Saturday morning 10:00 – 11:00AM
23 Oct 2014 Thursday night 6:00 – 7:00PM
24 Oct 2014 Friday night 6:00 – 7:00PM
25 Oct 2014 Saturday morning 10:00 – 11:00AM
Parent / Student Information Open Lab at RRCC anytime by appointment
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Energy Efficiency for the Existing Built Environment
Hours are 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday – Friday
Existing buildings offer tremendous opportunities to conserve energy and water as well as provide healthier, more productive work environments.
This market demand is strong for all workers at all levels of the built environment to keep up with new techniques in this energy efficiency economy.
Our Certificate Programs are made up of a series of topic-appropriate short course workshops to meet specific learning needs.
Our program features small, personalized classes with specialized, hands-on instruction in the best HVAC lab in Colorado.
Your certificate indicates that you possess the skills, knowledge and abilities that are in demand in the residential and commercial energy efficiency field today.
The Energy Efficiency Specialist is distinguished by promoting a holistic systems approach to energy efficient upgrades based on return on investment.
The Energy Efficiency Specialist effectively frees the stranded energy and money that exists in buildings today.
Classrooms are incorporated into lab areas and provide a comfortable learning environment. Labs are fully equipped with training units.
This Program Is For?
This program will appeal to those with a residential or commercial buildings background looking for focused, advanced training using a holistic approach to understanding the entire building as a system.
Student needs a working knowledge of mechanical/electrical systems representation, symbols, and scales. Students should possess residential or commercial buildings mechanical/electrical aptitude and have a working understanding of Microsoft Windows. The courses have been carefully designed to minimize the time spent on general academic upgrading. Math skills are necessary to calculate dimensions of facilities for load calculations and energy utilization. The student must have a 10 hour OSHA Card.
Applicants should have a minimum of one year of residential or commercial buildings background or a comparable combination of technical training and experience.
Schedule of Courses
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For more information or to register email Ed.Hegwood@rrcc.edu
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