Upcoming Courses

December 2018

  • Operator III
    Seats available
    Starts: Dec 10th 2018 8:00AM
    Ends: Dec 14th 2018 11:00PM

    Fee: $1,375.00
    Register By: Dec 6th 2018 11:59PM

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    This operator course intends for the attendee to understand, analyze, and begin to troubleshoot the complete operation of an industrial refrigeration system.  RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 2 book is completed as well as material from Basic Electricity 1 & 2.  The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training that covers topics that may be present on RETA's CIRO exam.  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  If desired for an additional fee the student may sit for the RETA CIRO examination which can be offered at our testing facility after the course is complete.  To attend the course, we require that you have completed Operator II or at least have RETA CARO.  PDH: 36

  • Operator I
    Seats available
    Starts: Dec 17th 2018 8:00AM
    Ends: Dec 21st 2018 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,225.00
    Register By: Dec 13th 2018 11:59PM

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    This is a second level class that completes RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 1 book as well as material from the Industrial Refrigeration 4 book. The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training that covers topics that may be present on RETA's CARO exam. Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing. If desired for an additional fee the student may sit for the RETA CARO examination which can be administered at our testing facility after the course is complete. To attend the course, we recommend that you have completed the Ammonia Refrigeration course. PDH: 36

January 2019

  • HAZWOPER 8
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: Jan 18th 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Jan 18th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $355.00
    Register By: Jan 17th 2019 11:59PM

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    OSHA mandates that HAZWOPER Technician employees receive annual refresher training.  This refresher course is for students who have completed the 24 hour Hazardous Material Technician Training and who would like classroom instruction and hands-on drills.

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

  • Ammonia Refrigeration
    Seats available
    Starts: Jan 21st 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Jan 23rd 2019 3:00PM

    Fee: $890.00
    Register By: Jan 17th 2019 11:59PM

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    This course should be considered a minimum requirement for entry level industrial refrigeration operators, decision-makers involved or personnel involved in PSM/RMP.  In this three day class students will be introduced to the fundamentals of industrial refrigeration including compressor, condenser, pump and evaporator operation and maintenance.  Additionally, students will be trained in the Process Safety Management and Risk Management Programs (PSM/RMP).  This course includes hands-on training in the IRTC full scale ammonia refrigeration system which is a fully functional ammonia plant on campus.  This environment allows students to test their newly learned skills in a supervised setting.  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  PDH: 24

  • Ammonia Refrigeration and HAZWOPER Combo
    Seats available
    Starts: Jan 21st 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Jan 25th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $1,400.00
    Register By: Jan 17th 2019 11:59PM

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    This 5 day course is a combination of our "Ammonia Refrigeration" class and our "HAZWOPER Hazardous Material Technician Training" 24-hour class.  This course should be considered a minimum requirement for entry level industrial refrigeration operators, decision makers involved or personnel involved in PSM/RMP, and individuals who respond to ammonia releases or potential ammonia releases.  As part of the "Ammonia Refrigeration" training, students will be introduced to the fundamentals of industrial refrigeration including compressor, condenser, pump and evaporator operation and maintenance.  Additionally, students will be trained in the Process Safety Management and Risk Management Programs (PSM/RMP).  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  In the "HAZWOPER Hazardous Material Technician Training" portion, students will become familiar with the techniques and procedures to contain an ammonia leak and students will participate in a live emergency response drill utilizing full personal protective equipment with a fully operational ammonia plant.  OSHA defines hazardous materials technicians as individuals who respond to releases or potential releases for the purpose of stopping the release.  They assume a more aggressive role than a first responder at the operations level in that they will approach the point of release in order to plug, patch or otherwise stop the release of a hazardous substance.  This course includes hands-on training in the IRTC full scale ammonia refrigeration system which is a fully functional ammonia plant on campus.  This environment allows students to test their newly learned skills in a supervised setting.  PDH: 24 (for Ammonia Refrigeration curriculum)

  • HAZWOPER 24
    Seats available
    Starts: Jan 23rd 2019 11:00AM
    Ends: Jan 25th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $800.00
    Register By: Jan 17th 2019 11:59PM

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    OSHA defines hazardous materials technicians as individuals who respond to releases or potential releases for the purpose of stopping the release.  They assume a more aggressive role than a first responder at the operations level in that they will approach the point of release in order to plug, patch or otherwise stop the release of a hazardous substance.  In this 24 hour course students will receive classroom and hands-on training in an operating ammonia plant.  Students will become familiar with the techniques and procedures to contain an ammonia leak.  Additionally, students will participate in a live emergency response drill utilizing full personal protective equipment with a fully operational ammonia plant.

  • HAZWOPER 8
    Seats available
    Starts: Jan 25th 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Jan 25th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $355.00
    Register By: Jan 17th 2019 11:59PM

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    OSHA mandates that HAZWOPER Technician employees receive annual refresher training.  This refresher course is for students who have completed the 24 hour Hazardous Material Technician Training and who would like classroom instruction and hands-on drills.

  • Operator I
    Seats available
    Starts: Jan 28th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Feb 1st 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,225.00
    Register By: Jan 24th 2019 11:59PM

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    This is a second level class that completes RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 1 book as well as material from the Industrial Refrigeration 4 book. The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training that covers topics that may be present on RETA's CARO exam. Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing. If desired for an additional fee the student may sit for the RETA CARO examination which can be administered at our testing facility after the course is complete. To attend the course, we recommend that you have completed the Ammonia Refrigeration course. PDH: 36

February 2019

  • Operator II
    Seats available
    Starts: Feb 4th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Feb 8th 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,275.00
    Register By: Jan 31st 2019 11:59PM

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    The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training building upon the material from the Ammonia Refrigeration and Industrial Refrigeration Operator 1 classes.  More lab time and lab tasks are provided than in any other course.  RETA’s Basic Electricity 2 book is completed during the course.  Students will be graded based on their performance in the lab as well as on tests with the focus being the lab work and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  To attend the course, we require that you have completed the Ammonia Refrigeration Course or any class covering RETA’s Industrial Refrigeration 1 book; we recommend that you have completed our Operator 1 course or have RETA’s CARO certification.  Please remember to bring your ammonia respirator.  PDH: 36

  • Operator Refresher
    Seats available
    Starts: Feb 4th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Feb 8th 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,275.00
    Register By: Jan 31st 2019 11:59PM

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    This course provides four and a half days of hands on industrial refrigeration training refresher. The course reviews our Ammonia Refrigeration and Operator I class.  This refresher course includes focused sections on the electrical components and skills involved in operation.  In order to attend this course, you must have attend a course previously covering RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 1 book. PDH: 36

  • Operator III
    Seats available
    Starts: Feb 11th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Feb 15th 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,375.00
    Register By: Feb 7th 2019 11:59PM

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    This operator course intends for the attendee to understand, analyze, and begin to troubleshoot the complete operation of an industrial refrigeration system.  RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 2 book is completed as well as material from Basic Electricity 1 & 2.  The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training that covers topics that may be present on RETA's CIRO exam.  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  If desired for an additional fee the student may sit for the RETA CIRO examination which can be offered at our testing facility after the course is complete.  To attend the course, we require that you have completed Operator II or at least have RETA CARO.  PDH: 36

  • Operator I
    Seats available
    Starts: Feb 25th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Mar 1st 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,225.00
    Register By: Feb 21st 2019 11:59PM

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    This is a second level class that completes RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 1 book as well as material from the Industrial Refrigeration 4 book. The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training that covers topics that may be present on RETA's CARO exam. Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing. If desired for an additional fee the student may sit for the RETA CARO examination which can be administered at our testing facility after the course is complete. To attend the course, we recommend that you have completed the Ammonia Refrigeration course. PDH: 36

March 2019

  • HAZWOPER 8
    Seats available
    Starts: Mar 8th 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Mar 8th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $355.00
    Register By: Feb 28th 2019 11:59PM

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    OSHA mandates that HAZWOPER Technician employees receive annual refresher training.  This refresher course is for students who have completed the 24 hour Hazardous Material Technician Training and who would like classroom instruction and hands-on drills.

  • SOP, PSM/RMP, and RAGAGEP
    Seats available
    Starts: Mar 18th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Mar 21st 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $1,449.00
    Register By: Mar 14th 2019 11:59PM

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    This course provides training on your facility specific standard Operating Procedures (SOP's), Mechanical Integrity Inspections, Process Safety Management (PSM)/Risk Management program regulation requirements, and ammonia industry codes and standards.  After providing IRTC with your site specific SOP's and Mechanical Integrity inspections, we will train your operators in a classroom setting and provide hands on training using our fully operational ammonia refrigeration system.  Students shall be trained in an overview of the process, initial startup, normal operations, temporary operations, emergency shutdown, emergency operations, normal shutdown, startup following a normal or emergency shutdown or major system change, consequences of deviations, steps required to correct and/or avoid deviations, safety and health hazards, safe work practices, and equipment inspections.  This course is also valuable to persons assigned the responsibility of writing site specific SOP's and mechanical integrity procedures and inspections.  OSHA's PSM 1910.119(g) and EPA's Risk Management program Title 40 Part 68.71 initial and refresher operator training requirements.  Upon successful completion of training, a certificate will be issued in compliance with OSHA 1910.119(g) (3) and EPA 68.71(c).  PDH:24

  • Ammonia Refrigeration
    Seats available
    Starts: Mar 25th 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Mar 27th 2019 3:00PM

    Fee: $890.00
    Register By: Mar 21st 2019 11:59PM

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    This course should be considered a minimum requirement for entry level industrial refrigeration operators, decision-makers involved or personnel involved in PSM/RMP.  In this three day class students will be introduced to the fundamentals of industrial refrigeration including compressor, condenser, pump and evaporator operation and maintenance.  Additionally, students will be trained in the Process Safety Management and Risk Management Programs (PSM/RMP).  This course includes hands-on training in the IRTC full scale ammonia refrigeration system which is a fully functional ammonia plant on campus.  This environment allows students to test their newly learned skills in a supervised setting.  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  PDH: 24

  • Ammonia Refrigeration and HAZWOPER Combo
    Seats available
    Starts: Mar 25th 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Mar 29th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $1,400.00
    Register By: Mar 21st 2019 11:59PM

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    This 5 day course is a combination of our "Ammonia Refrigeration" class and our "HAZWOPER Hazardous Material Technician Training" 24-hour class.  This course should be considered a minimum requirement for entry level industrial refrigeration operators, decision makers involved or personnel involved in PSM/RMP, and individuals who respond to ammonia releases or potential ammonia releases.  As part of the "Ammonia Refrigeration" training, students will be introduced to the fundamentals of industrial refrigeration including compressor, condenser, pump and evaporator operation and maintenance.  Additionally, students will be trained in the Process Safety Management and Risk Management Programs (PSM/RMP).  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  In the "HAZWOPER Hazardous Material Technician Training" portion, students will become familiar with the techniques and procedures to contain an ammonia leak and students will participate in a live emergency response drill utilizing full personal protective equipment with a fully operational ammonia plant.  OSHA defines hazardous materials technicians as individuals who respond to releases or potential releases for the purpose of stopping the release.  They assume a more aggressive role than a first responder at the operations level in that they will approach the point of release in order to plug, patch or otherwise stop the release of a hazardous substance.  This course includes hands-on training in the IRTC full scale ammonia refrigeration system which is a fully functional ammonia plant on campus.  This environment allows students to test their newly learned skills in a supervised setting.  PDH: 24 (for Ammonia Refrigeration curriculum)

  • HAZWOPER 24
    Seats available
    Starts: Mar 27th 2019 11:00AM
    Ends: Mar 29th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $800.00
    Register By: Mar 21st 2019 11:59PM

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    OSHA defines hazardous materials technicians as individuals who respond to releases or potential releases for the purpose of stopping the release.  They assume a more aggressive role than a first responder at the operations level in that they will approach the point of release in order to plug, patch or otherwise stop the release of a hazardous substance.  In this 24 hour course students will receive classroom and hands-on training in an operating ammonia plant.  Students will become familiar with the techniques and procedures to contain an ammonia leak.  Additionally, students will participate in a live emergency response drill utilizing full personal protective equipment with a fully operational ammonia plant.

April 2019

  • Operator I
    Seats available
    Starts: Apr 1st 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Apr 5th 2019 12:00PM

    Fee: $1,225.00
    Register By: Mar 28th 2019 11:59PM

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    This is a second level class that completes RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 1 book as well as material from the Industrial Refrigeration 4 book. The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training that covers topics that may be present on RETA's CARO exam. Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing. If desired for an additional fee the student may sit for the RETA CARO examination which can be administered at our testing facility after the course is complete. To attend the course, we recommend that you have completed the Ammonia Refrigeration course. PDH: 36

  • Operator Refresher
    Seats available
    Starts: Apr 8th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Apr 12th 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,275.00
    Register By: Apr 4th 2019 11:59PM

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    This course provides four and a half days of hands on industrial refrigeration training refresher. The course reviews our Ammonia Refrigeration and Operator I class.  This refresher course includes focused sections on the electrical components and skills involved in operation.  In order to attend this course, you must have attend a course previously covering RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 1 book. PDH: 36

  • Operator II
    Seats available
    Starts: Apr 8th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Apr 12th 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,275.00
    Register By: Apr 4th 2019 11:59PM

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    The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training building upon the material from the Ammonia Refrigeration and Industrial Refrigeration Operator 1 classes.  More lab time and lab tasks are provided than in any other course.  RETA’s Basic Electricity 2 book is completed during the course.  Students will be graded based on their performance in the lab as well as on tests with the focus being the lab work and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  To attend the course, we require that you have completed the Ammonia Refrigeration Course or any class covering RETA’s Industrial Refrigeration 1 book; we recommend that you have completed our Operator 1 course or have RETA’s CARO certification.  Please remember to bring your ammonia respirator.  PDH: 36

  • CO2 Refrigeration
    Seats available
    Starts: Apr 16th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Apr 18th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $1,290.00
    Register By: Apr 11th 2019 11:59PM

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    This 3 day CO2 course will provide a thorough understanding of CO2 refrigeration systems and added time in our hands-on CO2 lab.  It gives a broad introduction of the fundamental knowledge required to work on carbon dioxide systems.  This course encompasses specific properties of CO2, safety, design, installation and maintenance.  It also includes the advantages of using CO2, and the functionality of different types of refrigeration systems: Cascade systems using ammonia or other refrigerant as the high temperature condensing medium, transcritical, pumped liquid recirculation, flooded, secondary coolant and direct expansion.  This class is recommended for anyone already working with CO2 refrigeration systems, those looking for more information on CO2 refrigeration systems, or those that have attended at least of our refrigeration classes (Ammonia Refrigeration, Operator I or SOP).  PDH: 20

  • Operator III
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: Apr 29th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: May 3rd 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,375.00
    Register By: Apr 25th 2019 11:59PM

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    This operator course intends for the attendee to understand, analyze, and begin to troubleshoot the complete operation of an industrial refrigeration system.  RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 2 book is completed as well as material from Basic Electricity 1 & 2.  The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training that covers topics that may be present on RETA's CIRO exam.  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  If desired for an additional fee the student may sit for the RETA CIRO examination which can be offered at our testing facility after the course is complete.  To attend the course, we require that you have completed Operator II or at least have RETA CARO.  PDH: 36

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

May 2019

  • Ammonia Refrigeration and HAZWOPER Combo
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: May 6th 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: May 10th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $1,400.00
    Register By: May 2nd 2019 11:59PM

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    This 5 day course is a combination of our "Ammonia Refrigeration" class and our "HAZWOPER Hazardous Material Technician Training" 24-hour class.  This course should be considered a minimum requirement for entry level industrial refrigeration operators, decision makers involved or personnel involved in PSM/RMP, and individuals who respond to ammonia releases or potential ammonia releases.  As part of the "Ammonia Refrigeration" training, students will be introduced to the fundamentals of industrial refrigeration including compressor, condenser, pump and evaporator operation and maintenance.  Additionally, students will be trained in the Process Safety Management and Risk Management Programs (PSM/RMP).  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  In the "HAZWOPER Hazardous Material Technician Training" portion, students will become familiar with the techniques and procedures to contain an ammonia leak and students will participate in a live emergency response drill utilizing full personal protective equipment with a fully operational ammonia plant.  OSHA defines hazardous materials technicians as individuals who respond to releases or potential releases for the purpose of stopping the release.  They assume a more aggressive role than a first responder at the operations level in that they will approach the point of release in order to plug, patch or otherwise stop the release of a hazardous substance.  This course includes hands-on training in the IRTC full scale ammonia refrigeration system which is a fully functional ammonia plant on campus.  This environment allows students to test their newly learned skills in a supervised setting.  PDH: 24 (for Ammonia Refrigeration curriculum)

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

  • Ammonia Refrigeration
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: May 6th 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: May 8th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $890.00
    Register By: May 2nd 2019 11:59PM

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    This course should be considered a minimum requirement for entry level industrial refrigeration operators, decision-makers involved or personnel involved in PSM/RMP.  In this three day class students will be introduced to the fundamentals of industrial refrigeration including compressor, condenser, pump and evaporator operation and maintenance.  Additionally, students will be trained in the Process Safety Management and Risk Management Programs (PSM/RMP).  This course includes hands-on training in the IRTC full scale ammonia refrigeration system which is a fully functional ammonia plant on campus.  This environment allows students to test their newly learned skills in a supervised setting.  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  PDH: 24

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

  • HAZWOPER 24
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: May 8th 2019 11:00AM
    Ends: May 10th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $800.00
    Register By: May 2nd 2019 11:59PM

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    OSHA defines hazardous materials technicians as individuals who respond to releases or potential releases for the purpose of stopping the release.  They assume a more aggressive role than a first responder at the operations level in that they will approach the point of release in order to plug, patch or otherwise stop the release of a hazardous substance.  In this 24 hour course students will receive classroom and hands-on training in an operating ammonia plant.  Students will become familiar with the techniques and procedures to contain an ammonia leak.  Additionally, students will participate in a live emergency response drill utilizing full personal protective equipment with a fully operational ammonia plant.

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

  • HAZWOPER 8
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: May 10th 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: May 10th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $355.00
    Register By: May 2nd 2019 11:59PM

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    OSHA mandates that HAZWOPER Technician employees receive annual refresher training.  This refresher course is for students who have completed the 24 hour Hazardous Material Technician Training and who would like classroom instruction and hands-on drills.

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

  • Operator I
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: May 13th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: May 17th 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,225.00
    Register By: May 9th 2019 11:59PM

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    This is a second level class that completes RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 1 book as well as material from the Industrial Refrigeration 4 book. The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training that covers topics that may be present on RETA's CARO exam. Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing. If desired for an additional fee the student may sit for the RETA CARO examination which can be administered at our testing facility after the course is complete. To attend the course, we recommend that you have completed the Ammonia Refrigeration course. PDH: 36

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

  • Operator II
    Seats available
    Starts: May 20th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: May 24th 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,275.00
    Register By: May 16th 2019 11:59PM

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    The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training building upon the material from the Ammonia Refrigeration and Industrial Refrigeration Operator 1 classes.  More lab time and lab tasks are provided than in any other course.  RETA’s Basic Electricity 2 book is completed during the course.  Students will be graded based on their performance in the lab as well as on tests with the focus being the lab work and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  To attend the course, we require that you have completed the Ammonia Refrigeration Course or any class covering RETA’s Industrial Refrigeration 1 book; we recommend that you have completed our Operator 1 course or have RETA’s CARO certification.  Please remember to bring your ammonia respirator.  PDH: 36

  • Operator Refresher
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: May 20th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: May 24th 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,275.00
    Register By: May 16th 2019 11:59PM

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    This course provides four and a half days of hands on industrial refrigeration training refresher. The course reviews our Ammonia Refrigeration and Operator I class.  This refresher course includes focused sections on the electrical components and skills involved in operation.  In order to attend this course, you must have attend a course previously covering RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 1 book. PDH: 36

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

June 2019

  • Ammonia Refrigeration and HAZWOPER Combo
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: Jun 3rd 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Jun 7th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $1,400.00
    Register By: May 30th 2019 11:59PM

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    This 5 day course is a combination of our "Ammonia Refrigeration" class and our "HAZWOPER Hazardous Material Technician Training" 24-hour class.  This course should be considered a minimum requirement for entry level industrial refrigeration operators, decision makers involved or personnel involved in PSM/RMP, and individuals who respond to ammonia releases or potential ammonia releases.  As part of the "Ammonia Refrigeration" training, students will be introduced to the fundamentals of industrial refrigeration including compressor, condenser, pump and evaporator operation and maintenance.  Additionally, students will be trained in the Process Safety Management and Risk Management Programs (PSM/RMP).  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  In the "HAZWOPER Hazardous Material Technician Training" portion, students will become familiar with the techniques and procedures to contain an ammonia leak and students will participate in a live emergency response drill utilizing full personal protective equipment with a fully operational ammonia plant.  OSHA defines hazardous materials technicians as individuals who respond to releases or potential releases for the purpose of stopping the release.  They assume a more aggressive role than a first responder at the operations level in that they will approach the point of release in order to plug, patch or otherwise stop the release of a hazardous substance.  This course includes hands-on training in the IRTC full scale ammonia refrigeration system which is a fully functional ammonia plant on campus.  This environment allows students to test their newly learned skills in a supervised setting.  PDH: 24 (for Ammonia Refrigeration curriculum)

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

  • Ammonia Refrigeration
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: Jun 3rd 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Jun 5th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $890.00
    Register By: May 30th 2019 11:59PM

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    This course should be considered a minimum requirement for entry level industrial refrigeration operators, decision-makers involved or personnel involved in PSM/RMP.  In this three day class students will be introduced to the fundamentals of industrial refrigeration including compressor, condenser, pump and evaporator operation and maintenance.  Additionally, students will be trained in the Process Safety Management and Risk Management Programs (PSM/RMP).  This course includes hands-on training in the IRTC full scale ammonia refrigeration system which is a fully functional ammonia plant on campus.  This environment allows students to test their newly learned skills in a supervised setting.  Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing.  PDH: 24

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

  • HAZWOPER 24
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: Jun 5th 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Jun 7th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $800.00
    Register By: May 30th 2019 11:59PM

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    OSHA defines hazardous materials technicians as individuals who respond to releases or potential releases for the purpose of stopping the release.  They assume a more aggressive role than a first responder at the operations level in that they will approach the point of release in order to plug, patch or otherwise stop the release of a hazardous substance.  In this 24 hour course students will receive classroom and hands-on training in an operating ammonia plant.  Students will become familiar with the techniques and procedures to contain an ammonia leak.  Additionally, students will participate in a live emergency response drill utilizing full personal protective equipment with a fully operational ammonia plant.

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

  • HAZWOPER 8
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: Jun 7th 2019 7:30AM
    Ends: Jun 7th 2019 5:00PM

    Fee: $355.00
    Register By: May 30th 2019 11:59PM

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    OSHA mandates that HAZWOPER Technician employees receive annual refresher training.  This refresher course is for students who have completed the 24 hour Hazardous Material Technician Training and who would like classroom instruction and hands-on drills.

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.

  • Operator I
    Call For Seat Availability
    Starts: Jun 17th 2019 8:00AM
    Ends: Jun 21st 2019 11:00AM

    Fee: $1,225.00
    Register By: Jun 13th 2019 11:59AM

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    This is a second level class that completes RETA's Industrial Refrigeration 1 book as well as material from the Industrial Refrigeration 4 book. The course provides 4-1/2 days of industrial refrigeration training that covers topics that may be present on RETA's CARO exam. Students will be administered an exam at the completion of course and will be awarded a certificate upon passing. If desired for an additional fee the student may sit for the RETA CARO examination which can be administered at our testing facility after the course is complete. To attend the course, we recommend that you have completed the Ammonia Refrigeration course. PDH: 36

    Please call (540) 246-0926
    to order this class.