Going Green Course Descriptions
NEW! Home Energy Analysis
This course is designed for individuals interested in becoming Energy Analyst Technicians. Topics to be covered include elements of an energy analysis (audit) for a single-family home; building science, safety, and calculations of space and volume; and use of related measuring and/or diagnostic equipment. Customer relations, including the ability to explain technical terms in laymen’s terms, will be emphasized. Prior experience in construction recommended.
Cost: $1,145 (MD Senior Adults: $757)
Monday-Friday, May 10 - 14, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The future of plumbing is green. In partnership with Green Plumbers USA, Carroll Community College is offering this series of 5 classes for plumbers. Learn how to use energy efficiency and water savings technologies in your business and promote these practices to your customers. Instructor for the series is Pat Scheper, Apple Plumbing
Water Efficient Technology
Plumbers: Learn how to implement alternative water uses and become the expert for your customer. Focus on alternative water resources including grey water, rain water catchment and waste water treatment and re-use. Reused and recycled water are new technologies that are becoming standardized in the plumbing/contract industry.
Cost: $175 (MD Senior Adults: $175)
Course #: VOC-354-A4
Friday, April 30, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Business Training Center, Rm. T315
Energy Auditors and Weatherization Installers
With economic incentives now available for home weatherization, there is an increased demand for people who can do home energy analysis (audits) and install the required weatherization. Carroll Community College is offering training in these two “green” jobs in partnership with other community colleges in Maryland. Call Continuing Education & Training for more information or to register.