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Construction Workforce Education

ABC of Wisconsin offers a wide variety of workforce education in a variety of formats. From traditional classes, to online training, to customized in-house training, there is something for everyone. Please contact the Training Department at 800-236-2224 or 608-244-5883 for more information on any of the classes listed below.

january 2020

GENERAL CONSTRUCTION

INTRODUCTION TO BLUEPRINT READING (16 HOURS)

Covers the basics of blueprint reading, including related documents, such as specifications addendums, shop drawings, and change orders. It will provide an understanding of the progression from floor plans to shop drawings. The course also covers understanding and interpreting specifications. Approved for 12 hours of Dwelling Contractor Qualifier (DCQ) certification CEUs.

Available as a Traditional Class and as a Customized In-House Class.

CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS

ACI CONCRETE FLATWORK TECHNICIAN AND FINISHER COURSE & CERTIFICATION TEST (8-16 HOURS)

Give your employees the training and certification they need to be better finishers.  Certification testing through the American Concrete Institute verifies the skills of your crew to potential customers along with meeting requirements for certain projects.  Choose from either the Technician or the Finisher certification depending on experience.

Available as a Traditional Class and as a Customized In-House Class.

MEDICAL GAS CERTIFICATION (32 HOURS)

With the Medical Gas Certification, you will be certified as an as ASSE/6010 Medical Gas System Installers/Brazers with NFPA99, 2012 Compliance.  This allows you to do the brazing work for medical gas systems as required on the project specs for hospitals, nursing homes, outpatient clinics, orthopedic offices, dental offices, or veterinarian/humane society offices.

Available as a Traditional Class and as a Customized In-House Class.

ELECTRICAL

RESIDENTIAL WIRING (24-48 HOURS)

Designed for residential wiremen, apprentices, and journeymen with hands-on activities, the residential wiring class will use the National Electrical Code to locate answers to common questions.  Learners will calculate allowable lighting, feeder circuits, branch circuits, and service loads.

Available as a Traditional Class.

COMMERCIAL WIRING (24-48 HOURS)

Designed for the commercial electrician, this class will cover working on the initial installation or modifying or repairing an existing installation, reading plans,  interpret specs, and determine circuit loads. with hands-on activities.  Based around the National Electrical Code.

Available as a Traditional Class.

INDUSTRIAL WIRING & MOTOR CONTROLS (21-42 HOURS)

This class will be using the National Electrical Code to exploring the fundamentals of Industrial Wiring and Motor Controls — from installing new electrical services and changeovers from old systems to project planning, maintenance procedures, and motor controls.

Available as a Traditional Class.

JOURNEYMAN & MASTER EXAM PRACTICE (4 HOURS)

Practice taking the electrical exam by reviewing the National Electrical Code book, taking a 25 question practical exam, and reviewing.

Available as a Traditional Class and as a Customized In-House Class.

JADE LEARNING ONLINE TRAINING (4-24 HOURS)

ABC of Wisconsin and JADE Learning have partnered to provide approved online electrical continuing education unit (CEUs) courses. These courses are approved for apprentice unpaid hours and CEUs for registered electricians, journeyman and master electricians.

HVAC

tue21apr5:00 pm7:00 pmPVC 101 for HVAC Technicians5:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST ABC of Wisconsin, 5330 Wall St., Madison, WI 53718

thu27feb5:00 pm8:00 pmFeaturedBasic Electrical for the HVAC Technician5:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST ABC of Wisconsin, 5330 Wall St., Madison, WI 53718

tue10mar5:00 pm8:00 pmFeaturedEntry Level Air Conditioning for HVAC Technicians5:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST ABC of Wisconsin, 5330 Wall St., Madison, WI 53718

PLUMBING

tue04feb5:00 pm8:00 pmIsometric Drawings for Plumbing Apprentices5:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST ABC of Wisconsin, 5330 Wall St., Madison, WI 53718

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