On Campus Courses
EPA Section 608 Certification Prep Course
Instructor-led course (219)
The EPA Section 608 Certification Prep Course prepares students for the EPA section 608 test. The 608 test is required for all technicians that buy, handle or service equipment with refrigerant. The test consists of 4 sections: core, Type I- appliances, Type II – high pressure systems, and Type III- low pressure systems. Every technician in weatherization working on and/or servicing equipment with refrigerant is required to take the core plus Type II. The course includes Type I and Type III as well.
The course is lecture and lab based. Practice tests for the EPA section 608 national tests are covered in detail and samples are given for students to study.
Grading criteria and passing score
Testing for the national EPA section 608 test will be administered on the last day of the course.
BPI Continuing Education Units