Learning to install GSHP systems will keep you competitive in a market forced to deal with rising en-ergy costs and resource depletion. Installer accreditation enables you to open new markets and of-fer customers a low-maintenance, economical, and environmentally friendly alternative for theirspace conditioning needs. Many geothermal projects require IGSHPA Accreditation. With over fif-teen years of experience teaching these workshops, accrediting thousands of installers, and settingthe industry standard, IGSHPA has maintained close ties with Oklahoma State University, and pio-neered training in Ground Source Heat Pump installation. Your workshop conductor is LawrenceMuhammad, a Certified IGSHPA Trainer, and proctor for the NATE Examination.The three day comprehensive Installation Workshops are designed for GSHP developers, architects,manufacturers, distributors, dealers, installers, HVAC contractors, trenching/drilling contractors,and anyone who desires a working knowledge of this innovative technology. Representatives frompublic utilities, private utilities, and rural electric cooperatives can also benefit from training. Infor-mation gathered from the workshops can help utility representatives serve as a source of informa-tion regarding money-saving concepts.. Design and Material Options Air and Debris Purging System Layout Pressure Drop Calculations Pipe Joining Techniques Pump and Fluid Selection Trenching/Drilling Processes Thermal Conductivity Upon successful completion of the workshop and passing the IGSHPA installers exam, scored by NATE, you will be issued IGSHPA accreditation as an installer of GSHP systems. You will receive an installers card and a certificate. In most instances, you will receive a membership with IGSHPA af- ter you have completed the Installation Workshop. Membership in IGSHPA is required to be an Accredited Installer and maintain accreditation.
Mr. Muhammad is: Adjunct Instructor at Wayne County Community College and Macomb Commu-nity College; Certified Trainer for IGSHPA (International Ground Source Heat Pump Association) forGHEX Installers and Drillers, and an Accredited Installer; Member of the Association of Energy En-gineers; Residential Builder and Lead Abatement Contractor, Michigan; HUD 203(k) Housing Con-sultant; Continuing Education instructor on Environmental Hazards and Home Inspections at Mid-dleton Real Estate Training; Renewable Energy Training Specialist for New Century Career Center;Advisory Board for Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice; and Workforce Development forHardin Geothermal.Mr. Muhammad, as a college instructor, teaches: Geothermal Technology Principles; SustainableDesigns; Sustainable Environmental Designs; Renewable Energy Technology; and, basic mathskills to workforce development programs.Currently, Mr. Muhammad is working with two Midwest cities involved with the design and installa-tion of city-wide geothermal districts. These projects require trained and qualified contractors,subcontractors and field personnel during the next 5 to 10 years. Muhammad is committed to as-sisting in the development of local workforces and local economies for Southeast Michigan citi-zenry. Contact: Lawrence A. Muhammad, IGSHPA email@example.com 313.304.6700New Century Career Center provides vocational, technical and professional training for stu-dents enrolled in workforce development, vocational education, retraining in emerging en-ergy-related jobs, and technical training focused in and around renewable energy, alterna-tive energy and energy-efficient solutions.
The classroom site is located at the Berwyn Center on 26155 Richardson St, Dearborn Heights,Michigan. The center is located west of Beech Daly Rd and South of Warren.This first class will be limited to 20 students and seats are on a first come first served basis. Al-though this is a 3-day workshop, you will receive your manuals 2 weeks prior to the workshop so youcan follow the accompanying study guide to assure you that you are prepared for the workshop,which includes HDPE pipe fusion techniques. Therefore, students are encouraged to register early.After you register, a confirmation letter and an agenda will be sent to you. Before securing travelarrangements, please check the agenda for class times. If you pay when you register, you will alsobe sent a reading list and your manuals.
_____________________________________________________________________________________________________Participant Name Title______________________________________________________________________________________________Company______________________________________________________________________________________________Address______________________________________________________________________________________________City State Zip/Postal Code Phone Number_______________________________________________ _____________________________________________________Email Web Address___________________________________ _____________________________________Additional Participant’s Name Additional Participant Name Fee # Of Participants Total Payment DueIGSHPA Workshop – 3 Days $1,049 x = $ ____Dates Requested: February 14-16, 2011 March 14-16, 2011 I have read and understand the Accreditation Policy & Cancellation Policy below:Payment Information: Payment Total: $__________ (U.S. Dollars) Check Money Order Credit Card - Register Online at newcentury3.eventbrite.comSignature: _______________________________________________ Date: _______________Checks / Money Order payable to “New Century Career Center” and mail to 8300 E. Jefferson, Suite 507,Detroit, MI 48214-2737. Call New Century Career Center at (313) 304-6700 for other methods of payment.Accreditation Policy: Upon successful completion of the workshop and passing the IGSHPA installers exam,scored by NATE, you will be issued IGSHPA accreditation as an installer of GSHP systems. You will receive an in-stallers card and certificate. In most instances, you will receive a membership with IGSHPA after you have com-pleted the Installation Workshop. Membership in IGSHPA is required to be an Accredited Installer and maintain ac-creditation. Cancellation policy: The full tuition fee will be refunded if you cancel your registration at least two (2) weeks prior to the first day of the confirmed workshop, and/or before your manuals are mailed. The full fee will be charged if you do not attend and do not cancel the registration at least fourteen (14) days before the workshop. You may designate another individual as your substitute.Note: All courses are subject to cancellation by New Century Career Center L3C. New Century Career Center willgive all registrants notice in the event of a course cancellation at least 2 weeks prior to the scheduled date. Con-tact New Century Career Center at 313.304.6700 or firstname.lastname@example.org to verify if a coursehas been cancelled before making any non-refundable travel arrangements.