Our courses are held at The Refrigeration Institute, 545 8th Avenue in Manhattan, between 37th and 38th Street, 2nd Floor. We hold classes on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Our day sessions run from 10am to 2pm and our evening sessions are from 6pm to 10pm. These classes are offered simultaneously so that a day student can attend an evening class or an evening student can attend a day class for any personal emergency situation. All applicants must be interviewed prior to registration.COURSE OFFERINGS
Refrigeration Training 450 (RT-450)
This course provides 450 hours of instruction over seven months duration. You will receive 200 hours of intensive classroom instruction with computer imaging, as well as overhead projection, opaque projection, video, whiteboard, and good old-fashioned face-to-face communication. This course is a “Hands-On” training program with 250 hours of shop training. Every Technician will be able to repair and trouble-shoot refrigeration and air conditioning equipment as well as evacuate, dehydrate, and critically charge refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment. Our facility is equipped with a large Refrigeration shop, a large Air-Conditioning shop, and a large Trouble-Shooting Shop. Here is where the metamorphosis takes place and the student becomes the Technician and Qualified Trouble Shooter.
Refrigerating Systems Operating Engineers Training (RSOE-225)
This advanced course provides 225 hours of instruction over three and a half month’s duration to prepare individuals to take the New York City Fire Department’s RSOE-Q99 Exam.
EPA Technician 608 Certification (EPA-608)
A 16 hour preparation and testing course for Core, Type 1, Type 2, and Type 3 for the EPA 608 Universal Certification