SMA/SMT - Refrigeration Systems and Accessories

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Friday, September 3, 2021 at 8:00 AM (EDT) to Friday, September 24, 2021 at 4:00 PM (EDT)
NAPE Educational Foundation’s 5520 Training Center
5520 Cherokee Avenue Suite 250
Alexandria, VA 22312-2319
United States
14 Seats Remaining
* Registration open until 8/20/21 at 12:00 AM (EDT)

Event Details

This is an in-person course in partnership with NAPE Education Foundation, following all CDC protocols with required face coverings and social distancing

Every Friday of September from 8:00am EST - 4:00pm EST
September 3, 10, 17, 24

Maintaining the proper comfort level in an office environment is essential for tenant satisfaction. Refrigeration Systems and Accessories reviews the basic refrigeration cycle and refrigeration system components, as well as how to operate and maintain reciprocating and absorption refrigeration systems. You will gain the skills and knowledge to describe the principles of refrigeration and identify the performance characteristics of refrigeration components. You will also learn how to establish maintenance processes and troubleshooting techniques.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Employ a working knowledge of refrigeration systems to describe how they can be integrated into an existing building
  • Maintain a reliable and effective refrigeration system
  • Troubleshoot refrigeration systems and accessories
  • Perform general maintenance on refrigeration systems and accessories
  • Explain the computer technology used to operate refrigeration systems

Key topic areas:

refrigeration cycles and principles  mechanical components of refrigeration systems  systematic troubleshooting  general maintenance procedures

Applies to:
SMC certificate
SMA® and SMT® designations
Scholarship Opportunities:
  • The first 15 students who enroll in the designation course will receive a partial scholarship from the AOBA Educational Foundation. The partial scholarship reduces the cost of the designation from $1,200 to $960, a savings of 20%, or $240 per course!!  
  • You may qualify for a PEPCO grant. Please apply! 

Important Notes 

  • All books will be printed and available on the first day of class
  • New students enrolling in the designation incur an additional $225 fee
  • Current designation holders enrolling in a second designation program incur an additional $100 fee
  • Students taking this course for CPD credit incur an additional charge of $100


For More Information:

Brandy Peak
Brandy Peak
Director- Education, Programs, Meetings and Events AOBA (202)296-3390x763