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S350 | HVAC Contractor CE

Certified CE Courses through our partner, 
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Contractors School’s S350 CE Course

This course is a combination of a pre-recorded lecture and self-paced videos. It includes three hours of HVAC training and one hour of energy conservation.

S350 HVAC Contractors must take 3 hours (of their 6 hours of CE) which is directly related to the installation, repair, or replacement of a heating, ventilation, or air conditioning system.

This topic will be covered in your CE:

Green Building and Energy Conservation 
Instructor: Jared Wolthuis

This course covers why energy conservation and sustainability are necessary in construction. Learn about Green Building regulations and incentives in Utah and become familiar with Green Organizations and standards, such as LEED, Green Globes, ICC, and LBC. This program covers the state-required energy conservation education.

Why Choose Contractors School?

These are some other topics you might learn about:

Financial Practices for Success
Instructor: Andrew Pollock, CPA

This course covers how to read, understand, and use financial statements for your benefit. Financial records are often overwhelming. Andrew presents a clear breakdown of income statements, balance sheets, and forecasting. It is crucial for your business to have a clear understanding of your expenses, income, and profits. With over 10 years of experience in the accounting industry, Andrew has valuable expertise and advice for the best financial practices to ensure your success.

Protect Your Profit 
Instructor: Babcock Scott and Babcock, Construction Focused Attorneys

Taught by experts in Construction Law, this class covers Covid-19 and its effects on your business. In the midst of a pandemic, the U.S. Government created a new ruleset for operating safely and established multiple programs to support business. Gain profitable knowledge about PPP loans, general delay contracts, and risk assessment. Learn how to manage and thrive in a pandemic.

Generational Working Culture
Instructor: Allen Woods

This course covers the work ethic and traits of three generations of workers in the United States. Baby Boomers, Generation X, and Millenials all have different approaches to working culture: what influences them, their values, how they work, and what they want from their working experience. Understanding these trends is very important for the success of your business and your employees. You will gain valuable skills for communicating and providing feedback to your team that encourage trust and commitment. Allen is passionate about creating a positive company environment and one that will help bridge any generational age gaps.

Subcontractors and Employees 
Instructor: Rehn Elliott

In an industry such as construction, the difference between subcontractors and employees is an important one. This course covers correctly classifying subs, how and when to hire subs, successful HR practices, employment law, and company culture. Learn how to boost employee retention, find the best person for the job, and what to do in the case of unemployment.

Automate Your Projects 
Instructor: Jared Wolthuis

Technology is constantly improving and continually makes business more efficient. Learn how to organize, manage, and communicate effectively with the technology available to you. This class will push you to re-evaluate your current business practices and incorporate new methods of automation.

Takt Time Planning 
Instructor: Rob Warcup

Takt time planning is a work structuring method that aims to achieve the lean principle of continuous flow. This course covers short interval scheduling, common project problems, and lean innovation. Also included is direction on how to manage and track project progress successfully.

Who Must Hold a HVAC Contractor License in Utah?

Anyone engaging in projects involving:  

Construction, alteration, installation maintenance, and/ or repair of HVAC systems

Contracting without a license in Utah is a Class A misdemeanor. 

S350 – HVAC Contractor: Section R156-55a-301 – Utah License Classifications – Scope of Practice

A contractor’s scope of practice under this Subsection (2)(s) includes the following:

(i) The fabrication and installation of complete warm air heating, air conditioning, and ventilating systems.

(ii) The installation of refrigeration equipment, including built-in refrigerators, refrigerated rooms, insulated refrigerated spaces and other related equipment.

(iii) A contractor under Subsection (2)(s) shall hire or subcontract with an RMGA-certified licensed contractor for any gas-related work.

(iv) A contractor’s scope of practice under Subsection (2)(s) does not include electrical or plumbing trade work. A contractor under Subsection (2)(s) may hire or subcontract with a contractor licensed under Subsections (2)(g) or (2)(h) for their projects.

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