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Sheet Metal Local #2 Apprentice Program Curriculum

YEAR ONE

HRS

YEAR TWO

HRS

YEAR THREE

HRS

YEAR FOUR

HRS

STARTING YOUR APPRENTICESHIP

2

BIDDING AND JOB COSTS

2

INTRODUCTION TO HVAC

4

THE YEARS AHEAD

2

SHOP SAFETY

4

PICTORAL DRAWING

3

AIR AND ITS PROPERTIES

4

CUSTOMER SERVICE

2

HAND TOOLS

2

ROUND TEES

12

VENTILATION

6

SUPERVISION

5

SHOP EQUIPTMENT

8

ROUND ELBOWS

6

HEATING

6

ORGANIZING WORK AND SOLVING PROBLEMS

5

SHOP FABRICATION

16

ROUND TAPERS

6

COOLING

6

COMPUTOR ESTIMATING

2

SEAMSLOCKS AND EDGES

8

ROOF JACKS

6

AIRFLOW IN DUCTS

4

ELECTRICITY

10

SOLDERING

8

ROUND TAPERS

6

DUCT DESIGN

6

AUTOMATIC CONTROLS

2

DRAFTING EQUIPTMENT

6

SQUARE TO ROUNDS

6

OUTLETS AND OTHER HVAC BUYOUT ITEMS

2

DUCT LEAKAGE TESTING

8

GEOMETRIC CONSTRUCTION

8

TRANSITIONS

6

THE CONTRACT DOCUMENTS

2

USING INSTRUMENTS

4

LINES AND LETTERING

6

DUCT CHANGE ELBOWS

8

SPECIFICATIONS

5

TESTING, AJUSTING AND BALANCING

16

ORTHOGRAPHIC PROJECTION

6

CHANGE OGEE OFFSETS

6

ARCHITECTUAL DRAWINGS

5

BALANCING ENVIROMENTAL AIR SYSTEMS

16

PRINCIPLES OF LAYOUT

8

Y BRANCHES

12

STRUCTURAL DRAWINGS

5

BALANCING ENVIROMENTAL HYDRONIC SYS

2

LAYOUT ON METAL

10

ARCHTECTUAL PRACTICES

10

MECHANICAL DRAWINGS

10

COMMISIONING

10

INTRODUCTION TO PARRALLEL LINE DEVELOPMENT

10

ROOF DRAINAGE SYSTEMS

8

ELECTRICAL DRAWINGS

5

ENERGY MANAGEMENT

8

INTRODUCTION TO RADIAL LINE DEVELOPMENT

10

FLASHINGS

3

SHEETMETAL SHOP DRAWINGS

36

FILTERS & OTHER AIR CLEANING EQUIPT

2

INTRODUCTION TO TRIANULATION

10

WATER PROOFING

6

CAD IN THE SHEETMETAL INDUSTRY

2

INDOOR AIR QUALITY

10

USING TRUE LENGTHS IN TRIAGULATION

10

INSTALLING STRIP ITEMS

6

USING CAD

34

CLEAN ROOMS

2

SHEETMETAL PRODUCTS

4

METAL ROOFS

12

FIELD MEASURING

24

OTHER SPECIAL VENTILATION NEEDS

2

FIELD SAFETY

4

VENTILATORS AND LOUVERS

4

HOISTING AND RIGGING

3

REFRIGERATION

18

INTRODUCTION TO FIELD INSTALLATION

8

ADDITIONAL ARCHITECTUAL WORK

4

SAFETY IN FIELD INSTALLATION

3

SERVICING HVAC EQUIPTMENT

18

ORGANIZING TOOLS AND EQUIPTMENT

4

INSTALLING CENTERAL HVAC EQUIPTMENT

3

RIGID FIBROUS DUCTBOARD

4

COMMUNICATION

2

LAYOUT OF PENETRATIONS

6

INSTALLING PACKAGE UNITS

2

FOOD SERVICE EQUIPTMENT

2

ORGANIZING YOUR TIME

8

DUCT ELEVATIONS AND CLEARENCES

6

SIGN WORK

3

METAL CEILINGS

2

WORKING SAFELY

8

HANGERS AND ANCHORS

6

 

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LAGGING

6

EMERGANCY PROCEDURES

4

PREPARING THE DUCT

6

   

INDUSTRIAL SHEETMETAL

8

HAZARD COMMUNICATION

4

FIRE AND SMOKE DAMPERS

8

   

MATERIAL HANDLING SYSTEMS

4

HANDLEING HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

4

INSATALLING HVAC SYSTEMS

6

BLOWPIPE SYSTEMS

4

ASBESTOS SAFETY

2

INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTORS

6

BOILER BREECHINGS

2

WELDING

60

WELDING

60

WELDING

60

PLASTICS

4

           

WELDING

60

TOTAL EDUCATIONAL HOURS

240

240

240

240