SkillTech: Fundamentals of Natural Gas

  • Gas burner This 30 hour course focuses on subjects critical to ensuring the safe and efficient use of natural gas.

    The subjects will be presented through lectures, videos, demonstrations, and weekly tests.

    This course is not a hands-on course designed to train students to become service technicians, therefore students should have related field experience.

    Under the Fire Prevention and Building Code, there is a state requirement that anyone who installs, repairs or maintains natural gas equipment must obtain training and certification in natural gas.

    The Fire Prevention Division of the Vermont Department of Labor and Industry is the regulating body for this program. Must have at least 10 to run. *Note: This class is required for State of Vermont certification.* 


    What you will learn:

    • Combustion Theory
    • National Fuel Gas Codes
    • Venting
    • Hazard Recognition
    • Carbon Monoxide
    • Electricity
    • Natural Gas Appliances


    • Monday and Wednesday for five weeks. 
    • Starts May 11, 2020. (Some changes may need to be made) 
    • 5:30pm - 8:30pm  

    Cost:   $600.00

    Instructor:   James Mullowney, Certified Natural Gas Instructor