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Solar Heating Cooling System Installer
Oregon Apprenticeship Guide

Solar Heating and Cooling System Installer.pngJob Description
Solar Heating and Cooling System Installers perform the physical plumbing and installation of solar thermal systems, and may include rooftop work, heavy lifting, soldering and brazing, digging and trenching, and other heavy physical labor associated with the installation of solar thermal systems.

Working Conditions

This work is performed indoors and outdoors and requires standing, bending and reaching in cold, wet conditions, in confined crawl spaces and at heights. Tools include electrical metering devices, cable pulling devices, electrical hand tools, soldering tools, hammers, drills and side cutters. 
Minimum Qualifications
Apprenticeship applicants must be at least 17 years of age to apply, and 18 to begin the program. In addition, they must provide proof of high school graduation or general education development (GED) equivalent, and successful completion of at least one year of high school mathematics or an equivalent post-high school placement test or course. Apprenticeship committees may require additional qualifications. 

Apprenticeship Committees 

MA# 1126


Renewable Energy JATC

Phone: 541-463-6170
Email: nwapprenticeship@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.nweei.org/about.html


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