Training Events

Note: Due to the increasing demand for geothermal systems, workshops are filling quickly. It is recommended that you inquire about the space available in workshops at least 30 days in advance.

Accredited Drillers Workshop :

Offered Directly Through IGSHPA:

On-Campus (Stillwater, OK):

IGSHPA
Date: May 7-9, 2014
Location: Stillwater, OK
Registration and Contact Information: Training, 800-626-4747
To register online click here
For more information click here.

Off-Campus:

Check back for dates


Offered Through an IGSHPA Accredited Trainer:

Register directly with the organization offering the training

Check back for dates

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Accredited Installer Workshop:

Offered Directly Through IGSHPA:

On-Campus (Stillwater, OK):

Date: June 25-27, 2014
Location: Stillwater, OK
Registration and Contact Information: Training, 800-626-4747
To register online click here or download a Registration form
For more information click here.

Date: August 13-15, 2014
Location: Stillwater, OK
Registration and Contact Information: Training, 800-626-4747
To register online click here or download a Registration form
For more information click here.

Off-Campus:

Check back for dates

 



Offered Through an IGSHPA Accredited Trainer:

Register directly with the organization offering the training

Installer Workshop - Grand Rapids Community College
Trainer: Don Steeby
Date: May 7-9, 2014
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Registration and Contact Information: Click here
More Information at

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Certified GeoExchange Designer:
CGD Plus Courses

Offered Directly Through IGSHPA:

On-Campus (Stillwater, OK):

Date: July 14-16, 2014
Location: Stillwater, OK
Registration and Contact Information: Training, 800-626-4747
To register online click here
For more information click here.

Off-Campus:

Check back for dates

Offered Through an IGSHPA Accredited Trainer:

These courses are offered by independent IGSHPA Accredited CGD Trainers and include 20 hours of CGD instruction. Courses may include additional material developed by the instructor. Register directly through the organization offering training.

Certified Geothermal Designer (CGD) class
Trainer: Ed Lohrenz
Date: June 3-5, 2014
Location: Stoney Creek Inn, 101 Mariners Way, East Peoria, IL
Registration and contact information:
https://www.gaoi.org/registration/?ee=23


Q&A Webinars

Q&A Webinars must be enrolled in or cancelled at least 5 days before the Webinar date.

April 17, 2014, Thursday, 10:00 am to noon, central time

To register for a webinar, please email our Training Department your name and date(s) choice. Log-in instructions will be emailed to you.

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Train-The-Trainer Course:
Please complete both the registration form and the application, and return them to the IGSHPA Training Department. Fax number 405-744-5283.

On-Campus (Stillwater, OK):

IGSHPA

Date:June 23-27, 2014
Location: Stillwater, OK
Registration and Contact Information: Training, 800-626-4747
Registration form and Application
For more information click here.

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Building Load Analysis & Pumping Workshop :

Offered Directly Through IGSHPA:

On-Campus (Stillwater, OK):

Check back for dates

Off-Campus:

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For Currently Accredited Trainers Only

New Installer Workshop for Installer Trainers

Dr. Charles Remund the author of the new "Residential and Light Commercial Design and Installation Manual" will present new PowerPoint slides for the IGSHPA Installer's Course. This two day course will concentrate on the new PowerPoint slides and the method of presentation for the Installer Trainer. The following topics will be covered:

  • Introduction & Overview
  • Thermal Properties of Soil and Rock
  • Piping Materials, Properties & Flow Characteristics
  • Design of Closed-Loop Ground Heat Exchanger
  • Installing the Closed-Loop GHEX Piping System
  • System Flushing & Purging
  • Grouting Procedures for Ground Source Heat Pumps
  • GSHP Startup, Performance Checking and Troubleshooting

Date: Check back for dates
8:00 am - 5:00 pm; please arrive by 7:45 am
Location: IGSHPA Training Facility
1201 S. Innovation Way Drive
Stillwater, OK 74074

Cost: $25 Limited seating
A new set of Installer PowerPoint slides will be provided to each participant.

Pre-Registration is required by calling
1-800-626-4747 or 405-744-5175


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