IGSHPA Accredited Geothermal Installer Course

What is the cost?

$1700.00 + HST

This includes instruction, all course material (including ANSI/CSA C448-2016), the exam and certification process.

HRAI Training may be eligible for partial fee reimbursement under the Canada Job Grant Fund Program.  Check with your provincial job grant body for more details.

Please see the Manual and Study Material section for pricing on course material.

Who would benefit from this course?

HVAC system installers who want to install geothermal heat pump systems in accordance with the requirements of ANSI/CSA C-448-2016 and good industry practice.


What you will learn

Learning to install Ground-Source Heat Pump (GSHP) systems will enable participants to open new markets and offer customers a low-maintenance, economical, and environmentally friendly alternative for their space conditioning needs. HRAI is drawing on 30 years of pioneering work of IGSHPA, which has accredited thousands of installers across North America and around the world.

  • Design and Material Options
  • System Layout
  • Pipe Joining Techniques - for butt, socket, saddle and electro fusion
  • Trenching/Drilling Processes
  • Air and Debris Purging
  • Pressure Drop Calculations
  • Pump and Fluid Selection
  • Thermal Conductivity
  • Start-up, Performance Checking & Troubleshooting

Certification

Upon successful completion of the workshop and passing the IGSHPA installer's exam, participants will be issued IGSHPA accreditation as an installer of GSHP systems. This will include an installer's card and an IGSHPA certificate for three years.


Manual and Study Material

Manual Pricing
Res. & Light Com. Design & Install Manual (IGSHPA1) $160*
Soil & Rock Classification Field Manual (IGSHPA2) $55*
Grouting for Vertical GHP Systems (IGSHPA3) $55*
Slinky Insulation Guide (IGSHPA4) $65*
ANSI/CSA/IGSHPA C448 (C448) $150*
IGSHPA Design & Install Standards (IGSHPA5) Included with Course Registration
IGSHPA AI Study Guide (IGSHPA6) Included with Course Registration
IGSHPA AI Slide Book) (IGSHPA7) Included with Course Registration

*If you have these manuals, noted with an Asterisks, then you do not need to purchase them upon check out. PLEASE NOTE: if you do not possess these manuals, you will need to purchase them upon registering for this couse. They are needed to reference during the course


When and where is the course?

Location Date Time  
Virtual May 24-26, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm CST Register

Please contact us for scheduling opportunities: 1-800-267-2231 x241 or email training@hrai.ca
 



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