STCC offers Massachusetts Oil Burner Code Update Course
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Springfield Technical Community College Workforce Development Center will offer the Massachusetts Oil Burner Code Update Class on April 23 and 24.
The class will provide an overview of the recently revised Massachusetts Oil Code. Emphasis will be placed on National Fire Protection Association codes NFPA 31 and NFPA 211 with the new Massachusetts exemptions and additions.
The course will cover the new Massachusetts Oil Burner Code (527CMR1) and the commonwealth’s additions and deletions of NFPA1 concerning installation and permitting of oil burner equipment.
The course will be for current Massachusetts fire and boiler inspectors, experienced Massachusetts licensed oil burner technicians unfamiliar with the new code, and for those technicians who will be taking the Massachusetts oil burner technician exam.
Required course materials are the books “NFPA 31” and “NFPA 211,” which may be purchased online at NFPA.org, Amazon or other book dealers.
The course will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, April 23 and 24, between 5:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
The instructor is Patrick Monahan, service manager for Clark HVAC, of Agawam. Monahan currently holds oil technician licenses in Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire and Vermont. Monahan, a STCC graduate, has been in the fuels industry over 40 years.
To enroll online, visit www.stcc.edu/wdc. To enroll in person or to learn more, visit the Workforce Development Center at STCC, Building 27, 1st Floor, or call (413) 755-4225.
About Springfield Technical Community College
Founded in 1967 and located on 35 acres of the Springfield Armory National Historic Site, STCC is a major resource for the economic vitality of Western Massachusetts. As the only technical community college in Massachusetts, STCC, a designated Hispanic Serving Institution and an Achieving the Dream Leader College, offers a variety of career programs unequalled in the state. STCC’s highly regarded transfer programs in business, engineering, liberal arts, science and technology continue to provide the most economical options for students pursuing a four-year degree. With an annual enrollment of more than 5,000 day, evening, weekend and online students, STCC is a vibrant campus rich in diversity.
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