CFC/EPA 608 Certification & Testing Online Course
* Registration open until 6/22/22 at 5:00 PM (EDT)
Cost: $180 Members / $200 Non-Members
Student materials are available in Spanish.
The EPA Clean Air Act section 608 specifies that technicians must be certified in order to purchase or work with refrigerants used in most comfort-cooling and low-temperature applications. This is a completely online training and testing session. The exam is a 2-hour closed-book test that must be observed by a registered test proctor.
Upon registration, you receive study materials and link to practice exam.
8am – 11am Session One is the 3-hour review. IMPORTANT you will not pass the exam just by attending the review session. Read and study the material and take the practice test ahead of time.
12pm – 2:30pm Session Two is the closed-book exam. Each test candidate must have a computer that has a functioning web-camera and microphone. They will need a private space with no disturbances for the 2-hour exam. The proctor will need to see the space through your camera and also a photo ID before you begin. Immediately upon completion of your exam the results will be provided to you. Your certification card is mailed the following business day.
Topics covered in your material:
- Prohibition on venting
- Mandatory technical certification
- Safe disposal requirements
- Refrigeration maintenance practices
- Service practice requirements
- Refrigerant sales restrictions
- Recordkeeping requirements
- High pressure/low pressure systems
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Meet Your Instructor:
David Cameron, CM, RSES, is the owner of HVACR Training, LLC. Mr. Cameron has provided on-site hands-on training courses/seminars in the Southeast region since 2014. During his years as an Independent Skills Instructor and Field Technical Representative, he trained hundreds of HVAC personnel on subjects ranging from equipment installation and diagnostics to comfort system design.
David is certified by (NATE) North American Technician Excellence in eight specialties, including Senior HVAC Efficiency Analyst. He is a 25-year Certificate Member of the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society and a proctor for the CFC certification exam. David holds certifications in electrical and Advanced Level Technician credentials from the North Carolina Heat Pump Skills Center. He is a Licensed Mechanical Contractor in the State of North Carolina for over 30 years.