Featured Training

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skills Lab

Feb 12, 2018 - Feb 14, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skill Assessment Lab

Note: This class is a prerequisite for all other CETP courses.


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• How propane is produced and transported

• Organizations that influence, publish or enforce codes and standards

• How basic functions are performed in a bulk plant, primary safety concerns

• Verify propane specifications, odorization, MSDS information and the “sniff test”

• Determine emergency equipment and the procedures

• Recognize procedures for customer gas leak, “out-of-gas”, interruption of gas service, and carbon monoxide calls


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: February 2


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skills Lab

Feb 14, 2018 - Feb 16, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• DOT driver qualifications, CTMV pre-trip and post-trip, required monthly and walk-around inspections, verifying placarding, marking and presence of odorant

• Identifying bobtail equipment and operative procedures

• Handling out-of-gas calls & piping leak checks, examining propane container installations, evacuating ASME tanks

• Loading and unloading a bobtail using a plant pump, compressor or CMTV pump


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: February 2


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: 4.1 Designing & Installing Exterior Vapor Distribution System + Skill Lab

Feb 19, 2018 - Feb 22, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: 4.1 Designing & Installing Exterior Vapor Distribution System + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• Determining system BTU load

• Container vaporization capacity calculations

• Installing the propane container

• Tank-to-tank liquid transfer

• Emergency procedures for uncontrolled releases

• Installing corrosion protection

• Customer safety education

This program will instruct the learner to leave the regulator or vapor meter with a plug in it. Does not cover any interior gas piping connection. Does not cover sizing or installing piping or appliances downstream of the regulator. This is the tank Setter Course Part 1 of 2.


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: February 9


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

Refresher: Installing Vapor Distribution Systems

Feb 23, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

Refresher: Installing Vapor Distribution Systems

Prerequisite: Employees who have completed CETP: Installing Vapor Distribution Systems

Note: Refresher training is required every three years


Through classroom instruction, employees will learn:

• Review leak testing, pressure testing, lockup, and flow test on vapor distribution systems

• Updates on piping materials, regulators, documentation and current codes

• Review of installing aboveground and underground tanks


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: February 16


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Plant Operations + Skills Lab

Feb 26, 2018 - Mar 1, 2018
Hastings, NE

CETP: Plant Operations + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• Maintaining ASME tanks: purging/evacuating, flaring operations, replacing valves/fittings, installing corrosion protection

• Maintaining DOT cylinders: examining, evacuating, purging cylinders, replacing valves/fittings, requalification, operating dispensing equipment, filling and transporting DOT cylinders, filling vehicle mounted ASME tanks

• Maintaining bulk plant equipment: replacing valves; examining, maintaining and inspecting hoses, emergency shut-down equipment, pumps, compressors, piping systems, scales, meters, strainers and bypass systems; plant security measures


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: February 16


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

Refresher: Plant Operations

Mar 2, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

Refresher: Plant Operations

Prerequisite: CETP: Plant Operations

Note: Refresher training is required every three years


Through classroom instruction, employees will learn:

• Review ASME container inspection, maintenance and valve replacement

• Review DOT cylinder re-qualification procedures

• Review dispenser & bulk plant inspection and maintenance


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: February 16


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skills Lab

Mar 19, 2018 - Mar 21, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skill Assessment Lab

Note: This class is a prerequisite for all other CETP courses.


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• How propane is produced and transported

• Organizations that influence, publish or enforce codes and standards

• How basic functions are performed in a bulk plant, primary safety concerns

• Verify propane specifications, odorization, MSDS information and the “sniff test”

• Determine emergency equipment and the procedures

• Recognize procedures for customer gas leak, “out-of-gas”, interruption of gas service, and carbon monoxide calls


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: March 9


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skills Lab

Mar 21, 2018 - Mar 23, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• DOT driver qualifications, CTMV pre-trip and post-trip, required monthly and walk-around inspections, verifying placarding, marking and presence of odorant

• Identifying bobtail equipment and operative procedures

• Handling out-of-gas calls & piping leak checks, examining propane container installations, evacuating ASME tanks

• Loading and unloading a bobtail using a plant pump, compressor or CMTV pump


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: March 10


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

Refresher: Bobtail Delivery Operations

Apr 2, 2018
Hampton Inn - Scottsbluff

Refresher: Bobtail Delivery Operations

Prerequisite: Delivery Drivers who have completed CETP: Bobtail Delivery, Transport Delivery Driver or Cylinder Delivery

Note: Refresher training is required every three years


Through classroom instruction, employees will learn:

• Identifying requirements and safety factors involving handling, transporting, and shipping hazardous materials

• Identifying safety practices for operating a propane commercial motor vehicle

• Identifying propane driver responsibilities for hazardous material transportation security


Location:
Hampton Inn
301 West Highway 26


Registration Deadline: March 23


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

Refresher: Installing Vapor Distribution Systems

Apr 3, 2018
Hampton Inn, Scottsbluff

Refresher: Installing Vapor Distribution Systems

Prerequisite: Employees who have completed CETP: Installing Vapor Distribution Systems

Note: Refresher training is required every three years


Through classroom instruction, employees will learn:

• Review leak testing, pressure testing, lockup, and flow test on vapor distribution systems

• Updates on piping materials, regulators, documentation and current codes

• Review of installing aboveground and underground tanks


Location:
Hampton Inn
301 West Highway 26


Registration Deadline: March 23


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

Refresher: Bobtail Delivery Operations

Apr 5, 2018
Southeast Community College - Lincoln

Refresher: Bobtail Delivery Operations

Prerequisite: Delivery Drivers who have completed CETP: Bobtail Delivery, Transport Delivery Driver or Cylinder Delivery

Note: Refresher training is required every three years


Through classroom instruction, employees will learn:

• Identifying requirements and safety factors involving handling, transporting, and shipping hazardous materials

• Identifying safety practices for operating a propane commercial motor vehicle

• Identifying propane driver responsibilities for hazardous material transportation security


Location:
Southeast Community College
301 South 68th St


Registration Deadline: March 23


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

Refresher: Bobtail Delivery Operations

Apr 26, 2018
Northeast Community College - Norfolk

Refresher: Bobtail Delivery Operations

Prerequisite: Delivery Drivers who have completed CETP: Bobtail Delivery, Transport Delivery Driver or Cylinder Delivery

Note: Refresher training is required every three years


Through classroom instruction, employees will learn:

• Identifying requirements and safety factors involving handling, transporting, and shipping hazardous materials

• Identifying safety practices for operating a propane commercial motor vehicle

• Identifying propane driver responsibilities for hazardous material transportation security


Location:
Northeast Community College
Learning Center
601 E Benjamin


Registration Deadline: April 13


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skills Lab

Apr 30, 2018 - May 2, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skill Assessment Lab

Note: This class is a prerequisite for all other CETP courses.


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• How propane is produced and transported

• Organizations that influence, publish or enforce codes and standards

• How basic functions are performed in a bulk plant, primary safety concerns

• Verify propane specifications, odorization, MSDS information and the “sniff test”

• Determine emergency equipment and the procedures

• Recognize procedures for customer gas leak, “out-of-gas”, interruption of gas service, and carbon monoxide calls


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: April 20


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skills Lab

May 2, 2018 - May 4, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• DOT driver qualifications, CTMV pre-trip and post-trip, required monthly and walk-around inspections, verifying placarding, marking and presence of odorant

• Identifying bobtail equipment and operative procedures

• Handling out-of-gas calls & piping leak checks, examining propane container installations, evacuating ASME tanks

• Loading and unloading a bobtail using a plant pump, compressor or CMTV pump


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: April 20


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: 4.2 Placing Vapor Systems & Appliances into Operation + Skills Lab

May 7, 2018 - May 10, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: 4.2 Placing Vapor Systems & Appliances into Operation + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• Vapor distribution system tests - Leak Checks - Flow & Lockup Tests 

• Validating vapor distribution systems BTU capacity 

• Purging air from a piping system 

• Placing appliances into operation


This course addresses the different system tests and checks required when installing new systems or restoring service to an existing system. This is the tank Setter Course Part 2 of 2.


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: April 27


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: 4.3 Installing Appliances & Interior Systems + Skills Lab

May 14, 2018 - May 17, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: 4.3 Installing Appliances & Interior Systems + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• Design and installation considerations for gas appliances

• Design and installation of natural, direct and mechanical draft venting

• Design of interior vapor distribution systems

• System pressure and load and other piping considerations

• Installing and converting gas appliances


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: May 4


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: 4.2 Placing Vapor Systems & Appliances into Operation + Skills Lab

Jun 11, 2018 - Jun 14, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: 4.2 Placing Vapor Systems & Appliances into Operation + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• Vapor distribution system tests - Leak Checks - Flow & Lockup Tests 

• Validating vapor distribution systems BTU capacity 

• Purging air from a piping system 

• Placing appliances into operation


This course addresses the different system tests and checks required when installing new systems or restoring service to an existing system. This is the tank Setter Course Part 2 of 2.


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: June 2


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

Refresher: Bobtail Delivery Operations

Jun 18, 2018
TBA - Thedford

Refresher: Bobtail Delivery Operations

Prerequisite: Delivery Drivers who have completed CETP: Bobtail Delivery, Transport Delivery Driver or Cylinder Delivery

Note: Refresher training is required every three years


Through classroom instruction, employees will learn:

• Identifying requirements and safety factors involving handling, transporting, and shipping hazardous materials

• Identifying safety practices for operating a propane commercial motor vehicle

• Identifying propane driver responsibilities for hazardous material transportation security


Location:
TBA - Thedford


Registration Deadline: June 9


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

Refresher: Bobtail Delivery Operations

Jun 19, 2018
TBA - Valentine

Refresher: Bobtail Delivery Operations

Prerequisite: Delivery Drivers who have completed CETP: Bobtail Delivery, Transport Delivery Driver or Cylinder Delivery

Note: Refresher training is required every three years


Through classroom instruction, employees will learn:

• Identifying requirements and safety factors involving handling, transporting, and shipping hazardous materials

• Identifying safety practices for operating a propane commercial motor vehicle

• Identifying propane driver responsibilities for hazardous material transportation security


Location:
TBA - Valentine


Registration Deadline: June 9


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skills Lab

Jul 9, 2018 - Jul 11, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skill Assessment Lab

Note: This class is a prerequisite for all other CETP courses.


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• How propane is produced and transported

• Organizations that influence, publish or enforce codes and standards

• How basic functions are performed in a bulk plant, primary safety concerns

• Verify propane specifications, odorization, MSDS information and the “sniff test”

• Determine emergency equipment and the procedures

• Recognize procedures for customer gas leak, “out-of-gas”, interruption of gas service, and carbon monoxide calls


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: June 30


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skills Lab

Jul 11, 2018 - Jul 13, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• DOT driver qualifications, CTMV pre-trip and post-trip, required monthly and walk-around inspections, verifying placarding, marking and presence of odorant

• Identifying bobtail equipment and operative procedures

• Handling out-of-gas calls & piping leak checks, examining propane container installations, evacuating ASME tanks

• Loading and unloading a bobtail using a plant pump, compressor or CMTV pump


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: June 30


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: 4.4 Basic Electricity for Propane Appliances + Skills Lab

Jul 16, 2018 - Jul 19, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: 4.4 Basic Electricity for Propane Appliances + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• Follow safety procedures

• Interpret electrical control circuit diagrams

• Use a digital multimeter

• Measure voltage, resistance and current at any point in an electrical circuit

• Identify common sensing devices and controls

• Troubleshoot appliances using circuit diagrams and multimeters


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: July 6


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

Refresher: Plant Operations

Sep 19, 2018
Southeast Community College - Lincoln

Refresher: Plant Operations

Prerequisite: CETP: Plant Operations

Note: Refresher training is required every three years


Through classroom instruction, employees will learn:

• Review ASME container inspection, maintenance and valve replacement

• Review DOT cylinder re-qualification procedures

• Review dispenser & bulk plant inspection and maintenance


Location:
Southeast Community College
301 South 68th St


Registration Deadline: September 7


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skills Lab

Oct 22, 2018 - Oct 24, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skill Assessment Lab

Note: This class is a prerequisite for all other CETP courses.


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• How propane is produced and transported

• Organizations that influence, publish or enforce codes and standards

• How basic functions are performed in a bulk plant, primary safety concerns

• Verify propane specifications, odorization, MSDS information and the “sniff test”

• Determine emergency equipment and the procedures

• Recognize procedures for customer gas leak, “out-of-gas”, interruption of gas service, and carbon monoxide calls


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: October 12


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skills Lab

Oct 24, 2018 - Oct 26, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• DOT driver qualifications, CTMV pre-trip and post-trip, required monthly and walk-around inspections, verifying placarding, marking and presence of odorant

• Identifying bobtail equipment and operative procedures

• Handling out-of-gas calls & piping leak checks, examining propane container installations, evacuating ASME tanks

• Loading and unloading a bobtail using a plant pump, compressor or CMTV pump


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: October 12


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: 4.1 Designing & Installing Exterior Vapor Distribution System + Skills Lab

Nov 26, 2018 - Nov 29, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: 4.1 Designing & Installing Exterior Vapor Distribution System + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• Determining system BTU load

• Container vaporization capacity calculations

• Installing the propane container

• Tank-to-tank liquid transfer

• Emergency procedures for uncontrolled releases

• Installing corrosion protection

• Customer safety education

This program will instruct the learner to leave the regulator or vapor meter with a plug in it. Does not cover any interior gas piping connection. Does not cover sizing or installing piping or appliances downstream of the regulator. This is the tank Setter Course Part 1 of 2.


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: November 16


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skills Lab

Dec 3, 2018 - Dec 5, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Basic Principles & Practices + Skill Assessment Lab

Note: This class is a prerequisite for all other CETP courses.


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• How propane is produced and transported

• Organizations that influence, publish or enforce codes and standards

• How basic functions are performed in a bulk plant, primary safety concerns

• Verify propane specifications, odorization, MSDS information and the “sniff test”

• Determine emergency equipment and the procedures

• Recognize procedures for customer gas leak, “out-of-gas”, interruption of gas service, and carbon monoxide calls


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: November 23


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.  

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skills Lab

Dec 5, 2018 - Dec 7, 2018
Central Community College - Hastings

CETP: Bobtail Delivery + Skill Assessment Lab

Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices


Through both classroom and performing hands-on activities, employees will learn:

• DOT driver qualifications, CTMV pre-trip and post-trip, required monthly and walk-around inspections, verifying placarding, marking and presence of odorant

• Identifying bobtail equipment and operative procedures

• Handling out-of-gas calls & piping leak checks, examining propane container installations, evacuating ASME tanks

• Loading and unloading a bobtail using a plant pump, compressor or CMTV pump


Location:
Central Community College
Webster Building
Propane Lab Room 119
East Hwy 6


Registration Deadline: November 23


 

For more information please email Lynne Schuller or call at 402-475-3996.