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Online Plumbing Water Heaters Course

 Water heaters are an essential part of almost any plumbing system and a common reason for calls to plumbing businesses. Alpha Tradesmen Academy’s online Water Heaters badge will provide students with much-needed knowledge and training on the installation, service, and science of water heaters. Robert Keith has over 30 years of experience in the plumbing trade and will serve as the lead instructor for the Water Heaters course. The information divulged in this video will cover a wide range of topics and comes from Robert’s own professional experience and research. 

Our Online Water Heaters Lesson Plan

Our first lesson covers some general information that applies to all types of water heater units. Robert will discuss water heater accessories such as expansion tanks, T&P relief valves, drip pans, and more. Another video will explain the proper temperature to set water heaters while preventing both burns and bacteria growth. As Robert discusses the topics, visual aids such as graphics, charts, and real-life examples will help further students’ understanding of the subject matter.

In the next lesson, the focus will be on electric tank water heaters. Robert will be explaining the different types of electric tank units, as well as their proper installation, troubleshooting, and maintenance. Students will be shown the codes for electric tank water heaters so they can ensure units are installed safely. Robert will also be demonstrating the wiring layout for both 240V and 120V units. Other electric tank water heater topics will include repairing and replacing thermostats, fixing leaking relief valves, flushing tanks, and more. There will also be lessons on new installs that include real-life examples from the field. 

 The next lesson will concentrate on gas-powered tank water heaters. Robert will provide discussion and advice on propane and natural gas units alike. Just as with the electric tank lesson, this lesson will show students the proper way to install, diagnose problems, and service gas-powered water heaters. Students will learn the differences between atmospheric and power vent type units and how to service each. The examples in the video lessons will use real working water heaters and gas lines, similar to what will be seen on calls. Robert will also be providing health and safety lessons to keep in mind when working with gas.

Students will also be trained on the latest technology with both gas and electric tankless water heaters. Robert will display the inner workings of these units and explain how to diagnose problems, make repairs, and install tankless water heaters.

Online Plumbing Training for Everyone

Students of all experience levels can benefit from the Water Heaters badge, which covers a breadth of basic and more advanced training. Each lesson ends with a short quiz that must be passed with a perfect score before advancing to the next lesson. After the final lesson, students will be prompted to take a quiz based on all the training from the Water Heaters badge. Like the lesson quizzes, the exam will need to be passed with a score of 100% to complete the course.

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Team Training

The Team Training feature is a professional platform for business owners or team leaders who want to purchase courses in bulk for their team. The Team training platform offers many features and controls for team leaders. Below is an abbreviated listed of the benefits.

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15 Users
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25 Users
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15 Users
$ 1,356
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  • Track Team Members Progress
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ENTERPRISE

25 Users
$ 1,260
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Annually
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  • Track Team Members Progress
  • Get Added To The ATA Job Directory
  • Assign Multiple Team Managers
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Why Choose us?

What Sets ATA Apart from Other Trade Schools

Here at Alpha Tradesmen Academy, we know there are a vast amount of options for trade schools, both traditional and online. What sets Alpha Tradesmen Academy apart? No other program offers what we offer at such a high value for both individuals and employers. Among the many benefits our program are:

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FAQ

Alpha Tradesmen Academy’s online plumbing courses include a Certified Service Technician course that covers all the basics that novice students need to know. The video lessons will introduce students to the correct terminology, theory, equipment, and methods for a wide variety of areas in the plumbing trade. As students progress to more specific courses in the program, they will gain a richer understanding of the overall trade.

Even the most seasoned plumbing technicians can utilize our online lessons to gain up-to-date knowledge on the latest methods, fixtures, tools, equipment, and more. Our videos also cover updated codes and regulations regarding safety and environmental concerns. More experienced students can also use our lessons to refresh their knowledge of the fundamentals of plumbing and other areas where they may be unfamiliar.

Inexperienced Alpha Tradesmen Academy plumbing students are encouraged to find an apprenticeship position at a plumbing company in their area. As an apprentice, students will gain experience while performing real jobs in the field. The hands-on experience will give students a better understanding of plumbing, as well as help the students meet the hours required to gain a plumbing license in most areas.

The plumbing program from Alpha Tradesmen Academy offers the knowledge students need on virtually all aspects of the plumbing trade. Students will be able to use the information they receive in our course when completing jobs as an apprentice, as well as when taking any necessary tests to get their licenses. Our program also allows students to more easily complete their required hours by granting them 24/7 access to lessons, quizzes, and tests online. Additionally, many products today require special certification from the manufacturer to be properly installed. Alpha Tradesmen Academy will show students how to get these certifications from either traditional or online courses outside of our program.

Many plumbing courses are directly or indirectly sponsored by competitive plumbing businesses, who use the courses as a means to recruit technicians from other companies. Likewise, other programs teach plumbing students how to leave their employers and start their own companies. Alpha Tradesmen Academy helps avoid these situations by creating an environment free of predatory practices and by training students to work as apprentices and technicians, not business owners.

At the end of the day, company owners are left with three options: leave technicians untrained and inexperienced, send technicians to costly, inconvenient traditional trade schools, or utilize Alpha Tradesmen Academy’s ground-breaking online program. With our 30-day guarantee and limited time offer of two free bonus badges, employers have nothing to lose and plenty of benefits to gain!

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