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Basic Electricity Course #100

Tuition: $1800 Duration: 12 Weeks / Completion: 72 Hours

This complete, hands-on, residential electrical course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about electricity; or an electrical apprentice; or plant mechanic that wants to increase that knowledge. The course covers electrical products, basic… More Info

Plumbing I Prep Course #1000A

Tuition: $1900 Duration: 43 Weeks / Completion: 150 Hours

This course is designed to prepare Plumbing I apprentices to fulfill the requirements to take the Massachusetts State Journeyman Plumber's Examination. In order to apply the course hours towards a student's educational requirements as outlined in 248 C.M.R.,… More Info

Plumbing II Prep Course #1000B

Tuition: $1900 Duration: 43 Weeks / Completion: 150 Hours

This course is designed to prepare Plumbing II apprentices to fulfill the requirements to take the Massachusetts State Journeyman Plumber's Examination. In order to apply the course hours towards a student's educational requirements as outlined in 248 C.M.R., Section… More Info

Journeyman Electrician I Prep Course #101A

Tuition: $2500 Duration: 40 Weeks / Completion: 320 Hours

This course is designed to prepare a student to sit for his/her Journeyman Electrician Exam administered through the Massachusetts Electrician's Board: provided the student has met the hours in the field and the required hours of classroom training. The class work is based on National Electrical Code. More Info

Journeyman Electrician II Prep Course #101B

Tuition: $2500 Duration: 40 Weeks / Completion: 320 Hours

The course is designed for the student who has already completed the 300 hour Journeymen Electrician I. This 300 hour class will complete the required 600 hours. More Info

Electrical License Test Prep Course #101C

Tuition: $550 Duration: 8 Weeks / Completion: 40 Hours

This is an accelerated study review course designed to quickly prepare candidates for Journeyman and Masters state licensing exam. More Info

Master Electrician Prep Course #102

Tuition: $1400 Duration: 20 Weeks / Completion: 160 Hours

This intensive course is designed to prepare the Journeyman Electrician who is about to sit for the Master Electrician License exam; given by the Board of Electrician State Examiners. More Info

Systems Technician Class D License Prep Course #103

Tuition: $2500 Duration: 40 Weeks / Completion: 320 Hours

This course has been carefully designed to focus on various aspects of Access Control - Burglar and Fire Alarm Systems. More Info

Fire Alarm Systems Course #104

Tuition: $1600 Duration: 10 Weeks / Completion: 80 Hours

This course is designed for students to learn how to troubleshoot, install and maintain fire alarm systems. More Info

15 Hour Electrician License Renewal Course #105

Tuition: $150 Completion: 15 Hours

This course is approved for Journeyman and Master Electricians. More Info

6 Hour Electrical License Seminar Course #105

Tuition: $90 Completion: 6 Hours

This course is the 6 hour seminar that electricians need to complete their 21 hour mandatory license renewal requirement. More Info

Plumbing Tier I Prep Course #1100A

Tuition: $1470 Duration: 32 Weeks / Completion: 110 Hours

This course is designed to prepare Plumbing Tier I apprentices to fulfill the requirements to take the Massachusetts State Journeyman Plumber's Examination. In order to apply the course hours towards a student's educational requirements as outlined… More Info

Plumbing Tier II Prep Course #1100B

Tuition: $1470 Duration: 32 Weeks / Completion: 110 Hours

These courses are designed to begin to prepare Plumbing Tier II apprentices to fulfi ll the requirements to take the Massachusetts State Journeyman Plumber's Examination. In order to apply the course hours towards a student's educational requirements… More Info

Plumbing Tier III Prep Course #1100C

Tuition: $1400 Duration: 32 Weeks / Completion: 110 Hours

These courses are designed to begin to prepare Plumbing Tier III apprentices to fulfill the requirements to take the Massachusetts State Journeyman Plumber's Examination. In order to apply the course hours towards a student's educational requirements… More Info

Plumbing Tier IV Prep Course #1100D

Tuition: $1470 Duration: 32 Weeks / Completion: 110 Hours

These courses are designed to begin to prepare Plumbing Tier IV apprentices to fulfill the requirements to take the Massachusetts State Journeyman Plumber's Examination. In order to apply the course hours towards a student's educational… More Info

Plumbing Tier V Master Prep Course #1200

Tuition: $1260 Duration: 16 Weeks / Completion: 110 Hours

This course is designed to fulfill the educational requirements for both students who have passed Tier IV as well as Licensed Journeyman Plumbers who are seeking to sit for exams for Licensure as Plumbers in The Commonwealth of Massachusetts. More Info

Plumbing & Gas Fitting Exam Prep Course #1300

Tuition: $610 Duration: 10 Weeks / Completion: 30 Hours

This is an intense comprehensive "crash course" designed to help apprentices and journeymen prepare for the Massachusetts State Plumbing & Gas Fitting Examinations. More Info

Plumbing Continuing Education Course #1400

Tuition: $100 Completion: Plumbers: 6 Hours Per Year

This is a mandatory continuing education program. The Plumbers: Required to complete 12 clock hours (6 hours per year) of a state board approved course before a student can renew plumbing license. Note: Please bring current… More Info

Gas Fitters Continuing Education Course #1400

Tuition: $50 Completion: Gas Fitters: 3 Hours Per Year

This is a mandatory continuing education program. The Gas Fitter: Required to complete 6 clock hours (3 hours per year) of a state board approved course before a student can renew gas fitters license. Note:… More Info

Gas Fitters Tier 1 Prep Course #1500

Tuition: $1400 Duration: 32 Weeks / Completion: 110 Hours

This course is designed to begin to prepare apprentice gas fitters to fulfill the requirements for the Massachusetts State Journeyman Gas Fitters Exam. More Info

Facilities Technician Course #200

Tuition: $1850 Duration: 14 Weeks / Completion: 84 Hours

This facilities maintenance program has been designed by building managers and mechanics to provide a broad overview of modern building systems while giving the student an understanding of individual systems pertaining to building equipment. More Info

Gas Heat Course #300

Tuition: $1500 Duration: 15 Weeks / Completion: 60 Hours

This course is designed as a troubleshooting gas course that works from the shut-off to the appliance. More Info

Wastewater Treatment License Prep Course #3000

Tuition: $1000 Duration: 10 Weeks / Completion: 30 Hours

This course is designed to provide students with a broad overview of municipal and industrial wastwater. After completing this entry level/intermediate license prep course, students will be prepared to take the municipal or industrial wastewater… More Info

Wastewater License Renewal - Part I Correspondence Course #3001A

Tuition: $175 Completion: 10 Hours

The wastewater renewal correspondence course is based on practical applications that the participant may encounter during the course of his or her daily shift in a wastewater treatment facility. More Info

Wastewater License Renewal - Part I and II Correspondence Course #3001B

Tuition: $350 Completion: 20 Hours

The wastewater renewal correspondence course is based on practical applications that the participant may encounter during the course of his or her daily shift in a wastewater treatment facility. More Info

HVACR Commercial & Industrial Refrigeration Prep Course #400

Tuition: $4100 Duration: 15 Weeks / Completion: 120 Hours

This course is designed to teach students the fundamentals of commercial and industrial refrigeration within the framework of EPA rules and regulations. More Info

HVACR Electrical Code Prep Course #401

Tuition: $1250 Duration: 20 Weeks / Completion: 150 Hours

This course covers Massachusetts Electrical Code needed to prepare the student for the State Refrigeration exam. This class is all code and theory. More Info

HVACR Refrigeration Code Prep Course #402

Tuition: $500 Duration: 10 Weeks / Completion: 30 Hours

It is recommended to take this 30 hour class just before going for the HVACR license exam. It is the final class a student needs in order to sit for their HVACR License Exam. This class is not only required by the state but it is also a good review for the license exam. More Info

HVACR Controls and Energy Management Course #403

Tuition: $1940 Duration: 17 Weeks / Completion: 102 Hours

This course is designed to provide students with the skills and understanding of HVAC building controls as well as motors & controls of all other systems. More Info

3 Combo Program A Course #500

Tuition: $5,670 Duration: 15 Weeks / Completion: 300 Hours

This full-time, 20 hr. / week program Includes HVACR Commercial & Industrial Refrigeration Prep, Oil Heat Technicians License Prep, and Gas Heat. More Info

3 Combo Program B Course #501

Tuition: $5880 Duration: 15 Weeks / Completion: 330 Hours

This full-time, 22 hr. / week program covers HVACR Commercial & Industrial Refrigeration Prep, Oil Heat Technicians License Prep and Basic Electricity. More Info

2A/1C Hoisting License Prep Course #600

Tuition: $360 Duration: 1 Day / Completion: 6 Hours

The 2A Hoisting License allows candidates to operate front end loaders, backhoes and excavators. More Info

1B Hoisting License Prep Course #601

Tuition: $500 Duration: 1 Day / Completion: 9 Hours

The 1B Hoisting License allows candidates to operate telescoping booms with cables and cranes. More Info

2A/1C Hoisting Continuing Education Course #602

Tuition: $270 Completion: 6 hours

This course is designed for students to complete their mandatory continuing education to renew their 2A/1C hoisting license. More Info

2A Hoisting Continuing Education Course #602

Tuition: $180 Completion: 4 hours

This course is designed for students to complete their mandatory continuing education to renew their 2A hoisting license. More Info

1C Hoisting Continuing Education Course #602

Tuition: $180 Completion: 4 hours

This course is designed for students to complete their mandatory continuing education to renew their 1C hoisting license. More Info

Locksmith Course #700

Tuition: $1400 Duration: 11 Weeks / Completion: 66 Hours

After the completion of this course, the student will be able to perform all types of maintenance and repairs as well as new installations as a Locksmith Technician. Applicants must provide an acceptable background check… More Info

Second Firemen License Prep Course #80

Tuition: $1380 Duration: 12 Weeks / Completion: 72 Hours

This is the entry-level license preparatory course. More Info

Oil Heat Technicians License Prep Course #800

Tuition: $2170 Duration: 15 Weeks / Completion: 120 Hours

This course will provide the students with the information necessary to acquire The Massachusetts Oil Burner Technician Certificate. More Info

First Fireman + Third Engineer License Prep Course #81

Tuition: $1600 Duration: 15 Weeks / Completion: 90 Hours

First Class Firemen: After holding a Second Class Fireman's license for six months, students are eligible to take the First Class Firemen's course to prepare them for the state license exam. After students pass the exam,… More Info

First Engineer + Second Engineer License Prep Course #82

Tuition: $1750 Duration: 10 Weeks / Completion: 20 Modules

Second Engineer License Prep: A graduate of this course will understand the principles of combustion and economic firing. The calculations relating to safety valves and strength of stream boilers will be thoroughly understood, with their practical… More Info

30-Hour Continuing Education Course For Firemen and Engineers Course #83A

Tuition: $550 Completion: 30 Hours

The Peterson School offers 30 hour Continuing Education classes for all licensed Engineers and Firemen. More Info

6-Hour Special License Firemen / Engineers Continuing Education Course #83B

Tuition: $150 Completion: 6 Hours

This course is offered to those students who hold a Special License and only require 6 hours of continuing education. More Info

Firemen/Engineers Continuing Education Correspondence Course Course #84

Tuition: $600 Completion: 30 Hours

THIS IS A CORRESPONDENCE COURSE. The Peterson School offers 30 hour Continuing Education classes for all licensed Engineers and Firemen. More Info

Construction Supervisor License Prep Course #90

Tuition: $550 Completion: 24 Hours

This course is designed for candidates to obtain an Unrestricted Construction Supervisors License. More Info

OSHA - 10 Hour Construction Safety Course Course #900

Tuition: $300 Completion: 10 Hours

This 10 Hour compulsory safety course provides basic instruction on a variety of general construction safety and health standards to construction workers, foremen, safety personnel, supervisors and anyone that is involved in the construction industry. More Info

Construction Supervisor Continuing Education (12 hr) Course #91

Tuition: $200 Duration: 2 Days / Completion: 12 Hours

This course is designed for students to complete their mandatory continuing education. More Info

Construction Supervisor Continuing Education (10 hr) Course #91

Tuition: $160 Duration: 2 Days / Completion: 10 Hours

This course is designed for students to complete their mandatory continuing education. More Info

Construction Supervisor Continuing Education (6 hr) Course #91

Tuition: $95 Duration: 1 day / Completion: 6 hours

This course is designed for students to complete their mandatory continuing education. More Info