Evening CNG Certification Class Available at OCCC, Feb. 24 – March 1

    (Published: 02-03-14)


Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) will offer the Oklahoma State Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Certification course designed for automotive technicians experienced in electrical and engine performance systems Feb. 24 to March 1.

The class will be held Monday through Friday from 6 to 9:30 p.m., and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Cost to attend is $600. The class will be located in the new OCCC Professional Development Institute (PDI) facility, room PDI132, located at 7124 S. I-35 Service Rd. Oklahoma City, OK 73149.

The six-night hands-on training will cover NFPA 52 regulations, including fuel safety, system operation and diagnosis, and fuel line bending. Students will have the opportunity to take the State Certification Test administered by the Oklahoma Department of Central Services once they have completed the class.

Students will receive training in an instructor-based course with hands-on application in the areas of safety, fuel characteristics, system descriptions and operation, fuel line bending, system diagnosis, system inspection and regulations.

Students must register directly with the DCAM: Alternative Fuels Program to be considered for State Certification.

Seating is limited. For more information on upcoming daytime or evening courses, or to register for the CNG course at through the OCCC PDI team, please contact John Claybon at (405) 682-7855, or at jclaybon@occc.edu.

To register for the State Certification, visit www.ok.gov/DCS/Fleet_Management/Alternative_Fuels_Program/index.html.