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Compressed Natural Gas Installation Technician

Overview

This training course focuses on developing the individual to work as an entry level auto mechanic in the installation of the relevant equipment that will convert an automobile to dual fuel use. The Objective is to have the technician fully trained to install the CNG conversion at 100% accuracy for each installation.

Course Content: What's in it for Me?

The course comprises seven (7) modules, namely:

  • Module 1: Overview of CNG Conversion Course
  • Module 2: CNG Safety : Classroom and Industry
  • Module 3: CNG Business
  • Module 4: Theory and Practice of CNG Conversion
  • Module 5: Components of CNG Engine Conversions - Gas Engines
  • Module 6:Components of CNG Engine Conversions - Diesel Engines
  • Module 7:Installation of CNG Conversion Systems

Course Duration: How long is it going to take?

The duration of this programme is three (3) months with classes 3 or 4 days per week for four (4) hours per session.

Classes will be theory in classroom and laboratory work in the Engine Laboratory. A significant majority of the time will be spent in the laboratory.

Class schedules will vary depending on the agreed designation of the class as part-time or full-time. Part-time classes will be scheduled on four evenings per week from 5:30pm to 8:30pm and full time classes will be held four days a week from 8am to 12 noon.

Exams: Will I be Tested?

All students will be assessed via written examinations, oral questioning, practical assessments. Successful completion of the programme depends on the students demonstrating both the theoretical and practical competencies required in each module.

Awards: How can I Update my Portfolio?

A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to all participants.

Schedule: When Can I Start?

To be announced.

Age Restrictions and Legal Considerations: Do I Conform?

The expected minimum age limit attached to candidates undertaking this qualification in 16 years unless there is a higher age requirement by national law.

Prerequisites: How do I Apply?

Candidates for this programme must have the following pre-requisites:

  • A certificate in automobile mechanics with at least three (3) years experience in engine tuning , maintenance, overhaul and repairs or
  • A minimum of three (3) years as a practicing automobile mechanic with demomstrated capability in engine tuning, maintenance, overhaul and repairs.

Download and complete the application form here or visit our offices at 64-70 and 72-78 Lady Hailes Avenue, San Fernando to collect an application form and return with copies of all academic and prior training certificates.

 

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KSPT was registered with the Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago (ACTT) on 23 July 2009 as a post secondary institution and is now legally authorised to offer a wide range of programs to the industry and public.

On 20 April 2010 KSPT was awarded Center Approval Status with City & Guilds International and was further approved to deliver the Process Technology and International Vocational Qualification in Oil and Gas programmes.

Customised Training

The Kenson School of Production Technology Limited has positioned itself as a provider of customized training for clients in the industry. We have the capability to develop training modules that build technical competencies relevant to the unique operational requirements of different plants. This unique capability is built on a platform of many years of operational and maintenance experience in the offshore oil and gas industry and also harnesses up-to-date data from an integrated services perspective.

What our Students say...

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