200 Hour Oil Burner Technician

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Government license, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician. 470201


This course will prepare students with the education and skills necessary to acquire a State of Maine Journeyman 1&2 Oils – Up to 15 GPH license. The classroom curriculum includes lecture and open discussion about combustion theory, oil tank installation, oil burner component identification, basic electricity, oil burner controls and testing, service procedures and customer service. The shop component will allow students to receive hands on experience on live fire units. The lab curriculum will include basic tool use and safety, electrical safety, mechanical troubleshooting, annual tune ups, electrical testing and troubleshooting of oil burner controls and devices. Students can anticipate 110 +/- hours of lecture/discussion and 90 +/- hours of lab activities


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



Kennebec Valley Community College

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

Kennebec Valley Community College

Local WIB

3 - Central Western Local Area 3

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

None Credit

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - State of Maine Fuel Board

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Registration Fee


Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$500.00 Tool List

Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

49-9021.00Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
$22.07 per hour
Required Certification: State of Maine Journeyman 1&2 Oils-Up to 15GPH

Provider Status



92 Western Avenue, Fairfield, Maine 04937

Phone Number

(207) 453-5818

Last Updated

Feb 16, 2021


Apr 27, 2017


May 10, 2018