z5May 2019 AI Training

International Ground Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA)

Accredited Installer Classroom Training for Certification


Farmingale, May 14-16

Who should attend?

The three day comprehensive Installation Workshops are designed for GSHP installers, contractors, dealers, home builders, manufacturers, distributors, architects, heating cooling mechanical engineers, trench/water well drilling contractors, and anyone who desires a working knowledge of this innovative technology. Representatives from public utilities, and rural electric cooperatives can also benefit from training. Information gathered from the workshops can help utility representatives serve as a source of information regarding money-saving concepts.


Upon successful completion of the workshop and passing the IGSHPA installer's exam, you will be issued ISGHPA accreditation as an installer of GSHP systems. You will receive an installer's card and a certificate for 3 years. Also you will receive a 1 year membership with IGSHPA after you have completed all the requirements of the Installation Workshop.


  • Design and Material Options
  • System Layout
  • Pipe Joining Techniques - Hands-on for butt, socket, saddle and electro fusion
  • Trenching/Drilling Processes
  • Air and Debris Purging
  • Pressure Drop Calculations
  • Pump and Fluid Selection
  • Thermal Conductivity
  • Start-up, Performance Checking & Troubleshooting 

Upcoming Workshop

May 14, 2019 to May 16, 2019


Mohamad Zoghi, PhD (Farmingdale State College) and Zachary Fink (ZBF Geothermal)


$595.00 (This workshop is sponsored by PSEG-LI, typical cost is $1,250)

This workshop offers 24 Professional Development Hours (PDHs) for Professional Engineers and Architects or equivalent Professional Development Elective (PDE) hours may be obtained for Code Professional Officials

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