Instructor: Eric Smith

Cost: Free


This CETP training manual focuses primarily on the procedure of placing a vapor distribution system into operation. The courseĀ  addresses the different system tests required for vapor distribution systems and appliances; validating the container, piping, and regulator; how and when to make the final connections; how to purge the system of air, appliance controls
and safety devices; and how to adjust the burner.

  • Module 1: Introduction
  • Module 2: Vapor distribution system tests
  • Module 3: Validating vapor distribution systems
  • Module 4: Identifying venting requirements and characteristics
  • Module 5: Validating combustion air
  • Module 6: Leak Check Procedures
  • Module 7: Purging air from a piping system
  • Module 8: Placing appliances into operation
  • Module 9: Appliance controls and safety devices
  • Module 10: Spillage test
  • Module 11: Identifying burning characteristics of propane
  • Module 12: Safety Information
  • NFPA 54, 2021 edition
  • NFPA 58, 2020 edition

Requirements for Certification include the following:

  • Prerequisite: 1.0 Certification Completed within 12 months of passing the exam
  • 4.2 Passing score on exam
  • 4.2 Completed Skills Assessment returned to testing center within 12 months of passing the exam