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This pie chart shows the four types of content in Todd's three-day IGSHPA Installers and Drillers Training Courses *PLUS:

The PLUS* course content in Todd's IGSHPA Installers and Drillers Training Courses *PLUS consists of:

  1. Job site examples Todd has added into the IGSHPA Lessons that show how the principles and procedures are implemented on real job sites.
  2. *Bonus Lessons that go far beyond the IGSHPA Course curriculum.  There are Bonus Lessons on the following topics:
    1. How and where to do your first geo job

    2. How to use PDC and ballistic-button bits to increase your loop-hole drilling rate

    3. How to install loops into problem boreholes

    4. Why you should go after retrofit geo jobs

    5. The role of open-loop systems in the geo marketplace

    6. A retrofit case-history example including how to optimize the hot-water benefits from a desuperheater

    7. Innovative marketing methods for geothermal systems

    8. The benefits and detriments of flowable fill

    9. Field thermal conductivity testing as a way to grow your geo business

    10. Making drilling water crystal clear:  It's easier than you think!

    11. How to protect public water-supply wells and construct a large loop field nearby

    12. An innovative design for retrofitting geothermal systems to a school

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Last modified: 07/26/11