Energy Technology — Boiler License Review Basic

Program Information

Degree Type: 
Certificate of Achievement

Designed for students seeking to enter the boiler operation, power plant operation or facilities operation and maintenance fields. In this program students operate boilers, engines, turbines and heating and cooling equipment in the “hands-on” labs in the Energy Technology Department.
Upon completing this certificate program, students may present their credentials to local license agencies to assist in meeting the requirements to take a HP Boiler, LP Boiler or NIULPE 4th Class license exam.

Courses in the certificate may also be applied to the Energy Technology — Power/Building Engineer Advanced Certificate. All courses in the certificate program may be applied to an Associate in Applied Science degree in Energy Technology — Power/Building Engineer.

Minimum Number Of Credits To Graduate: 
17.0 (Including Options/Electives)

Requirements are Subject to Change

The information represented here is for the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the Program Evaluation section of WebAdvisor.

Other Information

Year Established: 
Program Code: 
Energy Technology


Industrial Technology Division • (313) 845-9656 • • Technology Bldg • Room: E-172
Gregory Laskowsky • (313) 317-1550 • • Technology Bldg • Room: E-115D
Career Opportunities: 

Successful passing of one of these exams will offer the opportunity to seek employment as a power engineer, building engineer of facilities engineer. Graduates of this program also find employment in:

  • Boiler
  • HVAC, refrigeration
  • Air conditioning areas such as sales, service, installation, maintenance, and repair of buildings and their related mechanical and electrical systems.