The program is designed for anyone who already has Three or more years experience in the field as an Oilheat technician and have had at least 100 hours of training that can be verified by the employer.
Criteria to Earn Silver Certification
- Minimum of 3 years work experience as an Oilheat technician, verified on company letterhead and signed by company owner or manager.
- Minimum of 100 hours of Oilheat education training
- Earn 78% or higher on the exam.
NORA Silver Certified Service Technicians must complete 24 hours of continuing education (CEUs) every five years to maintain accreditation. If for some reason these requirements are not met, the certification will become inactive until the CEUs are completed. Once the CEUs are completed, the certification will be reinstated for another five year period. Professional trainers and owners have developed a model curriculum for technicians to ensure technical proficiency.