Barr Institute offering classes

September 09, 2010

The Barr Institute at ABC on North Locust Street in Hagerstown will offer the following classes:

"HVAC" and "Carpentry" training programs

Hands-on training in fully equipped shops. Professional, certified instructors.

Day and evening programs begin Sept. 20. Career placement assistance available.

"Geothermal Heat Pump Installation"

Instructor: Bernie Bussard

Oct. 4 to Nov. 10, Monday and Wednesday, 6 to 9 p.m.

This course meets the geothermal heating/cooling system industry's need for a higher level of technical ability for water source heat pump installation. Students can be assured of a high level of understanding in all areas pertinent to a successful geothermal heating/cooling system (industry certification is additional).


Prerequisite: Students must have journeyman-level experience or permission of the instructor.

Cost: ABC members: $365 (includes textbook); nonmembers: $415

Ten percent discount to companies who send two or more employees.

For more information, call Bob at 301-739-1190 or e-mail">

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