Maintenance Training

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EPA Sec 608 Certification

This course is intended to satisfy EPA requirements for an approved level of instruction in the area of environmental protection. All maintenance personnel handling refrigerant must be certified through an EPA approved program.

Cost: TBD 

R410A Training & Certification

Learn how to make smart financial decisions for your company. HFCs such as R-410A, R-407C and R-134a are the refrigerants of choice for this generation. Learn alternatives to having to use R-410A which require all new recovery equipment and techniques. R-410A operates at 40 to 70 percent higher pressures; safety is most certainly a factor for any service person handling the equipment.

Topics to be covered:

  • Phase out Schedule 
  • Characteristics of R-410A 
  • Fundamentals of Operation for R-410A
  • R-410A Equipment & Tools 
  • R-410A Safety 
  • Fractionation, Blending & Temperature Glide
  • Recharging Blend Refrigerants 
  • Understanding Oils
  • Refrigerant Cycle  

Cost: TBD

Hands-On-Training Workshops

In partnership with our member suppliers, PMAWM offers an entry level hands on training event in the fall.  A discount is provided for attendees who stay all day.

Cost: TBD


Local. Affordable. Property Maintenance Technician.
The PMAWM partners with the Thompson M-TEC Career and Corporate Training team to offer CAMT, and National Apartment Association (NAA) designation, to our members at their fully equip Careerline Tech Center. The Property Maintenance Technician program provides hands-on training to prepare students to obtain the Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT) certification. Qualified instructors teach the skills required to enter the growing Apartment Maintenance Technician field  or maintain a private residence.  


  • Electrical Maintenance and Repair 
  • Appliance Maintenance and Repair 
  • Heating Systems Maintenance and Repair 
  • Interior and Exterior Maintenance and Repair
  • Plumbing Maintenance and Repair 
  • Inside the Apartment Business (available online) 
  • People, Projects and Profits (available online) 

Take all seven classes to prepare for CAMT certification, or enroll in individual classes to gain new skills for your property maintenance needs.

Cost: TBD

*Online classes only available through CAMT certification program.  

You might be thinking, "How can I afford to send my maintenance staff to this training?" or, "What if they leave?"

We argue that you can't afford not to send your maintenance people...After all, what if you do, and they stay. They grow! And you save! 

All dates and prices are subject to change without notice.