Interested in Learning the HVAC Sheet Metal Trade?

ACTA's Training Program is your source for top quality training!  We have been training students for over 40 years in our highly regarded, state-of-the-art sheet metal training program. 

ACTA's reliable Online Campus gives students the in-depth "how to and why" often missing in today's workforce.  Combined with our hands-on training labs, ACTA's training will increase your knowledge and help prepare you for a rewarding career in the sheet metal industry.  



Courses Available

  • Sheet Metal Layout I (Basic Layout) - (Basic Trade Knowledge Required)


    (This course will introduce you to sheet metal layout and teach you how to fabricate basic fittings) - This course includes 8 hours of hands-on training.

    During this 8 week training course, students will learn sheet metal processes, principles of layout, and how to layout basic fittings. (Drafting board and tools required)

    Class Pricing and Info

How our "Live" Online Training Works

Students attend "live" online classes once a week.  Each class is 2 hours long.  During the online classes, students are able to interact with the instructor in real time.  Student's can ask questions using the text chat box or by using thier microphone provided by ACTA.  Each online class is followed up by an online homework assignment.

Structured System of Hands-on Assignments

ACTA offers hands-on training for most of our sheet metal courses.  Hands-on training will enhance your learning experience and give you the extra knowledge needed to be successful in the sheet metal industry.

Student Qualifications

  • Newer PC with Google Chrome or Internet Explorer
  • Headset with microphone (provided by ACTA
  • DSL or cable internet connection (wireless not allowed
  • Basic math skills


Students will receive a Certificate of Completion once they finish the course with satisfactory online class attendance and a passing score of 70% or higher.

Students passing the course will also be given the opportunity to have their name put on the Job Placement List.  ACTA has member contractors throughout the State of California looking to hire students that are committed to learning the sheet metal trade.