Residential HVAC Service Fundamentals (1 day per wk for 8 wks, hands-on)
September 12 - October 31: Wednesday
Duration: 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
This class is a 1/2 day per week for 8 weeks. Class size is limited to 15 due to the hands-on nature. Most of the time will be spent in our live-fire lab which includes furnaces, boilers, A/C, etc.
Week 1 - ABCs of Comfort
Week 2 - Basic Electrical Troubleshooting and Thermostat Installation - read wiring diagrams, use a volt meter, install a thermostat
Week 3 - Furnace Clean & Check - utilize O&M manuals to properly clean furnaces in lab and check safeties
Week 4 - Furnace Troubleshooting - how to use a manometer or mag gauge to measure pressure, troubleshooting with a voltmeter, reading error codes, adjusting airflow, etc.
Week 5 - Boiler Service - component identification, basic piping, and how to clean a boiler
Week 6 - Infinity/Evolution Controls - install, setup, and programming
Week 7 - A/C and Heat Pump Charging & Maintenance - basic operation and troubleshooting, using refrigerant gauges and superheat to check charge arrangement
Week 8 - Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Basics and Installation – Filtration, Evolution/Infinity air purifier, UV lights, and PCO duct air purifiers for functions, installation, and maintenance
Please bring hand tools, electrical meter (volts and amps), pressure gauge (digital monometer or magnahelic), and R-410a gauges to class each week.
The following applicable discounts are calculated after intitial registration.
Class: $0.00 Off
Early Bird: $100.00 Off
Multiple Student: $0.00 Off