Johnstone Supply Muskegon Group

Training Classes

Local Training Schedule

Date - Time - Location Class Cost
April 24, 2018 - April 25, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Grand Rapids Hydropalooza

Over the course of 2 days will cover all things Hydronic, from basic piping and pumping to more advanced concepts. Air Elimination, Water Quality and its effects on performance and boiler longevity. Wiring and control strategies, Expansion Tank and Buffer Tank sizing, and Hydronic Troubleshooting. Taught through a panel of local and National experts.

$0.00
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May 01, 2018
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Grand Rapids Schematic Diagrams for Technicians - by Goodman

This course is an introduction to wiring diagrams, symbols, and basic circuits. Training by Goodman National Trainer. (4 NATE CEUs)

$59.00
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May 01, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Grand Rapids Compressors - by Goodman

Technicians will learn how to properly diagnose compressor failures, and the underlying causes of early compressor failures. Training by Goodman National Trainer. (4 NATE CEUs)

$59.00
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May 02, 2018
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Grand Rapids Air Conditioner Tune-Up by Consumers Energy and DTE Energy

NEWLY ADDED!  In support of the Residential Heating, Cooling and Water Heating (HVAC) program’s diagnostic tune-up offerings, Consumers Energy is co-hosting a series of upcoming training seminars with DTE Energy. Field service technicians, service managers and administrative staff are invited to participate in a free seminar covering:

  • Diagnostic tune-up requirements
  • Metrics and standards
  • Safety concerns
  • Marketing diagnostic tune-ups to your customers
  • Submission requirements

The diagnostic tune-up training qualifies for North American Technical Institute (NATE) and Building Performance Institute (BPI) CEU’s. Be sure to bring your NATE and BPI technician information to the seminar.

Class administered by Consumers Energy and DTE Energy .  Register today by emailing consumershvac@icf.com or by calling 877.404.7937.

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May 03, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Grand Rapids Recruiting & Retaining Great Employees by BDR

This course will teach both required and recommended best practices for hiring and retaining employees in a tight labor market. The class will cover detailed processes that will greatly increase the quality of employee the dealer is attracting and retaining. Also covered will be processes on integrating new employees into the culture of the dealer, with a strong focus on the millennial generation. By attending this class dealers will be able to identify what changes they need to make in their current hiring and HR processes to attract and retain top talent in their company.

$299.00
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May 08, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Grand Rapids Fujitsu Tech 101 (8 NATE CEUs)

Course provides a great technical overview of Fujitsu’s Halcyon products. It provides a technical perspective while complimenting it with application ideas, pictures, installation hints, tips and requirements. Troubleshooting sections offer excellent guidance for system and component troubleshooting. This full day course helps ensure all participants receive the basics skills and knowledge to apply and support Fujitsu minisplit products.  All participants will leave with a free flaring tool.

$59.00
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May 09, 2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Grand Rapids HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Class & Testing

EPA approved class instruction & testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking class & test.  Study manual mailed direct to you when you sign up. Bring picture ID & nonprogrammable calculator if desired.  If coming for a retake, please bring results from previous test.  Test results in approx two weeks.  Lunch included with full day class.

$139.00
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May 16, 2018
8:30 am - 10:30 am
Muskegon Cold Climate Air Source Heat Pumps by Energy Optimization

NEWLY ADDED!  Air source heat pumps including ductless mini splits are rapidly becoming more common heating and cooling equipment in customer’s homes. Awareness of cold climate heat pumps designed to operate effectively in Michigan can provide adequate heating as low as -13 degrees. Join us for an overview of central and ductless heat pump equipment meeting cold climate specifications. You will also learn about the Energy Optimization Residential HVAC rebate program including how to become an enrolled Trade Ally. As a program Trade Ally, you can offer your customers incentives for installing heat pumps ranging from $150 to $925, and contractor rewards of $100 are available for qualifying centrally ducted installations.

Class administered by Energy Optimization.  Register today at michigan-energy.org/heatpumptraining

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May 22, 2018
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Grand Rapids Residential Split Systems by Goodman

Install & commissioning, service & troubleshooting, dangers of mismatching equipment, using system configurator. Training by Goodman National Trainer.  (4 NATE CEUs)

$59.00
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May 22, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Grand Rapids Evacuation & Charging by Goodman

This course teaches the proper techniques, tools, and equipment used for evacuation and charging of HVAC systems. Technicians will learn how to charge by weight, superheat & subcooling. Training by Goodman National Trainer.  (4 NATE CEUs)

$59.00
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May 30, 2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Benton Harbor HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Class & Testing

EPA approved class instruction & testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking class & test.  Study manual mailed direct to you when you sign up. Bring picture ID & nonprogrammable calculator if desired.  If coming for a retake, please bring results from previous test.  Test results in approx two weeks.  Lunch included with full day class.

$139.00
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June 12, 2018
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Grand Rapids Air Distribution Troubleshooting by Goodman

Instructs technicians on how to analyze air distribution systems and make adjustments to enhance system performance. Also covers static pressure measurements, CFMs, and system capacity. The course is intended to instruct technicians on methods used to determine proper system airflow. Training by Goodman National Trainer.  (4 NATE CEUs)

$59.00
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June 12, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Grand Rapids Fundamentals of Commercial Controls

This class provides an understanding of common commercial controls and safety devices, through lecture and hands on workstations.  Training by Dallas Strong, Johnstone commercial controls specialist.

$59.00
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June 13, 2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Kalamazoo HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Class & Testing

NEWLY ADDED! EPA approved class instruction & testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking class & test.  Study manual mailed direct to you when you sign up. Bring picture ID & nonprogrammable calculator if desired.  If coming for a retake, please bring results from previous test.  Test results in approx two weeks.  Lunch included with full day class.

$0.00
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July 18, 2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Grand Rapids HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Class & Testing

EPA approved class instruction & testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking class & test.  Study manual mailed direct to you when you sign up. Bring picture ID & nonprogrammable calculator if desired.  If coming for a retake, please bring results from previous test.  Test results in approx two weeks.  Lunch included with full day class.

$139.00
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August 07, 2018
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Grand Rapids Schematic Diagrams for Technicians - by Goodman

This course is an introduction to wiring diagrams, symbols, and basic circuits. Training by Goodman National Trainer. (4 NATE CEUs)

$59.00
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August 07, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Grand Rapids Motors - by Goodman

Operation & constructions of all types of motors used in HVAC including: Induction, ECM (constant volume) and EEM (constant torque). It also covers troubleshooting and service of these motors. Training by Goodman National Trainer. (4 NATE CEUs)

$59.00
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August 15, 2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Muskegon HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Class & Testing

EPA approved class instruction & testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking class & test.  Study manual mailed direct to you when you sign up. Bring picture ID & nonprogrammable calculator if desired.  If coming for a retake, please bring results from previous test.  Test results in approx two weeks.  Lunch included with full day class.

$139.00
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August 23, 2018 - August 24, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Grand Rapids Top Gun Installers Excellence - Closing the Loop - by BDR

In this two-part class, Owners and Installation personnel attend both Day 1 and Day 2 and Salespeople attend on Day 2 only.

Day 1 – Installers will learn how to perform their job better, understand the importance of customer satisfaction, and develop the skills to advance in their profession, all of which will increase their job satisfaction. With well-trained installers, dealers will be able to make the transition from a contractor to a retailer who runs a sales-driven company.

Day 2 – During the second day of class attendees (Owners, Installers, and Salespeople) will work through a series of breakout exercises as a group to determine how sales can help installation, how installation can help sales, and how everyone can work together as a team to eliminate callbacks, drive customer satisfaction, and generate referral leads.

$550.00
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August 28, 2018
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Grand Rapids Gas Furnaces by Goodman

Covers all Goodman gas furnaces including 80%, 90 plus, and Modulating furnaces. Includes installation practices, venting, start-up procedures, & troubleshooting. Training by Goodman National Trainer.  (4 NATE CEUs)

$59.00
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