Training Classes

Local Training Schedule for 2017

Date Class Location Time Cost
August 29 Basic Flame Safeguard

-properties of combustion, methods of flame proving, function of primary controls, programming control sequence, basic troubleshooting, modernization.

Benton Harbor 4:00pm - 7:00pm $49.00
September 6 EPA 608 Refrigerant Certification
Grand Rapids 8:30am - 4:00pm $129
September 7 &
September 8
BDR Top Gun Technician Excellence! 2 Day Class

Dynamic 2 day service tech team building class featuring breakouts for improved customer skills, better customer satisfaction, sales leads, and referrals. Reduce callbacks, improve revenue, increased job satisfaction and much more!

Grand Rapids 8:30am-5:00pm Thursday / 7:30am-4:00pm Friday $550 or $500ea for 2+ people
September 12 Arzel Regional Comfort College 5 NATE credit hrs

-Recognizing zoning opportunities, system design and installation , airflow and bypass theory , panel programming, basic troubleshooting and more!

Benton Harbor 8:00am - Noon Free
September 13 Arzel Regional Comfort College 5 NATE credit hrs

-Recognizing zoning opportunities, system design and installation , airflow and bypass theory , panel programming, basic troubleshooting and more!

Grand Rapids 1:00pm - 5:00pm Free
September 14 Arzel Regional Comfort College 5 NATE credit hrs

-Recognizing zoning opportunities, system design and installation , airflow and bypass theory , panel programming, basic troubleshooting and more!

Muskegon 8:00am - Noon Free
September 19 What is your Combustion Analyzer Telling You? Combustion Class by UEI

Basic CO safety, data logging, CO effects on the body, CO air free, measuring efficiency, draft, excess air, where and why to test , much more!

Benton Harbor 2:00pm - 6:00pm $69.00
September 20 What is your Combustion Analyzer Telling You? Combustion Class by UEI

Basic CO safety, data logging, CO effects on the body, CO air free, measuring efficiency, draft, excess air, where and why to test , much more!

Grand Rapids 2:00pm - 6:00pm $69.00
September 26 Basic Flame Safeguard

-properties of combustion, methods of flame proving, function of primary controls, programming control sequence, basic troubleshooting, modernization.

Grand Rapids 4:00pm - 7:00pm $49.00
September 27 Viessmann Product Training 100, 200 & 222 Series Vitodens Boilers

Viessmann Training will cover product overview as well as Annual service maintenance on the 100, 200, and 222 boilers.
This class will be taught by the world renown, Steve Dognazzi from Viessmann

Grand Rapids 8:00am - 5:00pm Free
September 28 Viessmann Product Training 100, 200 & 222 Series Vitodens Boilers

Viessmann Training will cover product overview as well as Annual service maintenance on the 100, 200, and 222 boilers.
This class will be taught by the world renown, Steve Dognazzi from Viessmann

Grand Rapids 8:00am - 1:00pm Free
October 3 Hydronic Radiant Do’s & Don’ts Installation & Design Training
Grand Rapids 8:00am - Noon $59
October 4 Hydronic Radiant Do’s & Don’ts Installation & Design Training
Benton Harbor 1:00pm - 5:00pm $59
October 5 Hydronic Radiant Do’s & Don’ts Installation & Design Training
Muskegon 1:00pm - 5:00pm $59
October 17 Installation Best Practices for Ductless Mini-Split systems (4 hrs NATE CEU’s)
Grand Rapids 8:00am - Noon $59
October 18 Installation Best Practices for Ductless Mini-Split systems (4 hrs NATE CEU’s)
Benton Harbor 8:00am - Noon $59
October 24 CSD1 Boiler Safety Controls Training

Understand the requirements of the Michigan Boiler Law and Rules, Act 290, Rule 27, and the ASME Code, Controls and Safety Devices for Automatically Fired Boilers, also known as CSD-1. Need 2 manuals prior to the class: CSD1-2015 and Michigan Boiler Law & Rules manual.

Comstock Park 4:00pm-7:00pm $179
October 25 CSD1 Boiler Safety Controls Training

Understand the requirements of the Michigan Boiler Law and Rules, Act 290, Rule 27, and the ASME Code, Controls and Safety Devices for Automatically Fired Boilers, also known as CSD-1. Need 2 manuals prior to the class: CSD1-2015 and Michigan Boiler Law & Rules manual.

Comstock Park 4:00pm-7:00pm $179
November 1 Oil Burner Service By Beckett

-Burner service and troubleshooting system problems. Beckett PSC Motors, Electronic Igniters, GeniSys Control & Contractor tool, and CleanCut pump. Also will highlight Model AF / AFG / NX oil burners, fuel oil, biofuels & filtering,

Grand Rapids 8:00am-3:00pm $69
November 2 Oil Burner Service By Beckett

-Burner service and troubleshooting system problems. Beckett PSC Motors, Electronic Igniters, GeniSys Control & Contractor tool, and CleanCut pump. Also will highlight Model AF / AFG / NX oil burners, fuel oil, biofuels & filtering,

Benton Harbor 8:00am-3:00pm $69
November 7 EPA 608 Refrigerant Certification
Grand Rapids 8:30am - 4:00pm $129
November 8 Practical Approach to Design & Sizing Residential Ducts

Learn static pressure, proper fitting selection, equivalent footage, air duct calculations, flex duct guidelines, oval duct, insulating and more!

Grand Rapids 3:00pm - 6:00pm $59
November 9 Practical Approach to Design & Sizing Residential Ducts

Learn static pressure, proper fitting selection, equivalent footage, air duct calculations, flex duct guidelines, oval duct, insulating and more!

Benton Harbor 8:00am - 11:00am $59

Recent Past Training Classes

Date Class Location Time Cost
July 12 EPA 608 Refrigerant Certification Grand Rapids 8:30am - 4:00pm $129
June 28 A/C & ASHP Sequence of operation & trouble shooting Kalamazoo 8:00am-12:00pm $69
June 27 FERNOX HVAC System Treatment Chemicals & Spirovent Quad Air, Dirt Separation and Hydraulic Separator Grand Rapids 8:00am-11:00am Free
June 22 Fujitsu EDTT Tear down Training Muskegon 8:00am-5:00pm $59
June 21 Fujitsu EDTT Tear down Training - CLASS FULL Grand Rapids 8:00am-5:00pm $59
June 20 Fujitsu EDTT Tear down Training Grand Rapids 8:00am-5:00pm $59
June 15 Fujitsu EDTT Tear down Training Benton Harbor 8:00am-5:00pm $59
June 15 A/C & ASHP Sequence of operation & trouble shooting Muskegon 8:00am-12:00pm $69
June 14 Tankless Water Heaters by AO Smith Kalamazoo 8:00am-11:00am CANCELED
June 14 HVAC Business Success Training Grand Rapids 8:00am-10:00am Free
June 13 Tankless Water Heaters by AO Smith Grand Rapids 2:00pm-5:00pm CANCELED
June 13 HVAC Business Success Training Muskegon 4:00pm-6:00pm Free
June 8 A/C & ASHP Sequence of operation & trouble shooting Grand Rapids 8:00am-12:00pm $69
June 7 EPA 608 Refrigerant Certification Benton Harbor 8:30am-4:00pm $129
June 7 Climate Control Basic Refrigeration Grand Rapids 2:00pm - 5:00pm Free
June 5 Climate Control Basic Refrigeration Benton Harbor 2:00pm - 5:00pm Free
May 23 &
May 24
CSD1 Boiler Safety Controls Training Comstock Park 4:00pm-7:00pm - 2 Day class $179
May 17 EPA 608 Refrigerant Certification Grand Rapids 8:30am - 4:00pm $129
May 17 Fujitsu FAST MiniSplit Training Muskegon 8:00am-5:00pm Free
May 16 Fujitsu FAST MiniSplit Training Benton Harbor 8:00am-5:00pm Free
May 16 Viessmann Commercial Training Grand Rapids 8:00am-11:30am Free
May 10 Fujitsu FAST MiniSplit Training Grand Rapids 8:00am-5:00pm Free
April 26 RenewAire HRV/ERV Applications, Sizing, Balancing, Testing, Commissioning Grand Rapids 3:00pm-5:00pm $59
April 24 Fujitsu FAST MiniSplit Training Kalamazoo 8:00am-5:00pm Free
April 20 Ecobee Smart Stats Training Benton Harbor 8:30am-10:30am Free
April 19 Navien Combi Boilers Install & Service Benton Harbor 1:00pm-4:00pm Free
April 19 Navien Tankless Water Heaters Install & Service Benton Harbor 8:30am-Noon, lunch included if taking both classes Free
April 19 Ecobee Smart Stats Training Grand Rapids 8:30am-10:30am Free
April 19 Ecobee Smart Stats Training Muskegon 3pm-5pm Free
April 18 Michigan Mechanical Code Updates by WMMIA Grand Rapids 8am-11am $59
April 18 Michigan Mechanical Code Updates by WMMIA Muskegon 2pm-5pm $59
April 13 PSC, ECM, EEM Motor Setup, Testing & Troubleshooting Kalamazoo 8am-11am $59
April 13 PSC, ECM, EEM Motor Setup, Testing & Troubleshooting Benton Harbor 3pm-6pm $59
April 12 PSC, ECM, EEM Motor Setup, Testing & Troubleshooting Muskegon 3pm-6pm $59
April 11 PSC, ECM, EEM Motor Setup, Testing & Troubleshooting Grand Rapids 8am-11am $59
March 29 A/C & ASHP Sequence of Operation & Troubleshooting Benton Harbor 8:00am - Noon $69
March 28 CSD1 Boiler Safety Controls Class Kalamazoo 1:00pm - 6:00pm (lunch included 1pm) Need CDS1 Manual. $179
March 23 Hydronic Fundamentals & Water Quality Systems by Caleffi Grand Rapids 8:00am - 5:00pm $89
March 22 A/C & ASHP Sequence of Operation & Troubleshooting Grand Rapids 8:00am - Noon $69
March 21 PSC, ECM, EEM Motor Set-Up, Testing & Troubleshooting Grand Rapids 8:00am - 11:30am $59
March 21 Coleman Dealer Training: Product Overview, Marketing, Technical TearDown Benton Harbor 9:00am - 6:00pm Free
March 16 Navien Combi Boilers Install & Service Grand Rapids 1:00pm-4:00pm Free
March 16 Navien Tankless Water Heaters Install & Service Grand Rapids 8:30am-Noon (lunch included if taking both classes Free
March 15 EPA 608 Refrigerant Certification Grand Rapids 8:30am - 4:00pkm $129
March 8 Basic HVAC Hands-On Electricity - CLASS FULL Benton Harbor 8:00am - Noon $69
March 7 Basic HVAC Electricity - CLASS FULL Grand Rapids 8:00am - Noon $69
March 2 Enertech / Tetco Geothermal Hydronics Grand Rapids 8:00am - 5:00pm $145
February 28 &
March 1
Enertech / Tetco 2 Day Applied Installation & Service Grand Rapids 8:00am - 5:00pm $169 (or $269 for 3 day class including Hydronics on Mar 2)
February 23 Basic Residential Duct Design & Sizing Benton Harbor 8:00am - 11:00am $49
February 23 Basic Residential Duct Design & Sizing Grand Rapids 3:00pm - 6:00pm $49
February 22 Application & Sizing Type B-Vent, Liners, Fasnseal 80/90 & PolyPro Grand Rapids 3:00pm - 6:00pm Free
February 21 SnowMelt System Set-Up by Tekmar Grand Rapids 8:00am - Noon Free
February 9 Basic HVAC Hands-On Electricity - CLASS FULL Grand Rapids 8:00am - Noon $69
February 7 Roth InFloor & Viessmann Boiler Set-Up Grand Rapids 8:00am - 5:00pm Free
February 2 Renewaire HRV & ERV Sizing, Commissioning, Testing & Balancing Benton Harbor 4:00pm - 7:00pm $69
February 1 Renewaire HRV & ERV Sizing, Commissioning, Testing & Balancing Muskegon 4:00pm - 7:00pm $69
January 25 EPA 608 Refrigerant Certification Grand Rapids 8:30am - 4:00pm $129
January 24 Roth InFloor & Viessmann Boiler Set-Up Benton Harbor 8:00am - 5:00pm Free
January 19 Heil 97% G9MAE Modulating Furnace with Observer Set-up & Commissioning Grand Rapids 8:00am - 10:30am Free
January 19 Goodman 97% Modulating Furnace with ComfortNet Set-up & Commissioning Grand Rapids 1:00pm - 3:30pm Free
January 18 Goodman 97% Modulating Furnace with ComfortNet Set-Up & Commissioning Benton Harbor 8:00am - 10:30am Free
January 18 Heil 97% G9MAE Modulating Furnace with Observer Set-up & Commissioning Benton Harbor 1:00pm - 3:30pm Free
January 17 Infloor Installation & High Efficiency Boiler Training Grand Rapids 8:00am - 5:00pm $99
January 12 Gas Heating Forced Air Sequence of Operation & Troubleshooting Grand Rapids 1:00pm - 4:30pm $69
January 11 Gas Heating Forced Air Sequence of Operation & Troubleshooting Benton Harbor 1:00pm - 4:30pm $69
January 9 Fujitsu AirStage RAIT VRF Training Grand Rapids Noon - 5:30pm Free
November 10 Goodman GMVM97 & ComfortNet Set-Up & Commissioning Grand Rapids 3:00pm-5:00pm Free
November 9 EPA 608 Refrigerant Certification Grand Rapids 8:30am-4pm $129
November 8 Michigan Residential Code / Chapter 11 Mechanical Updates Grand Rapids 8:00am-10:30am $49
November 3 Heil G9MAE & Observer Set-Up & Commissioning Grand Rapids 4:00pm-7:00pm Free
November 2 Refrigeration Components Fundamentals Grand Rapids 3:00pm-5:00pm $59
November 1 HVAC System Performance / Air Balancing Grand Rapids 8:00am-3:00pm $109
October 28 Duct Design & Sizing Benton Harbor 8:00am-11:00am $49
October 27 Forced Air Operation & Troubleshooting Kalamazoo 8:00am-noon $65
October 27 Duct Design & Sizing Grand Rapids 3:00pm-6:00pm $49
October 26 Fuel Oil Training Grand Rapids 8:00am-5pm $125
October 20 Forced Air Operation & Troubleshooting Muskegon 8:00am-noon $65
October 19 Forced Air Operation & Troubleshooting Grand Rapids 8:00am-noon $65
October 19 H&C B-Vent & Aluminum Chimney Liners Grand Rapids 1:00pm-3:30pm Free
October 18 Forced Air Operation & Troubleshooting Benton Harbor 8:00am-noon $65
October 18 H&C B-Vent & Aluminum Chimney Liners Benton Harbor 1:00pm-3:30pm Free
October 12 Sizing & Setup ECM/EEM Var Speed Motors Grand Rapids 8:00am-10:30am Free
October 12 Sizing & Setup ECM/EEM Var Speed Motors Benton Harbor 2:00pm-4:30pm Free