Johnstone Supply Muskegon Group

Training Classes

Local Training Schedule

Registration forms are currently not working, email registration@jswmi.com or call any branch and speak to Caryn at extension 1203 to sign up for a class

Date - Time - Location Class Cost
June 18, 2024
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Johnstone Grand Rapids Introduction to Commercial Refrigeration

This course is designed to introduce HVAC technicians to commercial refrigeration equipment… primarily coolers and freezers.

An emphasis will be placed on how commercial refrigeration equipment differs from conventional air conditioning, including components and their functionality.

Topics Include:
• Basic components that make up commercial refrigeration
• Understanding the defrost cycle for commercial coolers and freezers
• How head pressure controls are used on outdoor condensing units
• Metering device functionality
• Compressor controls
• Servicing and troubleshooting of the refrigeration system and electrical components

Class Includes: Study materials, class instruction, breakfast refreshments & boxed lunch.  7:30am registration & breakfast.  Class 8am-Noon. $79.

Instructor: Don Steeby – Professor of HVAC at GRCC

Class Location:  Johnstone Supply / 4757 Clyde Park SW / Grand Rapids, MI 49509

$79.00
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June 25, 2024
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Johnstone Grand Rapids EPA 608 REFRIGERANT CERTIFICATION

EPA regulations (40 CFR Part 82, Subpart F) under Section 608 of the Clean Air Act require that technicians who install, maintain, service, repair, or dispose of equipment that could release ozone depleting refrigerants into the atmosphere must be certified.

608 Test Includes:
•Core: Refrigeration Basics
Also covers laws & dates – everyone must pass core
•Type I Certification: Small Appliances
Includes refrigerators, freezers, room a/c, & vending
•Type II Certification: High Pressure Applications
•Type III Certification: Low Pressure Applications
•Universal Technician:
Includes certification on Type I, Type II & Type III levels

If you have taken the class & test before and need to come back for a retake on any section, bring the card or letter that states the results from your first test in order to retest.

Half Day Class Includes:
Study manual, class instruction, testing & breakfast refreshments.
Recommend sign-up at least two weeks in advance so you have time to study. Manual sent direct to you when you rsvp (Spanish version available upon request), bring manual to class with you, along with picture ID and non-programmable calculator.  7:30am registration & refreshments.  Retakes arrive at 10am.

Class Location:  Johnstone Supply Grand Rapids / 4757 Clyde Park SW / GR MI 49509

$79.00 - $139.00
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June 26, 2024
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Johnstone South Bend Hands On Introduction to Basic HVAC Electricity

CLASS IS LIMITED TO 14 STUDENTS!  In this course, participants will study the fundamentals of electricity and how it relates to residential heating and cooling controls.  In addition, students will learn how to read and interpret wiring diagrams.  As part of this hands-on course, participants will assemble and wire a control module that characterizes residential heating and cooling controls.

Topics
•Understanding voltage, amperage, and ohms resistance in electrical circuitry
•How to use an electrical multimeter to troubleshoot circuits
•How switches, relays, contactors, and safety devices are used in electrical circuits
•Understanding the difference between pictorial and schematic wiring diagrams
•Differentiating between line voltage & low voltage circuits
•Troubleshooting heating and cooling controls

Required to Bring to Class
•Digital electric multimeter
•Electrical wire stripper/cutter
•Wire crimper
•6-in-1 screwdriver
•Razor knife
NOTE: if you need to purchase these, contact us for a class package!

Instructor: Don Steeby – professor of HVAC at Grand Rapids Community College

Includes: Study guide, wiring materials, class instruction, breakfast refreshments and lunch. 9am-3pm, $199pp

Location:  Johnstone Supply South Bend / 3220 Rosetta Place Dr / South Bend, IN 46628

$199.00
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July 01, 2024
All Day
Virtual Classroom HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Online Proctored Test

EPA approved online testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking online test.  Study manual will be mailed directly to you upon registration. You study on your own, and when ready, make your own appointment to take the online test with a virtual proctor.  If retesting, please bring results from previous test.  Spanish study manual & test available upon request.

Please note: listed class time is just a placeholder on our registration page.  You will schedule an appointment with the online proctoring agent for your test time around your personal needs, so does not have to be on the 1st – any time and date that you choose.  Appointment will need to be scheduled at least 72 hours in advance.

Online testing requirements:

  1. Computer with reliable internet access.
  2. Computer with microphone & camera functions.
  3. Private, quiet, clean testing area.
  4. Picture ID
$99.00 - $119.00
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July 30, 2024
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Johnstone Muskegon Introduction to Gas Regulators

Understanding what regulators are, functions, varieties, codes, installation, venting, sizing and troubleshooting.

Course Topics

  • Product Lines & Options
  • Installation and Venting
  • Regulator Sizing and Its Importance
  • Online Sizing Tools
  • Standards/Codes
  • Do’s and Don’ts / Troubleshooting

Includes: Class materials, instruction, & breakfast.  $29pp / Breakfast & registration 7:30am.

Instructor: Warren Hill -from Equipment Controls Company

Location: Johnstone Muskegon / 1840 Industrial Blvd / Muskegon, MI 49442

$29.00
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July 31, 2024
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Johnstone Grand Rapids Introduction to Gas Regulators

Understanding what regulators are, functions, varieties, codes, installation, venting, sizing and troubleshooting.

Course Topics

  • Product Lines & Options
  • Installation and Venting
  • Regulator Sizing and Its Importance
  • Online Sizing Tools
  • Standards/Codes
  • Do’s and Don’ts / Troubleshooting

Includes: Class materials, instruction, & breakfast.  $29pp / Breakfast & registration 7:30am.

Instructor: Warren Hill -from Equipment Controls Company

Location: Johnstone Grand Rapids / 4757 Clyde Park SW / Grand Rapids MI 49509

$29.00
REGISTER
August 01, 2024
All Day
Virtual Classroom HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Online Proctored Test

EPA approved online testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking online test.  Study manual will be mailed directly to you upon registration. You study on your own, and when ready, make your own appointment to take the online test with a virtual proctor.  If retesting, please bring results from previous test.  Spanish study manual & test available upon request.

Please note: listed class time is just a placeholder on our registration page.  You will schedule an appointment with the online proctoring agent for your test time around your personal needs, so does not have to be on the 1st – any time and date that you choose.  Appointment will need to be scheduled at least 72 hours in advance.

Online testing requirements:

  1. Computer with reliable internet access.
  2. Computer with microphone & camera functions.
  3. Private, quiet, clean testing area.
  4. Picture ID
$99.00 - $119.00
REGISTER
August 01, 2024
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Johnstone South Bend Introduction to Gas Regulators

Understanding what regulators are, functions, varieties, codes, installation, venting, sizing and troubleshooting.

Course Topics

  • Product Lines & Options
  • Installation and Venting
  • Regulator Sizing and Its Importance
  • Online Sizing Tools
  • Standards/Codes
  • Do’s and Don’ts / Troubleshooting

Includes: Class materials, instruction, & breakfast.  $29pp / Breakfast & registration 7:30am.

Instructor: Warren Hill -from Equipment Controls Company

Location: Johnstone South Bend / 3220 Rosetta Place Dr / South Bend IN 46628

$29.00
REGISTER
September 01, 2024
All Day
Virtual Classroom HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Online Proctored Test

EPA approved online testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking online test.  Study manual will be mailed directly to you upon registration. You study on your own, and when ready, make your own appointment to take the online test with a virtual proctor.  If retesting, please bring results from previous test.  Spanish study manual & test available upon request.

Please note: listed class time is just a placeholder on our registration page.  You will schedule an appointment with the online proctoring agent for your test time around your personal needs, so does not have to be on the 1st – any time and date that you choose.  Appointment will need to be scheduled at least 72 hours in advance.

Online testing requirements:

  1. Computer with reliable internet access.
  2. Computer with microphone & camera functions.
  3. Private, quiet, clean testing area.
  4. Picture ID
$99.00 - $119.00
REGISTER
October 01, 2024
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Virtual Classroom HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Online Proctored Test

EPA approved online testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking online test.  Study manual will be mailed directly to you upon registration. You study on your own, and when ready, make your own appointment to take the online test with a virtual proctor.  If retesting, please bring results from previous test.  Spanish study manual & test available upon request.

Please note: listed class time is just a placeholder on our registration page.  You will schedule an appointment with the online proctoring agent for your test time around your personal needs, so does not have to be on the 1st – any time and date that you choose.  Appointment will need to be scheduled at least 72 hours in advance.

Online testing requirements:

  1. Computer with reliable internet access.
  2. Computer with microphone & camera functions.
  3. Private, quiet, clean testing area.
  4. Picture ID
$99.00 - $119.00
REGISTER
November 01, 2024
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Virtual Classroom HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Online Proctored Test

EPA approved online testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking online test.  Study manual will be mailed directly to you upon registration. You study on your own, and when ready, make your own appointment to take the online test with a virtual proctor.  If retesting, please bring results from previous test.  Spanish study manual & test available upon request.

Please note: listed class time is just a placeholder on our registration page.  You will schedule an appointment with the online proctoring agent for your test time around your personal needs, so does not have to be on the 1st – any time and date that you choose.  Appointment will need to be scheduled at least 72 hours in advance.

Online testing requirements:

  1. Computer with reliable internet access.
  2. Computer with microphone & camera functions.
  3. Private, quiet, clean testing area.
  4. Picture ID
$99.00 - $119.00
REGISTER
December 01, 2024
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Virtual Classroom HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Online Proctored Test

EPA approved online testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking online test.  Study manual will be mailed directly to you upon registration. You study on your own, and when ready, make your own appointment to take the online test with a virtual proctor.  If retesting, please bring results from previous test.  Spanish study manual & test available upon request.

Please note: listed class time is just a placeholder on our registration page.  You will schedule an appointment with the online proctoring agent for your test time around your personal needs, so does not have to be on the 1st – any time and date that you choose.  Appointment will need to be scheduled at least 72 hours in advance.

Online testing requirements:

  1. Computer with reliable internet access.
  2. Computer with microphone & camera functions.
  3. Private, quiet, clean testing area.
  4. Picture ID
$99.00 - $119.00
REGISTER
January 01, 2025
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Virtual Classroom HVACR 608 Refrigerant Certification Online Proctored Test

EPA approved online testing for 608 HVACR refrigerant certification.  Covers Core, Type I, II, III – Universal.  Recommend 2 weeks to study manual before taking online test.  Study manual will be mailed directly to you upon registration. You study on your own, and when ready, make your own appointment to take the online test with a virtual proctor.  If retesting, please bring results from previous test.  Spanish study manual & test available upon request.

Please note: listed class time is just a placeholder on our registration page.  You will schedule an appointment with the online proctoring agent for your test time around your personal needs, so does not have to be on the 1st – any time and date that you choose.  Appointment will need to be scheduled at least 72 hours in advance.

Online testing requirements:

  1. Computer with reliable internet access.
  2. Computer with microphone & camera functions.
  3. Private, quiet, clean testing area.
  4. Picture ID
$99.00 - $119.00
REGISTER