Training Opportunities Abound
Note: Check with your local wholesaler, trade school, or manufacturer's distributor for more training opportunities in your area.
THE AIR CONDITIONING CONTRACTORS OF AMERICAACCA's "Fundamentals of Residential Load Calculation & System Design" covers the essentials of load calculation, equipment selection, duct design, and room air distribution. Dates and locations are:
CARRIERThe company's training facilities in Syracuse, N.Y., are the site of Technical Development Programs (TDP) - modules of technical training on HVAC theory, system design, equipment selection, and application topics. They are targeted at engineers and designers who wish to develop their knowledge in this field to effectively design, specify, sell, or apply HVAC equipment. Call 800-644-5544 for more information.
COPELAND"Air Conditioning Scroll Training": This basic- to intermediate-level, half-day course demonstrates the principles and advantages of scroll technology and emphasizes practical learning that can be put to use immediately, the company said. The morning course lasts from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; the evening course is 3 p.m.-7:30 p.m. The $95 fee includes course materials and refreshments. Dates and locations follow:
"Compressor Operation and Service Seminar (C.O.S.S.)": This HVACR program emphasizes hands-on learning and practical knowledge that can be immediately applied to the real-world environment, the company said. Dates and locations follow:
INDOOR AIR QUALITY ASSOCIATIONThe "Mold Worker Training Course" is presented by Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) and the IAQ Training Institute (IAQTI). The two-day program is intended for front-line workers and group leaders working under the direction of a certified mold remediator. After demonstrating mastery of course materials, attendees receive a certificate of completion acknowledging their commitment to advanced training and continuing education. The worker training course is offered on a regular schedule in cooperation with the IAQTI, Pittsburgh. Seating is limited to 34. Call 866-427-4724 for more information.
HVAC TRAINING"Maximizing Performance & Profit - A Candid and Comprehensive Workshop on How to Succeed as an Individual, a Leader, and a Company"; 7:30 a.m. start time, day-long seminar. There is a one-hour break for lunch, the cost of which is included in the fee. Call 502-538-2279 or 888-371-9869 toll free, fax 502-538-2283, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Dates and locations follow:
ICPThe company offers a variety of topics in regional classes held around the country and requests that interested participants contact Kim Cashion, the ICP training coordinator for locations, descriptions, dates, and tuition: 866-660-7891; email@example.com.
Mobile training (3-1/2-days):
RHEEMFor information on Rheem course dates and availability, visit www.thetrainingnetwork.com.
TRANEAll courses are held at the Trane Learning Center, Atlanta. For more information, call 404-836-2784 or visit www.trane.com/georgia.
Publication date: 10/09/2006