COURSE TITLE:Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

SPONSORING ORGANIZATION:National Technology Transfer

DATE:Oct. 5-7, 2009

LOCATION:New Braunfels, Texas

COURSE DESCRIPTION:Topics include an overview of the theory of refrigeration and the compression refrigeration cycle, refrigerants and refrigerant oils, compressors, evaporators, metering devices, condensers, piping and accessories tools and test equipment, and heat pump theory and components. The course includes hands-on lab exercises, so the attendees will work on operating systems and learn by doing such activities as measuring superheat and subcooling, recovering refrigerant from a system, evacuating (pulling from a vacuum), and troubleshooting.

COURSE TITLE:Fujitsu Authorized Service Training (F.A.S.T.)

SPONSORING ORGANIZATION:Fujitsu General America Inc.

DATE:Oct. 8, 2009

LOCATION:Islandia, N.Y.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:The course provides detailed information about equipment, operating components, installation requirements, and troubleshooting and diagnostics for Fujitsu mini-split air conditioners and heat pumps. Detailed course material is paired with interaction, involvement, and participation with course participants. NATE technicians can receive eight Continuing Education Credits for attending the 8-hour FAST

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Publication date:09/07/2009