• Steam Boiler Operation and Troubleshooting
    • 2/28/2015 8:30:00 AM
    • 2/28/2015 5:00:00 PM
    • This class will familiarizes students with various types of residential and light commercial steam boilers and basic operating principles. Topics covered: Baseboard radiators & convectors Pressuretrols, Gauge glass installation, Low water cutoffs, Hartford loops, One & two pipe systems, Radiator & return vents, radiator & convector traps Pressure gauges, pressure relief valves, high/low limit adjustments Steam hammer causes & cures Zone valves, control systems, wiring & electrical as well as water side troubleshooting. No previous boiler experience necessary. Lunch & Workbook provided. Class time: 8:30am - 5:00pm Cancellation policy: Full refund can be expected when contacting Theresa, at 616-534-5136, at least 48 hours prior to class.

  • EPA Certification
    • 3/14/2015 8:30:00 AM
    • 3/14/2015 5:00:00 PM
    • EPA Certification This course is designed to provide basic training in preparation for EPA approved refrigerant handling certification. The course covers ozone depletion theory, the Clean Air Act, EPA Regulations, refrigerant recovery, recycling, recovery, safe refrigerant-handling and alternative refrigerants. Following the training the participants take the test which will be administered by a proctor. Class fee includes a study guide, 6 hours of professional instruction, examination administration and certification cards for those who pass the examination. Enrollees may become certified in Type I, Type II, Type III or Universal. Class times: 8:30am - 5:00pm, Lunch provided. Cancellation policy: Full refund can be expected when contacting Theresa, at 616-534-5136, at least 48 hours prior to class.

  • EPA Certification
    • 3/28/2015 8:30:00 AM
    • 3/28/2015 5:00:00 PM
    • EPA Certification This course is designed to provide basic training in preparation for EPA approved refrigerant handling certification. The course covers ozone depletion theory, the Clean Air Act, EPA Regulations, refrigerant recovery, recycling, recovery, safe refrigerant-handling and alternative refrigerants. Following the training the participants take the test which will be administered by a proctor. Class fee includes a study guide, 6 hours of professional instruction, examination administration and certification cards for those who pass the examination. Enrollees may become certified in Type I, Type II, Type III or Universal. Class times: 8:30am - 5:00pm, Lunch provided. Cancellation policy: Full refund can be expected when contacting Theresa, at 616-534-5136, at least 48 hours prior to class.

  • Air Conditioning 1
    • 4/4/2015 8:30:00 AM
    • 4/4/2015 5:00:00 PM
    • Air Conditioning 1 This is a basic course for new heating/cooling service technicians, maintenance personnel, installers, wholesaler counter persons or sales persons. It teaches basic air conditioning concepts and is also valuable as a refresher for the experienced. Subjects include the refrigeration cycle, compressor function, metering device types, safe handling of refrigerants, using gauges for troubleshooting and reading and interpreting schematic diagrams. Workbook with troubleshooting charts is included. Class times: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Lunch provided. Cancellation policy: Full refund can be expected when contacting Theresa, at 616-534-5136, at least 48 hours prior to class.

  • Air Conditioning 1
    • 4/11/2015 8:30:00 AM
    • 4/11/2015 5:00:00 PM
    • Air Conditioning 1 This is a basic course for new heating/cooling service technicians, maintenance personnel, installers, wholesaler counter persons or sales persons. It teaches basic air conditioning concepts and is also valuable as a refresher for the experienced. Subjects include the refrigeration cycle, compressor function, metering device types, safe handling of refrigerants, using gauges for troubleshooting and reading and interpreting schematic diagrams. Workbook with troubleshooting charts is included. Class times: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Lunch provided. Cancellation policy: Full refund can be expected when contacting Theresa, at 616-534-5136, at least 48 hours prior to class.

  • Air Conditioning 2
    • 5/2/2015 8:30:00 AM
    • 5/2/2015 5:00:00 PM
    • Air Conditioning 2 Students must have some air conditioning experience before taking this class. It is assumed that all participants know the basics. Students will learn how to calculate air flow across an evaporator coil, measure and adjust superheat, select replacement capacitors, wire hard start kits, charge and evacuate familiar and unfamiliar systems, fine tune, and troubleshoot electrical and refrigeration side problems. Class times: 8:30am - 5:00pm. Workbook & lunch provided. Cancellation policy: Full refund can be expected when contacting Theresa, at 616-534-5136, at least 48 hours prior to class.

  • Air Conditioning 2
    • 5/16/2015 8:30:00 AM
    • 5/16/2015 5:00:00 PM
    • Air Conditioning 2 Students must have some air conditioning experience before taking this class. It is assumed that all participants know the basics. Students will learn how to calculate air flow across an evaporator coil, measure and adjust superheat, select replacement capacitors, wire hard start kits, charge and evacuate familiar and unfamiliar systems, fine tune, and troubleshoot electrical and refrigeration side problems. Class times: 8:30am - 5:00pm. Workbook & lunch provided. Cancellation policy: Full refund can be expected when contacting Theresa, at 616-534-5136, at least 48 hours prior to class.