Manufacturer Technician Training

The United Association (UA) Education and Training Department is pleased to offer HVACR industry courses, through the 2022 Regional Training System, in an agreement with the major HVACR manufacturers, Carrier Corporation, Daikin, and Johnson Controls. These courses will be taught by authorized-factory instructors, incorporating manufacturer-specific curriculum and have limited availability. It is the goal of the International Training Fund to provide the best possible training for the UA local unions in order to satisfy current HVACR industry requirements for project specifications in high performance buildings. Admittance into each course is subject to registration policies by each participating manufacturer. Early registration by UA active instructors is encouraged. Participation by all active UA HVACR technicians is welcome. If you have questions about any of these classes, please email Robert Vilches: rvilches@uanet.org

PLEASE NOTE:  TO ENROLL CONTACT YOUR UA LOCAL TRAINING DIRECTOR/COORDINATOR.

Two Day Hands-On Turbocor TT & TG Service, Troubleshooting
Our training class is focused on the needs of the service technician. It covers the service, maintenance and troubleshooting of the Turbocor TT & TG series compressors. Our goal is to ensure they know the parts of the compressor, how to communicate with it, understand how it operates, be familiar with the regular maintenance requirements, and be able to determine the course of action should a problem arise. Students will need a laptop running windows for this class. 

Course Date:   September 28 – 29, 2022
Time: 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Location: Steamfitters Technology Center, 230 Wise Road, Harmony, PA 16037   
Instructor: Max Kobelski
Contact: Brad Tisdale, 724-683-2100, bct@ua449.com 

CITY-MULTI VRF Installation, Service and Troubleshooting Course – Mitsubishi Electric
Join us for this hands on three day course filled with training and activities that will cover CITY-MULTI Installation, Setup, and Service. Classes will be held in the new state of the art Mistubishi VRF lab. Please note, students must bring a laptop.

Course Date: October 4 – 6, 2022
Time: 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Location: Steamfitters Technology Center – 230 Wise Road, Harmony, PA
Instructor: Chuck Graham
Contact: Brad Tisdale, 412-481-0333, bct@ua449.com 

6093: TM 202 Vertive Thermal Management Small Systems
This course prepares the student to safely and correctly perform critical tasks required to commission, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair the current small systems (MiniMate2, MiniMate3 w/iCOM and DataMate) as well as the SRC and CMS products (SRC/CMS are instruction only—No hands-on). Homework assignments are part of the class curriculum. This course is for the experienced Thermal Management Technician (1 to 2 years Diploma, Technical School Degree, or 6-year military HVAC/R experience, and EPA Certification) responsible for commissioning, warranty repairs, and service of Vertiv Thermal Management Small Systems. A laptop with a USB port is required to attend this course.

Course Date:   October 18 – 20, 2022
Time: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: GLRTC
Ann Arbor, MI     
Instructor: TBD

6042: SER 270 30 Series Screw and Scroll Chiller Fundamentals (Carrier Corporation)
Students will learn to operate, maintain, troubleshoot and service Carrier’s complete line of 30 series air-cooled and water-cooled chillers. Models include 30GX/HX, RA, RB, and XA, XW. This course is a must for any technician whose job it is to service the complete line of 30 series chillers. Studies include chiller refrigeration cycle, compressor theory, cooler heat transfer, and water and aircooled condensers. Participants will also learn how to analyze performance by recording and analyzing refrigerant and water pressures and temperatures. Admittance into this course is subject to Carrier Corporation’s registration policies. When registering for this course, please email cathym@uanet.org with the company you work for and if you are a Lead AP. . Admittance into this course is subject to Carrier Corporation’s registration policies. When registering for this course, please email cathym@uanet.org with the company you work for and indicate if you are a Lead AP.  Personal protective equipment is required.

Course Date:   October 18 – 21, 2022
Time: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: GLRTC
Ann Arbor, MI     
Instructor: TBD