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.

Daikin Customized Factory Training
This three-day course teaches service personnel about the Micro Tech III Controls and Daikin Rebel Service. Please contact Bradley Tisdale to enroll: bct@ua449.com or 412.481.0333. Completion of MicroTech II Modules 1-4 and Rebel Service Modules 1-4 are required (both offered online).

Course Date:   May 23 – 25, 2022
Time: 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Location: 230 Wise Road
Harmony, PA
Instructor: Daikin

6033: C-2103 YCAV Air Cooled Rotary Screw Liquid Chillers (JCI)
This three-day course teaches service personnel about the YCAV Chiller features, including the screw compressor, system ancillary components, start-up procedures, unit operation, and maintenance. Steel-toed leather shoes and long pants are required. Personal protective equipment is required.

Course Date:   May 24 – 26, 2022
Time: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: Johnson Controls
Irving, TX     
Instructor: TBD

6043: SER 275 23XRV Liquid Chiller Screw Chiller Service and Operation (Carrier Corporation)
This course is targeted at service technicians who operate or service 23XRV chillers. Chiller refrigeration cycle, compressor theory, drive theory, cooler heat transfer, and water-cooled condensers will be covered. Operation and function of the compressors, muffler, condenser, coolers, economizers, metering devices, oil concentrator and accessories are covered. The attendees will learn how to analyze performance by recording and analyzing refrigerant and water pressures and temperatures. Service technicians will be able to distinguish between chiller and system problems and to quickly diagnose problems using service logs. The class also covers the unit controls and how to set up and adjust the controls for optimum system performance. In addition, recommended prestart and start-up procedures, operational, and field issues will be covered. 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:   May 29 – 30, 2022
Time: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: GLRTC
Ann Arbor, MI     
Instructor: TBD

6071: Daikin WMC Magnetic Bearing Service and Repair
Prerequisite: Students must complete the WMC Maintenance and Operations Online Course (4 hours) before attending the in-person course. https://www.daikinapplied.com/training/our-training Please contact the Registrar’s Office with any questions. (410) 269-2009.

This three-day course teaches service personnel about the YCAV Chiller features, including the screw compressor, system ancillary components, start-up procedures, unit operation, and maintenance. Steel-toed leather shoes and long pants are required. Personal protective equipment is required.

Course Date:   September 12 – 14, 2022
Time: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: Local Union 449
Harmony, PA     
Instructor: TBD

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