Seminar Overview

This two-day course – offered for the first time and on a limited basis in 2018 – is designed to meet the essential needs of every maintenance technician in every type of facility. It is the first course of its kind to cover the fundamentals of electrical, HVAC, and mechanical maintenance tasks in a single two-day seminar, along with the basic safety skills that every worker needs.

This is an ideal starter course for new hires as well as experienced technicians who made need a refresher, and an excellent base for the more in-depth training we offer in our electrical, HVAC, and mechanical categories. Combine it with our new Troubleshooting Essentials for a 4-day workshop that will put your facility on a path to better safety and productivity.

This 2-day seminar is just $1100. 

Download the General Maintenance and Troubleshooting Essentials brochure

Day One - Discussion Topics

Basic Electrical Skills: 

Electrical Safety in the workplace: 2018 NFPA 70E, OSHA
When and how to select Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Lockout/tagout (LOTO)
Multimeter Selection and Safety
Electricity Fundamentals (Voltage, Current, and Resistance)
AC vs. DC and their Applications
Single Phase vs. Three Phase



Day Two - Discussion Topics

Basic Electrical Skills continued:

Transformers and Electrical Distribution
How to Select and Replace Switches and Receptacles
General Wiring Techniques
Checking and Replacing Fuses
When and Where should GFCI’s be Used
Replacing Light Fixtures/Ballast or Replace with LEDs
Electric Motor Basics and Troubleshooting
Fundamentals of Reading Electrical Schematics
Preventative Maintenance Best Practices 

Basic Mechanical and HVAC Skills: 

Mechanical Safety in the Workplace
Working with hand tools
Ladder Safety
Chemical Handling safety
Proper Lifting Techniques
HVAC System Fundamentals
Bearing Fundamentals, Types, Installation, and Applications
Lubrication
V-Belt Types, Alignment, and Proper Tensioning Procedures
Basics of Pumps, Blowers, and Fans
Fire Extinguisher Use and Inspection
 

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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Upon completion of this seminar, the student will receive a certification of completion with 8 classroom hours (.8 TPC Training CEUs) per day attended. Visit our continuing education units page to determine if this class is accepted by  your state licensing agency.

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