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HVAC Troubleshooting Techniques
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Training location:  NYSWDA Training Center - 5869 Fisher Road, East Syracuse, NY  13057

This training is for:
EXPERIENCED WAP heating technicians / HVAC technicians and contractors

Course Description:
This challenging 2-day course will teach the skills required to troubleshoot a furnace or boiler to the component level. Using a multimeter and unit schematics, an HVAC technician will learn the skills necessary to quickly and accurately diagnose HVAC system problems. In NYDA's state-of-the-art HVAC lab, trainees will troubleshoot computer-simulated HVAC circuits and controls and will diagnose up to 5 different furnaces, all having had their controls rigged to fail under various conditions. As part of this training, attendees will also learn electrical theory including OHM's Law, series and parallel circuits, wiring schematic interpretation, and multimeter use.


Day One: Classroom

  • Electrical theory
  • How to read wiring schematics
  • Sequence of operation
  • Troubleshooting with multimeters
  • Computer simulated troubleshooting

Day Two: Classroom/ HVAC Lab

  • Computer simulated troubleshooting
  • Hands-on lab troubleshooting skills

Course covers the dates of April 26-27, 2017


HVAC technician/contractor with basic knowledge of heating control circuits and components- no rookies

Class Size: 6




  Adam Harris - NYSWDA


Other Notes:
Attendees please bring your digital multimeter w/ spare batteries & flashlight 

Course Fees:  
$262/person - NY Weatherization Sub-grantees 
$375/person - affiliate members
$750/person - non-members 

For information on becoming an affiliate member, please contact Drew Ehrlich in our Guilderland office (518) 690-0494 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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Location NYSWDA Training Center - East Syracuse