Facts and Information Page GS 102:
1 week of day school or 2 weeks of evening classes = 40+ hours of training
Gas Furnace Troubleshooting
Course Objective: The training program is designed to give students both a comprehensive understanding of the fundamentals of gas furnaces, concepts and the practical hands-on mechanical and electrical troubleshooting skills found in the trade.
Course Outline: The course is divided into three major troubleshooting sections.
Section 1: Mechanical
Section 2: Electrical
Section 3: Furnace Troubleshooting
The students work with the instructor, and complete furnace start up.
Class Hours: 5 + Training Days. Class Hours: M-T-W-Th -F:
Days 9:00 AM -5:00 PM.
Basic Classroom Instruction
Part 1 - WA2015-488 24 approved hours
Part 2 - WA2015-489 16 approved hours
Tools: All tools and equipment used in our shop and lab sessions are furnished by the school. with the exception of a VOM. Students will need to bring their own Fluke 116 meters.
Certification of Completion: Upon correctly diagnosing 100 "service calls" and demonstrating proficiency in troubleshooting all major furnace components and controls, a CERTIFICATION OF COMPLETION will be awarded.
To successfully complete the course, students demonstrate the ability to correctly electrically troubleshoot a furnace in six minutes or less.