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First Training

First Training is your companywide resource for training your way where you need it. We offer flexible training solutions for HVAC, Plumbing, PVF, Fluid Handling, Water, Storm, and Sewer in person and online. Our experienced HVAC staff offer entry level to advanced classes on Installation Best Practices, Proactive Maintenance, and Technical Service. Plus, EPA 608 Preparation Training and Certification. First Supply has also partnered with manufacturers and business training providers to provide valuable application, product, and business solution curriculum. First Training offers training solutions at the NEW Ed Felten Training Center in Madison, WI, along with many of our other locations in MN, WI, IA, and IL. We can also organize custom training solutions that suit your needs, such as onsite or after-hours.

February

5

Septic Maintenance and Troubleshooting Class | Ashland

  • February 5
  • 8 AM - 3 PM

Location: AmericInn, 3009 Lake Shore Drive E., Ashland, WI

  • Pre-registration is required
  • Cost: $60 per person 
  • Coffee, snacks, lunch and soda provided

Click Here to sign up for this class

April

15

EPA Section 608 Test Preparation Class & Certification Test | South St. Paul

  • April 15
  • Class: 8 AM - Noon and Test: 2 PM

Test Preparation Class

  • Time: 8 AM – Noon
  • Fee: $150
  • Lunch & beverages included

This class will prepare the student for the EPA Section 608 certification class. Certification is required by the EPA to install or service HVAC equipment. Note: Fee covers study material and tuition for the class.

Certification Test

  • Time: 2 PM
  • Fee: $100
  • Snacks & beverages included

This is the testing portion for the EPA Section 608 Certification. Please bring a laptop or tablet to take the test on. All other test material will be provided. Note: Fee covers 1 electronic test and all printed testing materials. Student MUST bring laptop or tablet to take the test on.

Location: First Supply, 290 Bridgepoint Drive, Suite 600, South St. Paul

Click here to register for the EPA Section 608 Class / Test

EPA

April

16

Gas Furnace 101 Training | South St. Paul

  • April 16
  • 1 Class | 2 Sessions

Morning Session: 8 AM – 11 AM
Afternoon Session: 1 PM – 4 PM

  • Cost: $100 per attendee

This is not a brand specific class. Topics covered will include installation and service. All experience levels will benefit from this class. Snacks & beverages included.Thom Hardy, HVAC Trainer and Technical Manager for First Supply, will be conducting these classes.

Location: First Supply, 290 Bridgepoint Drive, Suite 600, South St. Paul

Click here to register for the Gas Furnace 101 Training

April

17

AC and HP 101 Training | South St. Paul

  • April 17
  • 1 Class | 2 Sessions

Morning Session: 8 AM – 11 AM
Afternoon Session: 1 PM – 4 PM

  • Cost: $100 per attendee

This class is not brand specific. We will cover the basics operations of the Air Conditioning System and the Heat Pump System. Topics covered will include install and service. All experience levels will benefit from this class. Thom Hardy, HVAC Trainer and Technical Manager for First Supply, will be conducting these trainings.

Location: First Supply, 290 Bridgepoint Drive, Suite 600, South St. Paul

Click here to register for the AC and HP 101 Training

April

17

IBC Residential Boiler Training | Sheboygan

  • April 17
  • 10 AM - 4:30 PM

  Class is Full  

Looking for IBC Residential Boiler Training? Register to attend our training in Sheboygan on April 17th!

  • Training conducted by Jamie Johnson
  • Optional overnight stay on 4/17 available (compliments of IBC)

Location: IBC Training Center, 4507 South Taylor Drive, Sheboygan, WI 53081

IBC

April

18

IBC Commercial Boiler Training | Sheboygan

  • April 18
  • 8 AM - 1:30 PM

Looking for IBC Commercial Boiler Training? Register to attend our training in Sheboygan on April 18th!

  • Training conducted by Jamie Johnson

Location: IBC Training Center, 4507 South Taylor Drive, Sheboygan, WI 53081

Click here to register for the IBC Training

IBC

April

18

A2L Low GWP Refrigerant Training Certification | South St. Paul

  • April 18
  • South St. Paul

2024 Certification Class & Test

  • Time: 8 AM – 3 PM
  • Fee: $150
  • Lunch, snacks & beverages included

In this class we will cover the properties, characteristics, servicing and handling of the NEW A2L refrigerants. Cost will cover the class and the certification test. Note: Students will need to bring laptop or tablet to access online certification test.

Location: First Supply, 290 Bridgepoint Drive, Suite 600, South St. Paul

Click here to register for the A2L Low GWP Class / Test

EPA

April

23

Duct Design for Profit and Efficiency | Madison

  • April 23-24
  • 2-Day Class - 8 AM

Learn how to correctly design a residential duct system using ACCA’s Manual D and save money and labor. Learn the importance of Manual J, S, D & T. You will also learn how to evaluate and correct existing systems for retro-fit and warranty work.

Class Mission: Help dealers increase profits through efficient duct design by:

  • Increasing comfort and efficiency
  • Reducing noise and operating costs
  • Reducing warranty costs and customer complaints
  • Reducing labor costs
  • Increasing sales by adding value
  • Enhancing product and dealer value
  • Understand the cost of manufacturing
  • Proper system checkout and startup to reduce call backs
  • Taking pride in doing the job right

Who Should Attend? Owners, Installers, Service Technicians, Shop Fabrication specialists, Retail Sales Professionals and Service & Install Managers.

  • Trainer: Candy Cunningham
  • Cost: $1,200 - Billed to your First Supply Account
  • Includes: 2-day class, lunch on Tuesday and Wednesday, Dinner Tuesday evening, (1) hotel stay Tuesday night, snacks and beverages.

Location: First Supply, Badger Training Room, Madison

Click here to register for this 2-Day Duct Design Class

April

24

POWTS Maintainer Qualifier Class | Weston

  • April 24
  • 8 AM - 3 PM

Installation and Troubleshooting Septic Systems

This class will cover maintenance needed from basic septic systems to the complex systems. Also learn how to sample and troubleshoot controls and floats.

6.0 CEU Credits: Journeyman Plumber License, Journeyman Plumber-Restricted Appliance License, Journeyman Plumber-Restricted Service License, Master Plumber License, Master Plumber-Restricted Appliance License, Master Plumber-Restricted Service License, POWTS Inspector Certification and Soil Tester Certification.

  • Cost: $200 per person
  • Lunch, snacks & beverages provided
  • Space is limited to 35 people (Min. 10)
  • Trainer: Mark Prevost

Location: Fairfield Inn & Suites Wausau, 7100 Stone Ridge Drive, Weston, WI 54476

Click here to register for the POWTS Maintainer Qualifier Class

April

25

A2L Low GWP Refrigerant Training Certification | Green Bay

  • April 25
  • Green Bay

2024 Certification Class & Test

  • Time: 10 AM – 5 PM
  • Fee: $150
  • Lunch, snacks & beverages included

In this class we will cover the properties, characteristics, servicing and handling of the NEW A2L refrigerants. Cost will cover the class and the certification test. Note: Students will need to bring laptop or tablet to access online certification test.

Location: Holiday Inn & Suites - Green Bay Stadium, 2785 Ramada Way, Green Bay, WI 54304

Click here to register for the A2L Low GWP Class / Test

EPA

April

30

Introduction to Heat Pumps | Rhinelander

  • April 30
  • 1 Class | 2 Sessions

In this class we will cover the heat pump. the discussion will include design, install and service. This class is intended for all skill sets. Thom Hardy, HVAC Training and Technical Service Manager for First Supply, will be conducting this training.

Morning Session: 8 AM – 11 AM
Afternoon Session: 1 PM – 4 PM

  • Cost: $50*
  • Snacks & beverages included

Location: Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 1958 Navajo St., Rhinelander, WI 54501

Click here to register to attend one of these training sessions.

May

30

A2L Low GWP Refrigerant Training Certification | Rochester

  • May 30
  • 8 AM - 3 PM

2024 Certification Class & Test

  • Time: 8 AM – 3 PM
  • Fee: $150
  • Breakfast, lunch, snacks & beverages included

In this class we will cover the properties, characteristics, servicing and handling of the NEW A2L refrigerants. Cost will cover the class and the certification test. Note: Students will need to bring laptop or tablet to access online certification test. 

Location: First Supply, 3815 Highway 14 W., Rochester

Click here to register for the A2L Low GWP Class / Test

EPA


Cancellation Policy: If you are unable to attend a training session you scheduled, please contact Thom Hardy at [email protected] ASAP. Attendees will be charged 50% for classes they cancel with less than 48 hours’ notice. Attendees will be charged 100% for classes they don’t attend without canceling first. Minimum class size is six attendees, or as listed on training flyer. If size requirements aren’t met, classes may be cancelled. Fees for classes cancelled by First Supply will be refunded in full. Cancellation Policy subject to change.