february 2020

thu27feb5:00 pm8:00 pmEvent OverFeaturedBasic Electrical for the HVAC Technician5:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST ABC of Wisconsin, 5330 Wall St., Madison, WI 53718

Event Details

This hands-on training has been designed to identify, test, and describe HVAC components and their functions. Pictorial/letter diagrams and trace electrical circuits will be covered along with instruction for how to troubleshoot and repair units using tools supplied on furnace simulators.

Who should attend: Entry-level HVAC technicians, HVAC or sheet metal apprentices or technicians interested in reviewing basic HVAC electrical content. Although it is not limited to apprentices, this course counts toward 6 hours unpaid apprenticeship hours for HVAC and sheet metal apprentices.

Covered Topics:

  • Electrical terminology
  • AC/DC voltage
  • HVAC furnace electrical components and schematic symbols
  • Series and parallel circuits
  • Open and short-circuits
  • Safety and operating circuits
  • Reading wiring diagrams
  • Multi-meter functions and testing
  • Furnace sequence of operations
  • Component testing
  • Checking amp draw an A/C circuit.
  • Checking flame signal.
  • Resistance and capacitance testing
  • Hands on troubleshooting using real-time Furnace simulators.

Instructor:  Mike Breen, Technical Support & Training Manager, Auer Steel & Heating Supply Co.


February 27, and March 12, 2020

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm (6 total Hours)


$65.00 – Apprentices and Employees of ABC Members

$125.00 – Non-member Invited Guests

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(Thursday) 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST


ABC of Wisconsin

5330 Wall St., Madison, WI 53718