Air-Cooled Generator Training

Air-Cooled Generator Training Course

3-Day Class (Effective September 1, 2014)

Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Class ends at 5:00pm on last day of class.)

Laptop Requirements – A PC with CD drive running MS Windows operating systems (Windows 98, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 or 8) along with the latest version of Adobe Reader.

Required on-line classes – (Learning Center) Basic Electricity, Basic Generator Theory, Air Cooled Engines and Schematic 1.

Cost:  $650 – includes program materials and lunch.

Curriculum

  • Nightly exercises
  • Electrical safety
  • Generator fundamentals
  • Engine and generator controls, fuel systems, maintenance, basic installation guidelines
  • Hands-on trouble-shooting and operation
  • Alternator operation and testing
  • Engine operation, familiarization and testing
  • Battery, starter and charging system fundamentals and testing
  • Transfer switches familiarization and  testing
  • Installation and application information
  • Hands on troubleshooting
  • Complete unit teardown and rebuild
  • Use of schematics and wiring diagrams

Please be advised – all cotton clothing required. No polyester, shorts, tank tops, sneakers or open-toed shoes allowed. Cell phones and/or pagers are not allowed during training.

Classes are generally limited to 12 students and fill up quickly. If you are interested in attending an upcoming class please contact Shelly Keene, 508.229.1472 or skeene@asne.com.

Attendees must furnish their own transportation and accommodations. The recommended lodging is Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, 265 Lakeside Ave., Marlborough, MA 01752. 508.481.3000.

ASNE will confirm program reservations. Registration must be received at least 14 days prior to desired training program date and payment for the class is due in full with registration. ASNE is responsible for only the return of the program fee if for any reason we cancel the scheduled service training program.



Note: All available training course dates are listed at the bottom of the form.
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  • Please Note: A cancellation fee of $125.00 per person will be deducted from any refund in the event you cancel your reservation. No refund will be made if cancellation is within 24 hours of the class.

Where is the training held?

Training is held at Authorized Services of New England (ASNE) located at 410 Forest St., Marlborough, MA  01752.

What time does training start and when does it end?

Training starts at 8:00am and goes until 5:00pm each day.

Do I need to bring any tools with me?

No, everything you need for the class will be provided.

Are there any classes I need to take prior to training?

Yes… there are 4 online classes you will need to take.  This information will be sent to you a few weeks prior to the class.  (Note – you will only need to take these classes 1 time.)

I am having trouble logging in to the classes, what should I do?

You can contact Generac directly at servicetraining@generac.com for help with the website.

Is there a hotel nearby where I can stay?

Yes, the Holiday Inn is the preferred lodging.  Please contact 508.481.3000 and mention Electronic Environments when making your reservation.

Attendees must furnish their own transportation and accommodations. The recommended lodging is Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, 265 Lakeside Ave., Marlborough, MA  01752.  508.481.3000.

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites

265 Lakeside Avenue

Marlborough, MA 01752

Hotel Front Desk: 508.481.3000

Hotel Reservations: 800.315.2621

Please mention Electronic Environments Corporation when calling for reservations.

Driving Directions:

Take MA Turnpike (I-90) to Exit 11A, to I-495. Take I-495 North and follow to Exit 24A (Route 20 East). After exiting the ramp, move to the left lane the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites is quickly on the left. From Cape Cod: Take Route I-495 North and follow to Exit 24A (Route 20 East). After exiting the ramp, move to the left lane the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites is quickly on the left. From Connecticut: Take MA Turnpike (I-90) East to Exit 11A, Route I-495. Take Route I-495 North and follow to Exit 24A (Route 20 East). After exiting the ramp move to the left lane, the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites is quickly on the left. From the North: Take Route I-495 South to Exit 24A, Route 20 East. After exiting the ramp, move to the left lane, and Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites is quickly on the left. From the West Take I-290 East to Exit 26A (Route I-495 South). Follow I-495 South and take Exit 24A (Route 20 East) After exiting the ramp, move to the left lane and the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites is quickly on the left.

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