Schools and Events


Schools and Events
All events are open to CBHCC members.

2019

OCTOBER
8
 
Condensing and Non-Condensing Boilers School
Students will learn the differences and similarities between the installation of Condensing and Non-Condensing boilers. The class will include the proper installation of Full Flow/Primary-Secondary Systems, proper components, as well as the water quality in these systems. Registration deadline is September 25.
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OCTOBER
8
 
CBHCC Fall Fling - WhirlyBall Chicago!
Let the Games Begin! Join CBHCC as we group up to ten players at a time for a game in souped-up bumper cars called WhirlyBugs with scoops and wiffle balls. It's like a combination of lacrosse and bumper cars! WhirlyBall is not just a name...it's the name of the game, too. And one crazy-fun game it is! Click here for information on the game. The fun will be capped off with great food and two drink tickets (domestic beer, soda or water) for each attendee. Sponsorship opportunities are available To keep the ticket price down, CBHCC is offering sponsorships for the 2019 Fall Fling. For $500, your company will receive: - Your logo included on CBHCC's website, all Fall Fling announcements, and on CBHCC's Facebook page - Two tickets to the Fall Fling
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OCTOBER
22
 
Pump Service School
In this pump service school students will learn about Centrifugal Pumps: what the do, and the differentiation between types; Pump Seals and Pump Curves; and servicing inline and base mounted pumps. Registration deadline is Oct. 8.
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NOVEMBER
13
 
Basic Steam School
Participants will learn the basics of commercial and industrial steam. Topics include: Steam tables, Steam trap theory and operation, condensate return pumps, boiler feed/make-up water systems and much more. We will discuss best piping practices, common installation rules and troubleshooting tips. Registration deadline is Oct. 30.
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DECEMBER
3
 
VFD and ECM Motors School
Join Bornquist's Dan Watkins on Tuesday, December 3, as he provides students with an overview of VFD pump drives and ECM motors in pumps for new installations. The course will include: variable speed pumping, traditional VFD's, pumps with ECM motors and sensored versus sensorless control of pumps. This course is sure to enhance your credibility on the topics.
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DECEMBER
11
 
Troubleshooting VFD's School
The Troubleshooting Variable Frequency Drives School is a hands-on, application-focused class covering the programming and troubleshooting of the ABB Model ACH550 VFD. The registration deadline is Wednesday, November 27, 2019.
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2020

FEBRUARY
11
 
Advanced Gas Regulators School
This course will provide a solid foundation for working with natural gas regulators. The course will include: regulator internal components, orifice and spring change out, proper installation, regulator types and installation orientation and trouble-shooting. A course that is sure to enhance your credibility on the topic. Registration will open closer to the class date.
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MARCH
5
 
Liebert School
The Liebert School will provide students with an overview of maintenance, as well as troubleshooting and setup of various Liebert models. Registration will open closes to the class date.
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MARCH
10
 
VAV Basics School
Join CBHCC and Ryan Hoger from Temperature Equipment Corporation for a class on Variable Air Volume (VAV) Systems. VAV Systems have been around for decades, yet they are often misunderstood and misapplied. And to complicate things more, energy codes are increasing the level of complexity of the control systems associated with VAV. So in this seminar we will start you at the beginning and bring you all the way up to 2019. Registration will open closer to the class date.
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APRIL
7
 
VRF School
This course equips service technicians with the knowledge, tools and ability to install and commission a Toshiba-Carrier VRF system. A factory certified instructor will lead the class and cover installation best practices, commissioning sequence, and test operation. A portion of the class will be hands-on utilizing our Toshiba-Carrier heat recovery VRF system. Registration will open closer to the class date.
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MAY
6
 
Chiller School
This school specifically covers Scroll and Screw Compressors. Topics include: Screw and scroll chillers installation, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting. The school will also include a hands-on session with the Carrier Aqua Snap chiller. Attendees need to bring work boots, safety glasses and a long sleeve work shirt. Registration will open closer to the school date.
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