MORTON GROVE, IL – Continuing education is a crucial part of any vocational trade. With ongoing technological advancements, it is vital HVAC professionals invest in continuing education. Bell & Gossett®, a brand of Xylem Inc., and a leader in education for the hydronic heating and plumbing industries, announced its fourth quarter 2014 seminar schedule for the Little Red Schoolhouse®.
“Little Red Schoolhouse seminars provide attendees with the knowledge and tools needed to take industry skills to the next level,” said Larry Konopacz, Manager, Training and Education, Little Red Schoolhouse, Xylem. “By introducing students to a system solutions approach, we help them consider the complete needs of their customer.”
The Little Red Schoolhouse is authorized to offer International Association for Continuing Education & Training (IACET) continuing education units (CEUs) for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard. Seminars – tailored to engineers, wholesalers and contractors – are taught by LEED® Accredited Professionals and attendees earn 1.7 CEUs upon successful completion.
Little Red Schoolhouse seminars and dates for the fourth quarter include:
Modern Hydronic Heating Systems – Basic Seminar* Oct. 6-8
Service & Maintenance of Water Based HVAC Systems Seminar Oct. 20-22
Design & Application of Water Based HVAC Systems Seminar* Nov. 3-5
Large Chilled Water System Design Seminar* Nov. 10-12
Plumbing Systems Design Seminar Nov. 17-19
Design & Application of Water Based HVAC Systems Seminar* Dec. 8-10
* Seminar approved by Green Building Certification Institute to provide credit toward the credential maintenance requirements of the LEED Green Associate and LEED AP certifications.
To view the fall 2014 Little Red Schoolhouse promotional video, visit: http://bellgossett.com/training-education/.
Since 1954, the Little Red Schoolhouse has trained more than 60,000 engineers, contractors and installers globally in the proper design, installation and maintenance of hydronic systems. The fully equipped learning center seats 40 students, so it is recommended to sign up for classes as soon as possible. An exception is the Service & Maintenance of Water Based HVAC Systems Seminar, which is limited to 25 attendees.
For seminar descriptions and enrollment information, visit www.bellgossett.com/training-education/. Reservations must be made through a Bell & Gossett representative. A complete list of representatives, including contact names and phone numbers, is listed on the website.
Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology provider, enabling customers to transport, treat, test and efficiently use water in public utility, residential and commercial building services, industrial and agricultural settings. The company does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands, and its people bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on finding local solutions to the world’s most challenging water and wastewater problems. Xylem is headquartered in Rye Brook, N.Y., with 2013 revenues of $3.8 billion and more than 12,500 employees worldwide. Xylem was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for the last two years for advancing sustainable business practices and solutions worldwide.