Wednesday, March 29, 2017
1:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
CEU Value 0.2
Ductless Inverter System Components Testing
Presented by: Mark Harte, Mark McQuay, Josh Barr, Michael Ragan, and Thomasena Philen of Daikin
Location: Legacy South 3
After a brief introduction, this exciting, hands-on session will focus on the testing of inverter boards, EEVs,
compressor insulation, diode bridges, power modules, thermistors and other components found on inverter-
controlled equipment. Attendees of the session will move from station to station as they learn to evaluate
these components in a high-energy setting.
For safety reasons, session attendance is strictly limited to 24. Sorry, but those arriving after the room has
reached this capacity will not be granted admission.
Note: Technicians should always consult manufacturer’s service manuals for details and methods specific to
Let's Start Off on the Right Foot
Presented by: Don Fort of LG Electronics
The continued satisfactory operation of a ductless split system is greatly affected by the quality of the
installation and start-up procedures. This session will concentrate on the industry's best practices for the
successful start-up of ductless split air conditioning equipment.
An Intelligent Approach to System Diagnostics
Presented by: Bill Jones of Kriwan
Location: Forum East 4
It's a known fact that 90% of all compressor failures are caused by external factors. With intelligent electronic
protection devices, 80% of these can be prevented and diagnosed quickly in the field. With downtime,
returned service calls and warranty returns are driving up expenses. The need for protecting a system while
providing communication and early diagnostics is now a necessity. This session will address such
technologies as well as easy-to-implement strategies for introducing this material to your students.
Training On Fire: Creating Contagious Learning
Presented by: Martin Easley of Valley College
Location: Forum West 1 & 2 (66)
This session will equip the trainer with a new outlook and focus to instruct and train with passion. Make your
training contagious for the learner. Bring the classroom to life by invoking a fire and passion within the
learner in order to make the average instructional day superior! Make your efforts shine!