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Plumbing Fundamentals

Plumbing Fundamentals

Thursday, October 3, 2019
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM (CDT)

Event Details

AAGM has once again partnered with HD Supply to provide FREE Maintenance classes to our members!

This 3-hour class is an introduction and overview of operation, maintenance and repair of a typical residential grade water heater tank. The course will present and clarify operation fundamentals of the Natural Gas burner and In-Tank Electrode water heaters, and typical equipment parts layout and design. It will identify major serviceable components and maintenance procedures used to set-up, operate, troubleshoot, repair, and clean a typical residential grade water heater.


Topics covered in this class will include:

  • Safety when making repairs
  • Introduction to the dynamics of heating water
  • Major components of a gas fired tank
  • Major components of an electric fired tank
  • Thermostat control system and components: Gas
  • Thermostat control system and components: Electric
  • Trouble-shooting common work order issues and complaints
  • Common repairs
  • Testing electrical components with a Multi-Meter
  • Preventative maintenance

Click on the link to the right to register online through the HD Supply website (walk-in registrations will be accepted if space is available).

Registration Information