Manufacturer classes will tackle troubleshooting, change-out procedures and several other compressor topics.

BRISTOL, Va. - Bristol Compressors has launched a new training program that will aim to provide technicians, dealers and contractors with the latest compressor research and technology. The program will include field analysis and reliability studies on compressors, as well as mechanical and electrical trouble-shooting, compressor change-out procedures, and computer training including Internet tools and Web-based cross-reference engines.

"The HVAC industry is rapidly changing as improved technologies and innovations are introduced and compliance issues are addressed," said Barry Rust, director of marketing for Bristol Compressors. "This training seminar offers a common sense, user-friendly approach to understanding the most modern technology in the HVAC industry."

At the end of the program, attendees will be given a technical resource manual featuring product and installation information and a slide-rule trouble-shooting guide. They will also receive a certificate for submission to be credited for two hours of continuing education from North American Technician Excellence.

For further details on the course, call (276) 645-2430 or visit