Air Flow Basics through Troubleshooting

Registration is at an external URL for this event.

  • August 12, 2024 - August 13, 2024
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Air Flow Basics Through Troubleshooting class will help installation, sales, and service technicians better understand what creates air movement, what prevents it, how to direct it, and lastly, how to identify and correct the cause of insufficient air flow. Technicians new to the profession will find air flow explained in a simplified manner. Seasoned techs will likely find new information and/or new methods of delivery to assist technicians entering the HVAC profession.

This class will cover:

  • • Measurements vs design
  • • Air filtration
  • • Setting CFM
  • • Troubleshooting
  • • Zoning vs EMS/BAS
  • • Duct sizing
  • • Air balancing for the service tech
  • • Fan Laws

Registration includes: Lunch

Who Should Attend: PM Technicians, Repair Technicians, Install Technicians, and Service Managers

Our Instructor: John Nowicki has been in the HVAC industry since 1985 and has worked for leading contractors in the Southeastern PA region. His background includes residential through light industrial HVAC diagnostics and repairs. John also has experience as a residential service manager and in residential and light commercial installation. His current positions are Lead Technical Trainer, Commercial Field Instructor, Technical Advisor, and Apprenticeship Manager. John often describes himself as passionate about excellence in the HVAC profession and helping others become the best they can be. His fellow techs often refer to him as an air flow nerd.

Hotel Accommodations

PPATEC is pleased to partner with local hotels that are in close proximity to our primary training venues. Our hotel partners offer student discounted rates on overnight accommodations. Please see the link below to visit our hotel partners page.

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Venue Phone: (717) 939-1781

Venue Website:

PPA Training Center, 911B South Eisenhower Boulevard, Middletown, Pennsylvania, 17057, United States


911B South Eisenhower Blvd
Middletown, PA  17057