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Training Opportunities

Mestek's 2019 Technical Service Training

Basic Commercial Boiler Room Design, Start-up/Service/Maintenance

Join us at the Reed Institute Educational Center located in Westfield, MA for our product specific hands-on training. This two-day class is designed for individuals on the technical service side of the business. You will gain a thorough understanding of boilers and water heaters under the Advanced Thermal Hydronics and RBI brands. From start-up and service to the programming of HeatNet, attendees will learn to optimize equipment performance and minimize emergency service calls.


After completion of the seminar, you will be able to:


  • Understand basic boiler room design in relation to troubleshooting under-performing boilers.

  • Perform start-up, troubleshooting, and maintenance procedures for KN and RBI units.

  • Identify and address common challenges associated with modern boiler rooms and equipment that can affect system performance, such as gas supply, venting, makeup air, piping, pumping, and valves.

  • Gain proficiency with the HeatNet control platform as a system integration control, utilizing its sensors, inputs, outputs, and HeatNet Online diagnostics to optimize total system performance and cut down on service calls related to the boiler.


The Reed Institute provides training and meals at no charge. Attendees are responsible for lodging and transportation only. Transportation from the hotel to the training facility provided if necessary.


Class size is limited and the seats always fill up incredibly fast! Be sure to sign up early to secure your spot!


2019 Remaining Class Dates


  • August 14 & 15
  • August 28 & 29
  • September 11 & 12
  • September 25 & 26

Meet the Instructor

John Wrobel

Director of Training and Development, John Wrobel. John joined the Mestek team in 2017 and has been hard at work updating our curriculum to make sure we bring you the best training available.


John comes to Mestek with of over 33 years of experience in the HVAC industry including 14 years working hands-on technical and applications trainer. Most recently, John served as a training manager with a concentration on hydronic boilers and water heaters managing all technical and sales training for the North American markets.

The Reed Institute Educational Center is our state-of-the-art classroom and hands-on lab located at Mestek’s corporate headquarters in Westfield, MA. Attendees have access to train on the latest KN and RBI equipment, including RBI Flexcore and Infinite Energy units, as well as HeatNet simulators.

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