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Class Descriptions

Learn more by reviewing the Goulds Water Technology Factory School Brochure

Res. Water System Product Application & Troubleshooting School –

The Water Systems class covers all GWT water system pumps and accessories, including submersible pumps, shallow and deep well jet pumps, electrical accessories, fittings, tanks and residential drives. During the three-day class, attendees will receive instruction regarding the sizing, applications and features/benefits of each product, as well as interactive training in the lab, including setup, installation and troubleshooting. The Water Systems class also includes a plant tour of our manufacturing facility in Auburn, NY, as well as a plant tour of our Aquavar Solo Variable Frequency Drive vendor Emcom, also in Auburn.

Each attendee will learn how to select and size the proper pump for the application. In addition, attendees will receive valuable experience in installation, set-up and troubleshooting of residential water systems.

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Variable Speed Drive Product & Application School –

The Drive course covers all Commercial/Industrial GWT variable speed drives, including Hydrovar, SPD, CPC and IPC. During the three-day class, attendees will receive instruction on sizing, applications and features/benefits of each product and hands-on training in the lab, including setup, installation and troubleshooting.

Each attendee will learn how to select and size the proper drive for the application. In addition, attendees will gain valuable experience regarding installation, set-up and troubleshooting of all drives.

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Wastewater Pumping Product & Application School –

The Wastewater class covers all GWT wastewater pumps and accessories, including sump, effluent, sewage pumps, panels, basins, switches and fittings. During the three-day class, attendees will receive instruction on sizing, applications and features/benefits, as well as interactive training in the lab, including setup, installation and troubleshooting. The Wastewater class also includes a plant tour of our manufacturing facility in Auburn, NY.

Each attendee will learn how to select and size the proper pump for the application. In addition, attendees will gain valuable experience regarding installation, set-up and troubleshooting of wastewater pumps and panels.

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Commercial/Industrial Pump Product & Application School –

The Commercial/Industrial course covers all GWT centrifugal pumps, including close coupled, frame mounted, single stage, multistage, horizontal and vertical pumps. In addition, the three-day class covers motors, mechanical seals, couplings and commercial/industrial drives. Attendees will receive instruction on sizing, applications and features/benefits of each product and interactive training in the lab, including set-up, installation and troubleshooting. The Commercial course also includes a plant tour of our manufacturing facility in Auburn, NY.

Each attendee will learn how to select and size the proper pump for the application. In addition, attendees will gain valuable experience regarding installation, set-up, troubleshooting and repair of commercial pumps.

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Advanced – Power, Electrical Issues, Hydraulics, Motors, Efficiency Standards, Meters, Advanced Commercial/Industrial Drive Features and Software –

***Prerequisite: Minimum five years’ experience with pumps and drives. Pre-approval is required.

The advanced class covers power supplies, grounding and protection, motors and controls, hydraulics, efficiency standards, meters, advanced drive features and troubleshooting. The Advanced Class also includes a plant tour of our manufacturing facility in Auburn, NY. Each attendee will gain a better understanding of the interworkings of pumps and drives. In addition, attendees will gain valuable lab experience regarding advanced parameters, option cards and duplex set up of our Commercial/Industrial VFD’s.

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