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Danfoss Turbocor Training Catalog

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Table of Contents
1.

Introduction .................................................................................................................... 3

2.

Danfoss Turbocor Learning Center................................................................................. 3

3.

Danfoss Turbocor Instructors Profile .............................................................................. 4

4.

Registration .................................................................................................................... 5
Select a course............................................................................................................... 5
Register .......................................................................................................................... 5

5.

Payment ......................................................................................................................... 5
Purchase Order for the course fee.................................................................................. 5
Advance Payment Required ........................................................................................... 5
Confirmation of Registration ........................................................................................... 5

6.

Cancellation / Confirmation Policy .................................................................................. 6

7.

Travel / Transportation ................................................................................................... 6

8.

Hotel ............................................................................................................................... 6

9.

Of Special Interest in Tallahassee .................................................................................. 6

10.

Training .......................................................................................................................... 7
DTC Plant.......................................................................................................................7
Training at Your Facility .................................................................................................. 7

11.

Training Materials ........................................................................................................... 7

12.

Factory Tours ................................................................................................................. 7

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Questions ....................................................................................................................... 7

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Training Location .........................................................................................................8


DTC Plant......................................................................................................................8

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Training Courses ...........................................................................................................9


Compressor Features & Advantages .............................................................................10
Compressor Advantages & Market Position 1................................................................11
Compressor Theory & System Design 1 ........................................................................12
Compressor Operation, Service & Repair 1 ...................................................................13
Compressor Basics & Maintenance ...............................................................................14
Compressor Basics, Service & Repair 1 ........................................................................15

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Training Registration Form ......................................................................................................16.


Area Map.........................................................................................................................................17.

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1. Introduction
Danfoss Turbocor Compressors (DTC) makes the world's first oil-free, magnetic bearing
centrifugal compressor designed for the commercial heating, ventilation, and air conditioning
(HVAC) industry. Using a combination of aerospace, magnetic bearing, and digital electronic
technologies, its compressors are used in air and water-cooled chillers and rooftop units. The
DTC compressor is one of the most energy efficient compressors in the industry. Hotels,
hospitals, industrial facilities, office buildings, and schools are primary users of its products.
DTC operates a 72,500 sq. ft., stage-one manufacturing plant in Tallahassee, Florida, USA and
maintains offices in North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.
For an introduction to the Turbocor compressor, please visit our website at www.turbocor.com.

2. Danfoss Turbocor Learning Center


DTC offers a series of training classes designed to provide the necessary information for selling,
operating and servicing Turbocor products and their applications. We have made every effort to
create a training program that is both informative and enjoyable. It consists of a selected
schedule of learning sessions that we have developed according to your requirements.
Highly qualified and field-experienced instructors of the DTC Learning Center will provide you
with a high level of training.

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3. Danfoss Turbocor Instructors Profile


Arjen van den Hoek
Arjen has over 20 years of experience in the HVAC industry. Prior to joining DTC as a Test
Engineer in 2001, Arjen worked as a Project Engineer in the Building Automation Industry and
as Project Manager of Controls in the Process and Industrial Automation Industry. In his present
position as a Senior Customer Support Engineer in Europe, Arjen provides onsite
commissioning support for new OEMs, trains OEMs and their customers on the operation of the
Turbocor compressor, and assists customers in application issues. Also, he contributes in
developing new training material and manuals.
Bruce White
For more than 40 years, Bruce has worked in the Australian HVAC industry including more than
20 years with a major manufacturer of all types of equipment from centrifugal chillers to hp
window A/Cs, and 15 years in service management and engineering roles.
Prior to joining DTC in 2008 for applications and training, Bruce spent nine years in Engineering
and Application at a major Australian chiller manufacturer. Bruce currently manages the
Customer Support and Service department in Tallahassee.
Giuseppe Piol
Giuseppe has over 14 years of experience in the HVAC industry. Prior to joining DTC in 2009,
Giuseppe worked as European After-Sales Manager, Trainer, and Support Engineer for a
leading European Air-conditioning Equipment Manufacturer. In his present position as a
Technical Customer Support Engineer in Europe, Giuseppe provides on-site commissioning
support for new OEMs, trains of OEMs and their customers on the operation of the Turbocor
compressor, and assists customers in application issues.
Heath Whiddon
Heath has over 12 years of experience in the HVAC industry. As a field service technician, he
installed, maintained, serviced, and repaired all types and brands of HVAC equipment including
chillers, roof-top packaged systems, computer room cooling systems, pumps, and cooling
towers. He has worked on most types of compressors including centrifugal, screw,
reciprocating, and scroll. Since joining DTC in 2008 as a Compressor Technical Specialist,
Heath provides global and regional technical support and training for owners, operators, and
contractors. Furthermore, he contributes in developing and maintaining our service literature.
Brian Selph
Brian has around 17 years of experience in the HVAC industry. He has worked as a service
technician and supervisor for a number of companies in the Florida/Georgia area. He is
currently certified as a class A HVAC contractor in the state of Florida. Areas of experience and
expertise include extensive Start up, troubleshooting and servicing central plant and centrifugal
chillers, start up and servicing of close control commercial A/C units and servicing of residential
A/C units. Brian is currently one of the Product Specialists that provide technical support and
training to our OEM customers and industry personnel, a position he has held since joining
Danfoss Turbocor in October 2010.
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4. Registration
To attend a course listed in this training catalog, please follow the instructions below:
Select a course
Review the course descriptions. To obtain the most effective training, carefully match your
participants with the appropriate courses by evaluating the course content and objectives.
Register
Register by completing the registration form and sending to:
Danfoss Turbocor Compressors
DTC Learning Center
1769 E. Paul Dirac Drive Tallahassee, FL
32310, USA Ph: +1 (850) 504-4800
Fax: +1 (850) 201-2901
E-mail: turbocor.training@danfoss.com
Class size is limited and is offered on a first-registered, first-attend basis. If a class is full, we will
inform you about attending an alternate course date. DTC reserves the right to change class
dates or cancel classes.

5. Payment
Current OEM Customer
Purchase Order required.
Non-Customer
Pre-pay prior to registration, credit card or check.
Purchase Order for the course fee
After we receive your completed registration form, we will confirm receipt and class availability
via e-mail. However, you are not considered registered until we receive the payment for the
course cost either faxed to +1 850-201-2901 or emailed to turbocor.training@danfoss.com
(please include the name and email address of your Accounts Payable Supervisor).
Advance Payment Required
Payment in advance of the training course is mandatory; otherwise the participant will not be
admitted.
Confirmation of Registration
A confirmation of registration will be sent to the participant by email after receipt of your
payment. Please contact us if you do not receive a registration confirmation two weeks prior to
the start of class. Do not make travel reservations until you have received our confirmation that
you are registered.

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6. Cancellation / Confirmation Policy


Please confirm your class reservation at least 2 weeks prior to course start date. Cancellations
must be made at least 30 days prior to the course start date to receive a full refund.
Cancellations made three weeks prior to the course start date will receive a 50% refund. No
refunds will be issued for cancellations made 10 working days prior to the course start date. An
alternate person may use a confirmed space without penalty and substitutions may be made up
until the start of class.
DTC reserves the right to make changes to the course content or schedule. In the unlikely event
of a schedule change or cancellation of a training class, DTC is not responsible for associated
cancellation fees.

7. Travel / Transportation
Travel to and from the training location is the responsibility of the participant.
NOTE: If you are traveling outside your country of origin, you must have a valid passport, visa, if
required, and drivers license.

8. Hotel
A list of hotels in Tallahassee with DTC preferred rates can be provided upon request with the
class registration confirmation. Please make your own hotel arrangements.

9. Of Special Interest in Tallahassee


If you are interested in staying longer than the course duration, we recommend that you check
out our beautiful city and some of the wonderful things to do and see here. Take a look at our
visitors bureau website at www.visittallahassee.com.

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10. Training
Training is offered at the following location:
DTC Plant
 Danfoss Turbocor Compressors (DTC)
1769 E. Paul Dirac Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32310, USA

Training at Your Facility


For your convenience, the DTC Learning Center also provides training at your facility.
Total cost will be established based on tuition fees per participant and instructor fees plus
expenses. The client is responsible for meals and out-of-pocket expenses for attendees,
provision of training room/facilities and access to a working compressor.
A minimum of four weeks prior notice is required. Any flight incremental cost due to short notice
will be charged extra. Dates are to be agreed upon and are contingent on instructor availability.
Class Hours
Classes begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 5:00 p.m. (all days). Half day training is completed by
noon. Dress code is business casual.

11. Training Materials


Participants attending our classes will receive relevant training materials. It is highly
recommended that all attendees bring a laptop to facilitate class training and to download
required DTC service and start-up programs.

12. Factory Tours


Factory tours are available during your stay in Tallahassee and will be included for all attendees
during the first day of training. If you require additional information, please feel free to contact
us via e-mail at turbocor.training@danfoss.com or call at +1 (850) 504-4800.
Note: Open toe shoes are prohibited in manufacturing area. Safety glasses will be supplied.

13. Questions
If you require additional information, please feel free to contact us via email at turbocor.training@danfoss.com or call us at +1 (850) 504-4800.

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14. Training Locations


DTC Plant
Danfoss Turbocor Compressors 1769 East Paul Dirac Drive, Tallahassee, FL, USA 32310

Tallahassee Community College Advanced Manufacturing Center


3958 West Pensacola Street, Tallahassee, FL, USA 32304-2885

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15. Training Courses


BASIC COURSES
Code

Course Title

Course Audience

101

Compressor Features and Advantages

Specifying Consultants

102

Compressor Advantages and Market Position 1

OEM Sales Staff (product training)

103

Compressor Theory and System Design 1

OEM Design Engineers

105

Compressor Operation, Service and Repair 1

OEM Service Technicians

106

Compressor Basics and Maintenance

Plant Operators, Owners and


Maintenance Techs

107

Compressor Basics, Service and Repair 1

Factory Certified Service Providers

Notes:

All courses are on demand except Course 105 and 107 which are offered on
a regular basis (every month) in TLH. Please contact DTC to arrange the
dates.

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COMPRESSOR FEATURES & ADVANTAGES


COURSE 101
TARGET GROUP

Specifying consultants

PRE-REQUISITE

HVAC specifying engineer

CONTENT

The course includes a basic overview of the compressor and its


integrated features, advantages and capacity range.
Participants will explore case studies and receive an outline of financial
and energy savings related rebate programs.

LEARNING OUTCOME

 Gain an overall view of the company, installed base,


production, offices, number of employees, etc.
 Understand the compressors basic operating characteristics
 Know the basic applications
 Understand efficiency comparison and elaborate case studies
 Know product capacity range and models
 Understand energy saving advantages and rebate programs

DURATION

1 day

CLASS SIZE

8 20 people

COURSE FEE

Free
Fee includes relevant training material; Lunch & coffee breaks

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COMPRESSOR ADVANTAGES & MARKET POSITION 1


COURSE 102
TARGET GROUP

OEM sales staff

PRE-REQUISITE

Chiller Sales person sponsored by the OEM.

CONTENT

The course covers a basic understanding and overview of the


Turbocor compressor technology, with the focus on compressor
features and advantages. Participants will explore the technology
behind this new generation compressor, and its potential including the
advantages of centrifugal compression with oil-free technology. An
outline of financial and energy related rebate programs, green stars,
leed points and converting savings to carbon credits is also covered.
It also includes exploring case studies on various applications.

LEARNING OUTCOME

 Gain an overall view of the company, installed base,


production, offices, number of employees, etc.
 Understand the compressors basic operating characteristics
 Know the basic applications
 Explain efficiency comparison
 Know product capacity range and models
 Understand the main market drivers in the industry
 Explain the above to third parties

DURATION

1 day

CLASS SIZE

Up to 20 people

COURSE FEE

Free
Fee includes relevant training material; Lunch & coffee breaks

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COMPRESSOR THEORY & SYSTEM DESIGN 1


COURSE 103
TARGET GROUP

OEM design engineers

PRE-REQUISITE

Engineer with minimum of two years applied system design

CONTENT

This course offers a fundamental understanding of the Turbocor


compressor technology, application guidelines and engineering
required for the design of new Turbocor powered OEM equipment.
You will gain knowledge of monitoring tools needed to access
compressor operation data and the basic compressor control system.
It also provides the troubleshooting experience, and teaches complete
commissioning and start-up procedures, as well as diagnostic
procedures.
The course also covers all aspects of system design guidelines and
best practices used in designing DTC compressor into systems. This
includes working on specific customer cases, providing advice and
answering relevant questions.

LEARNING OUTCOME








Understand the compressors operating characteristics


Know and recognize application compressor interaction
Identify the functional components of the compressor
Know the compressor applications
Understand the application limits
Perform mechanical and electrical compressor integration into
the chiller package
 Perform controls compressor integration into the chiller package
 Complete commissioning and start-up procedures

DURATION

2 days

CLASS SIZE

6 10 people

COURSE FEE
(PER PERSON)

$ 700
Fee includes relevant training material; Lunch & coffee breaks

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COMPRESSOR OPERATION, SERVICE & REPAIR 1


COURSE 105
TARGET GROUP

OEM service technicians

PRE-REQUISITE

HVAC technician with minimum of three years chiller experience

CONTENT

The course covers a basic understanding of the Turbocor compressor


technology, major component functions and application guidelines. It
provides knowledge of tools needed to access compressor operation
data such as Service Monitoring Tool (SMT software) and provides an
understanding of the compressor control system. The course also
includes compressor commissioning procedures, troubleshooting, and
maintenance guidelines and compressor service requirements.

LEARNING OUTCOME

 Understand the compressors basic operating characteristics


 Identify the functional components of the compressor
 Set up Service Monitoring Tool (SMT software) and monitor
compressor operation
 Perform basic troubleshooting and diagnostic procedures
 Understand commissioning and start-up procedures
 Understand bearing calibration procedures
 Understand required maintenance and service requirements

DURATION

2 days

CLASS SIZE

6 - 10 people

COURSE FEE
(PER PERSON)

$ 700
Fee includes relevant training material; Lunch & coffee breaks

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COMPRESSOR BASICS & MAINTENANCE


COURSE 106
TARGET GROUP

Plant Operators, Owners and maintenance staff

PRE-REQUISITE

Minimum of one year plant operation experience

CONTENT

The course covers the basics of the Turbocor compressor operation,


its monitoring program, and provides a fundamental understanding of
faults; fault resolution and compressor re-start procedures. In addition,
the course provides the Plant Engineers an understanding of the
compressors operational characteristics and an explanation of how to
use the monitoring program to evaluate the essential functions of the
compressor.
The OEM supplier provides the additional instruction required for the
other operating components (i.e. controls, valves, etc.) of the
manufactured equipment.

LEARNING OUTCOME

 Understand the compressors basic operating characteristics


 Understand safety precautions of the compressors
 Set up Service Monitoring Software (SMT) and monitor
compressor operation
 Perform required maintenance procedures
 Instruct the other Plant Operators

DURATION

1 day

CLASS SIZE

3 8 people

COURSE FEE
(PER PERSON)

$ 700
Fee includes relevant training material; Lunch & coffee breaks

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COMPRESSOR BASICS, SERVICE & REPAIR 1


COURSE 107
TARGET GROUP

Factory certified service provider

PRE-REQUISITE

HVAC Technician with minimum of three years chiller experience

CONTENT

The course covers a basic understanding of the Turbocor compressor


technology, application guidelines and engineering required for the
design of new Turbocor OEM equipment. It provides knowledge of the
tools needed to access compressor operation data and provides an
understanding of the compressor control system. It also describes
troubleshooting, maintenance and service requirements for the
compressor portion of the mentioned equipment.
Note: This course does not provide any chiller system service training.

LEARNING OUTCOME

 Understand the basic compressor operating characteristics


 Identify the functional components of the compressor
 Set up monitoring software (SMT) and monitor compressor
operation
 Perform basic troubleshooting and diagnostic procedures
 Understand commissioning and start-up procedures
 Understand bearing calibration procedures

DURATION

2 days

CLASS SIZE

6 - 10 people

COURSE FEE
(PER PERSON)

$ 1,400
Fee includes relevant training material; Lunch & coffee breaks

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16. Training Registration Form

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TRAININGREGISTRATIONFORM
TRAININGINFORMATION
Training is provided in Tallahassee, Florida to allow for the most indepth, handson instruction possible. Have
each participant fill out the information below and email the completed form to
turbocor.training@danfoss.com. A maximum of 12 seats are available for each session. It is highly
recommended that each participant bring a laptoptofacilitateclasstrainingandtodownloadrequiredDanfoss
Turbocorserviceandstartupprograms.

CourseNumberandDate:
FirstName:
LastName:
CompanyName:
PositionatCompany:
Address:
City:
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Zip/PostalCode:
Country:
Email:
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BusinessType(CircleOne):OEMNorthAmerica,Europe,Australia,Asia,or
Other:
WorkExperience/Expertise:(e.g.Centrifugalcompressors,VFD'sControls,Refrigerationknowledge&experience

WhatdoyouknowabouttheTurbocorCompressor?:(e.g.anypastexperience?)

Tallahassee, FL Map

Residence Inn Tallahassee


- University at the Capitol

TLH Community College


Advanced Manufacturing
Training Center

Courtyard
Tallahassee Capitol

Danfoss Turbocor
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Tallahassee
Airport

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This publication contains the most current training information as of this printing. Danfoss
Turbocor Compressors Inc. reserves the right to make changes without notice.

Danfoss Turbocor Compressors, 1769 East Paul Dirac Drive, Tallahassee, Florida 32310
Phone: 1-850-504-4800 Fax: 1-850- 201-2901 www.turbocor.com

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