With the addition of new trainers and easy online registration, pros have even more reason to take advantage of this valuable, educational learning tool.

Customer Trainer Josh Schwaller (center) instructs students on installation and operation techniques for Uponor's Climate Control Multifunction Controller for radiant applications.

Dates for Uponor’s Factory Training in Apple Valley, Minn., are now available and ready for registration. And with the addition of two new trainers and easy online registration, professionals in the HVAC, hydronic heating and cooling, plumbing, and fire safety industries have even more reason to take advantage of this valuable, educational learning tool.

Uponor’s training program is headed by Training Manager Mary Beth ManninenSenior Trainer Wes Sisco, along with Customer Trainers Steve Swanson and Josh Schwaller, round out the team to offer a unique combination of solid technical information, hands-on workshop opportunities and plenty of entertainment for factory training attendees.

Online registration is fast, safe and secure - simply go to www.uponor-usa.com/training and select the “Training Classes” tab to choose a class and register online.

The Uponor factory training program currently offers the following courses:

  • Radiant Solutions – Fundamentals Workshop, which develops an understanding of the key elements of radiant floor heating systems, including delivery fundamentals, installation techniques, zoning, balancing and heat loss

  • Radiant Solutions – Fundamentals Workshop with ADS, which includes all the information above as well as education on the Advanced Design Suite™ (ADS) software

  • Radiant Solutions – Controls Workshop, which focuses exclusively on controls, zoning and wiring

  • AQUASAFE® Fire Safety Systems Workshop, which details system components, design and installation techniques for the Uponor multipurpose plumbing and fire sprinkler system


  • Uponor Factory Training Schedule - January through June 2009

      Jan. 7-9: Radiant Solutions – Fundamentals Workshop
      Jan. 15-17: Radiant Solutions – Controls Workshop
      Jan. 20: AQUASAFE Fire Safety Systems Workshop
      Feb. 2-5: Radiant Solutions – Fundamentals Workshop with ADS
      Feb. 10-12: Radiant Solutions – Controls Workshop
      Feb. 18: AQUASAFE Fire Safety Systems Workshop
      March 9-11: Radiant Solutions – Fundamentals Workshop
      March 17: AQUASAFE Fire Safety Systems Workshop
      March 19-21: Radiant Solutions – Fundamentals Workshop
      March 23-25: Radiant Solutions – Controls Workshop
      March 30-April 1: Radiant Solutions – Fundamentals Workshop
      April 6-8: Radiant Solutions – Fundamentals Workshop
      April 23-25: Radiant Solutions – Controls Workshop
      April 28: AQUASAFE Fire Safety Systems Workshop
      May 5-8: Radiant Solutions – Fundamentals Workshop with ADS
      May 12: AQUASAFE Fire Safety Systems Workshop
      May 18-20: Radiant Solutions – Controls Workshop
      June 11-13: Radiant Solutions – Fundamentals Workshop
      June 25-27: Radiant Solutions – Controls Workshop
      June 30: AQUASAFE Fire Safety Systems Workshop
    For additional information about all Uponor training programs or to register online, visit the Uponor website at www.uponor-usa.com/training. For questions regarding training registration, contact Jodi Staub, training and technical products specialist, at 800.321.4739 ext. 5333. For information about customer visits and events, contact Katie Moser, customer events and training specialist, at 800.321.4739 ext. 4207.