American Mechanical Technicians Receive Generac Certified Training

Hampton Roads plumbing, electrical and HVAC contractor technicians earn maintenance, repair and installation certification for Generac generators

Aug 08, 2012, 17:15 ET from American Mechanical, Inc.

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Aug. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- American Mechanical, Inc., a heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), plumbing and electrical contractor, has announced that two of its technicians recently completed Generac training courses. Bill Siano and Steve Boyd attended the Generac Liquid Cooled Level I Training course. This three-day course with nightly homework and a final exam certification requires technicians to take a refresher course every two years to stay up-to-date on Generac generators and the latest technology.

"All of our generator installation technicians are Generac certified and Briggs and Stratton certified," said Louise Gordon, vice president of operations for American Mechanical. "The Generac courses are developed by their training specialists and include learning modules which the technicians can use for future reference as needed."

Siano and Boyd learned about a multitude of topics during the certification course, including electrical and generator theory, fuel and ignition system fundamentals, electrical safety and voltage regulation, use of schematics and wiring diagrams, and the operation, maintenance and basic installation guidelines for Generac generators.

About American Mechanical, Inc.: American Mechanical ( has been serving Southeastern Virginia and the Hampton Roads community for more than 20 years. As a heating and air conditioning, plumbing and electrical contractor, American Mechanical provides HVAC repairs, maintenance and installation for both residential and commercial customers. It is a member of the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce, Better Business Bureau, Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA), Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association (PHCC) and Qualified Gas Contractors of Virginia. American Mechanical has received the Angie's List Super Service Award for the past two years. It is a Fox 43 TV First Choice contractor, a Circle of Experts affiliate member of the Hampton Roads Realtors® Association and a certified Trane Dealer.

SOURCE American Mechanical, Inc.