Training

Michigan - Generac Certified Field Service Training

Eligible technicians can complete Generac certified field training classes offered at Wolverine Power Systems Training Center in Zeeland, Michigan. Factory trained and certified instructors will expertly guide you through classroom and lab sessions. Our training facility is modern and up-to-date for a comfortable learning environment.

Our training encompasses all brands manufactured by Generac: Honeywell, Guardian, Eaton, and Siemens.

Air Cooled

3-day course
Allows a technician (who is assigned to an appropriate service dealer) to perform warranty repairs on all air-cooled products (OPE and HSB).

Covers: Basic Electrical and generator theory, operation of generator controls, fuel systems, air cooled engines, using schematics and wiring diagrams.

  • Approximately 6 hrs. in classroom and 18 hrs. in lab
  • Nightly assignments

Cost: $650

2017 Generac Air Cooled Generator  Field Service Training Dates
Date Location Status
Dec 12-14 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Dec 19-21 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
2018 Generac Air Cooled Generator  Field Service Training Dates
Date Location Status
Jan 9-11 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Jan 30 – Feb 1 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Feb 13-15 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Mar 6-8 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Mar 20-22 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Apr 3-5 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Apr 17-19 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open

Protector Series

4.5-day course  –  Must pass Air Cooled class to attend
Teaches the Evolution/Nexus controlled liquid cooled Res/Com product
Allows a technician (who is assigned to an appropriate service dealer) to perform warrant repairs on Residential, Commercial, and Protector Series Gaseous and Diesel product.

Covers: Single phase generator theory, voltage regulation, fuel and ignition systems, Nexus control panels, Protector series units, Evolution control panels, and RTS transfer switches.

  • Nightly assignments

Cost: $950

2017 Generac Protector Series Generator Service Training Dates
Date Location Status
Dec 4-8 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
2018 Generac Protector Series Generator Service Training Dates
Date Location Status
Jan 15-19 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Feb 19-23 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Mar 12-16 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Apr 23-27 WPS – Zeeland, MI Open
Register for Class

To register for classes, or need more details on generator training classes, contact Cheryl at 1-616-777-5652.

Generac - Older Units

1-day course 
Many older units are still in the field and require different methods of servicing, better to be familiar now before being surprised in the field.Many older units are still in the field and require different methods of servicing, better to be familiar now before being surprised in the field.

Topics Covered

  • Generation 1, Generation 2 and Generation 3 Air Cooled
  • Early Liquid cooled
  • Generator Controls
  • Rotor and Stators
  • Engines
  • Governor systems
  • Battery systems

Cost: $150 – includes lunch

Students will receive a USB dongle with older manuals in a PDF format to take with them.

Dates TBD
Register for Class

To register for classes, or need more details on generator training classes, contact Cheryl at (616) 777-5652.

Industrial Training

Industrial Prerequisites – The industrial prerequisite assignments must be completed prior to attending any Industrial Controls or higher-level course. These assignments will be requested by the course instructor the first morning of the course.

Requirements –

  1. The three (3) required industrial prerequisite assignments are on GENservice
  2. Laptop with the most current version of Genlink
  3. #OF7707 ASSY CABLE CTRL PNL TO LAPTOP
  4. H-simulator (contact the Service Manager or Trainer at your local training center. If an H-simulator is not available, use the Genlink Prerequisite Exercise (No Sim) available on GENservice.

Industrial Controls

3-day course  – Any commercial level course is the prerequisite for the industrial controls course. Industrial controls are the prerequisite for the industrial course. This 3-day course allows a technician who is assigned to an appropriate service dealer to attend the industrial course. This course does not certify or extend your current qualification date. No MPS or Bi-fuel. This course will familiarize a technician on the operation of the H-100 panel, HTS transfer switch, PowerZone controller, Rap/HUIO, and GTS transfer switch.

Cost: $600

Industrial Update

4.5-day course  – Industrial Update class is offered to all Industrial trained technicians who have completed any Industrial course. The purpose of this class is to update the Industrial technician on troubleshooting procedures and new products. It is recommended that you be very familiar and experienced with current product, control panels and Genlink DCP to take this update.

Cost: $1,250

Register for Class

To register for classes, or need more details on generator training classes, contact Cheryl at (616) 777-5652.

Generac Professional Development Seminars

Generac’s Professional Development Seminar Series (PDSS) are great for earning additional CEU’s (Continuing Education Units). These 90-minute courses are developed for practicing Design, Sales and Consulting Engineers involved in supplying standby power to commercial, industrial, municipal, technology and health care facilities.