An ADVANCED course for those serious in learning about the limit controls and wiring on today’s newest equipment for Hot Water boilers. The course was designed for electricians, gas and oil heating technicians and plumbers to master the knowledge and professional skills to work on and diagnose the state-of-the art heating control systems now in the field from Beckett, Honeywell and Hydrolevel with NO Sales Pitch!
Includes our exclusive 'Hydronic Controls Handbook'.
Students must bring a multimeter with them to participate in 'hands-on' portion.

​​STEAM Troubleshooters - NEW Course for 2023
This half day (four hours) seminar is for those who service and retrofit residential steam systems. Ideal for service technicians and installers. The seminar covers the troubleshooting of piping problems, venting problems and the controls and wiring of residential steam systems using the latest installation techniques and control strategies.
Two books, 'Linhardt's Field Guide to Steam Heating' and our exclusive 'Residential STEAM Workbook' are included. The books offer service technicians and installers reference manuals that keep the engineering required in simple, easy to understand language and act as the class notes.

HYDRONIC LIMIT CONTROLS - NEW Course for 2023

OIL Pump Troubleshooting - NEW Course for 2023
A mid-level to advanced half-day (four hours) course designed for anyone working on oil-fired equipment and others looking for more knowledge on residential oilburner tanks, fuel units, fuel lines, valves and accessories. A no-nonsense course on oilburner fuel systems and components. The course focuses on Danfoss and Suntec oil pumps, piping, oil de-aerators (TigerLoop) used on all types of residential oilburners and how to diagnose and correct the problems.

Includes our exclusive Fuel Systems Handbook and the Suntec Installation Manual.

​​GAS Ignition Systems - NEW Course for 2023

An entry to mid-level one day course designed for plumbers, oil technicians, HVAC personnel and others looking for more knowledge on residential gas controls.
An 8 hour program that focuses on gas valves and ignition controls and how to diagnose and correct typical service problems. Includes lab work on 'live-fire' trainers.
Includes our textbooks 'The GAS Controls Handbook' and 'WIRING BOOK One'.

Students must bring a multimeter to participate in 'hands-on' portion.

Class Outlines

Basic OILHEAT School -  Click Here

MA Oilburner License Prep Course
An intensive 8-hour program that prepares persons for taking the MA State Exam for the Certificate of Competency in Oilburners. This is a combination of home self-study and preparatory session that was designed for tradesmen who have the knowledge, just never got 'the ticket' or whose license has expired.
​The Session includes a copy of our exclusive MA Prep Guide, our exclusive MA Oilburner Code Guide, a Firedragon Notebbok, the NORA Oilheat Technician’s Manual and a copy of NFPA31. It also includes all necessary license applications and a workbook.
It is only for those working on residential powerburners burning #1 and #2 fueloil. 

FIREDRAGON no longer teaches our GAS School or RIELLO burners.

MilliVolt GAS Systems

An entry to mid-level one-day course designed for plumbers, oil technicians, gas apprentices and others looking for more knowledge on residential millivolt gas controls. An 8 hour course focuses on millivolt gas valves using thermocouples and thermopiles ignition systems and how to diagnose and correct typical service problems. 
Includes lab work on live-fire gas trainers
*. Includes our exclusive 'MilliVoltage Handbook'.
TOPICS: 

Millivoltage Systems (30 mVdc to 750 mVdc), Using Test Equipment, Gas Controls and Gas Valves, Gas Pilot Burners and Troubleshooting Gas Burner Components

Students must bring a MULIMETER (millivoltmeter) with them to participate in 'hands-on' portion.

WIRING GAS & OIL Heating Systems -  Click Here

Warm AIR Controls for GAS & OIL

A seminar that focuses on Warm AIR Furnace controls operating today’s HVAC systems. Covers both in-the-field and new controls entering the market. Features detailed information on troubleshooting Blower Control Boards (Timers) like Honeywell’s ST9100 and S9200 Series. All required training materials are provided including our exclusive 'Warm AIR Systems Handbook'. The program covers gas and oil and is ideal for anyone involved in residential heating system service and installation.
Students must bring a multimeter to participate in 'hands-on' portion.