Events & Courses

Jan
28
Mon
2019
Ice Machine Training (Jan 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Jan 28 @ 8:00 am – Jan 31 @ 5:00 pm

This Ice Machine Repair Training Class will host equipment and factory trainers from Scotsman, Ice-o-Matic, Hoshizaki, & Follet.

This is a unique opportunity for technicians to learn the specifics of four different brands in one four day session.


Course Information

Times: 8am – 5pm each day
Lunch 12pm – 1pm each day

Cost for this class is $300 for members / $600 for non-members

CFESA is pleased to announce our 2019 Ice Machine Training Class.

CFESA’s upcoming Ice Machine Repair Training is an opportunity for technicians to learn the fundamentals of how this equipment works and specific troubleshooting on four of the most common brands. This training session will consist of four consecutive one day training classes, each lead by factory trainers from each of the respective brands.  All equipment will be connected to the proper utilizes so the equipment can run and operate just as it would in a customer’s facility.  Each manufacturer will cover; installation and set-up, proper operation and programming of the equipment, service troubleshooting and maintenance.  Seats are limited to 10 students per class to ensure adequate time for Hands-on Training. To register please visit the CFESA website at www.cfesa.com/nice-ice

The skill level for participants attending this course should be mid-level to seasoned technicians. Entry level technicians would not have the skill set needed to participate in this course.

This class is limited. Seats are not considered “reserved” until full payment has been received.

Qualifications: Technicians must be familiar with electric, gas and steam theory, and have a working knowledge of foodservice equipment. Again, Entry level technicians would not have the skill set needed to participate in this course.

Prerequisite: There is no standard prerequisite at this time, but we do ask that managers take into consideration the complexities of ice machines and determine if your technicians are suited to attend this training.

Local Airport:  Charlotte / Douglas International Airport CLT


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room


 


Feb
18
Mon
2019
CFESA Beverage Equipment Training (Feb 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Feb 18 @ 8:00 am – Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm
CFESA Beverage Equipment Training (Feb 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility | Fort Mill | South Carolina | United States

Class objective: BIB syrup set up and delivery, set up and start up of cold carbonation and standard carbonation. Setting brix by use of refractometer and brixing cup. Troubleshooting systems after install. Set up and install of both short draw and long draw beer/wine/cocktail/liquor systems as well as nitro cold brew coffee, including repair and maintenance of trunk line glycol systems, troubleshooting of system problems. Covers both push and pump systems.

This five-day course is designed to assist foodservice technicians learn the troubleshooting, maintenance and cleaning of beverage systems encompassing BIB systems, cold/standard carbonation, short/long draw beer/wine/ cocktail, liquor and cold brew coffee systems. We will also cover trunk line glycol systems and push and pump systems.


Course Cost = $750 for CFESA Members and $1500 for Non CFESA Members

If you have any questions regarding the course registration or content, please contact Linda Riley at Lriley@cfesa.com or 336-346-4700.


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)

There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.

Feb
19
Tue
2019
Entry & Middle Management Training (Feb 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Feb 19 @ 8:00 am – Feb 21 @ 5:00 pm

Management Level 1 training is a three-day course specifically designed to assist managers in their daily activities from planning to completion. This course is available to any type of manager within the food service repair industry. The class focuses on the daily operations of the commercial kitchen repair industry as well as customer service and problem-solving aspects of every managers’ position.

Course Cost = $750 for CFESA Members and $1500 for Non CFESA Members

Who Should Attend?

  • Entry Level Managers
  • Mid-Level Managers

Instructor

Philip Kaiser / Soft Skills Trainer & Consultant

If you have any questions regarding the course registration or content, please contact Linda Riley at Lriley@cfesa.com or 336-346-4700.


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)

There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within six months or it will be automatically forfeited.

Mar
4
Mon
2019
EGS&W – Electric, Gas, Steam & Water Quality Training (March 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Mar 4 @ 8:00 am – Mar 9 @ 3:30 pm

The EGS&W course focus is hands-on troubleshooting. This course is designed for the technician that has worked in the field for 2 years or less or needs a confidence boost to work independently. Technicians must be familiar with electric, gas, and steam theory as well as possess basic mechanical aptitude.

Course Cost = $750 for CFESA Members and $1500 for Non CFESA Members

If you have any questions regarding the course registration or content, please contact Linda Riley at Lriley@cfesa.com or 336-346-4700.


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)

There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.

Mar
26
Tue
2019
Basic Electricity (Mar 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Mar 26 @ 8:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm

CFESA’s Basic Electricity class is for the technician that needs improvement in understanding electricity and troubleshooting commercial food equipment.  This 3-day class will cover safety, lock-out tag-out, understanding Ohm’s Law, using the multimeter, understanding voltage, amps, current, and resistance, reading diagrams, building circuits, basic troubleshooting techniques, with significant time spent Hands-On diagnosing and repairing equipment.

Course Cost = $550 for CFESA Members and $1100 for Non CFESA Members

If you have any questions regarding the course registration or content, please contact Linda Riley at Lriley@cfesa.com or 336-346-4700.


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to Basic Electricity, ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)

There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.

Apr
1
Mon
2019
NTT – New Tech Training (April 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Apr 1 @ 8:00 am – Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm

This is a specialized training course designed for those looking to enter, or recently hired into the foodservice equipment repair industry. The candidates for this training will have little to no knowledge or skill set of the industry. This five-day class will act as the spring board of their career. The training will consist of company expectations, customer service, kitchen equipment operation, basic principles of electric, gas and steam in addition to hands-on equipment training.

 

Course Cost = $1000 for CFESA Members and $2000 for Non CFESA Members

 

 


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)
There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.
Apr
16
Tue
2019
R&R Bootcamp / Employee Recruitment & Retention (April 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Apr 16 – Apr 17 all-day
May
6
Mon
2019
EGS&W – Electric, Gas, Steam & Water Quality Training (May 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
May 6 @ 8:00 am – May 11 @ 3:30 pm

The EGS&W course focus is hands-on troubleshooting. This course is designed for the technician that has worked in the field for 2 years or less or needs a confidence boost to work independently. Technicians must be familiar with electric, gas, and steam theory as well as possess basic mechanical aptitude.

Course Cost = $750 for CFESA Members and $1500 for Non CFESA Members

If you have any questions regarding the course registration or content, please contact Linda Riley at Lriley@cfesa.com or 336-346-4700.


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)

There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.

Jun
3
Mon
2019
NTT – New Tech Training (June 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Jun 3 @ 8:00 am – Jun 7 @ 5:00 pm

This is a specialized training course designed for those looking to enter, or recently hired into the foodservice equipment repair industry. The candidates for this training will have little to no knowledge or skill set of the industry. This five-day class will act as the spring board of their career. The training will consist of company expectations, customer service, kitchen equipment operation, basic principles of electric, gas and steam in addition to hands-on equipment training.

 

Course Cost = $1000 for CFESA Members and $2000 for Non CFESA Members

 

 


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)
There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.
Jun
18
Tue
2019
Basic Electricity (June 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Jun 18 @ 8:00 am – Jun 20 @ 5:00 pm

CFESA’s Basic Electricity class is for the technician that needs improvement in understanding electricity and troubleshooting commercial food equipment.  This 3-day class will cover safety, lock-out tag-out, understanding Ohm’s Law, using the multimeter, understanding voltage, amps, current, and resistance, reading diagrams, building circuits, basic troubleshooting techniques, with significant time spent Hands-On diagnosing and repairing equipment.

Course Cost = $550 for CFESA Members and $1100 for Non CFESA Members

If you have any questions regarding the course registration or content, please contact Linda Riley at Lriley@cfesa.com or 336-346-4700.


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to Basic Electricity, ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)

There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.