2016 Pre-Conference – GAOI Basic Installer Class and Exam (includes bonus conference registration)


Early registration is $400.00. Early registration price ends March 1, 2016, when cost increases to $500.

This is registration for the GAOI’s basic installer class, followed by the GAOI examinations. The registration of $400 includes the 12-hour training class, testing fee (normally $100), and as a BONUS all participants will be automatically registered at no-cost for the entire IL Geothermal Conference on March 8-9.

This Basic Installer Class is designed to prepare geothermal installers to successfully take the GAOI Installer exam. Most participants also take the GAOI Service Technician exam at the same time (no additional charge). Instructors are Jeff Hurst and Dave Buss of Connor Co., Steve Schulz of Enertech Geothermal and John Freitag of GAOI. The class will begin at 10 am. on Monday, March 7 and run through about 5 pm. (Lunch will be served to all participants). Training will begin the following morning (Tuesday, March 8) and continue through lunchtime. The exams will be given in the afternoon.

Location for the class is the same as the IL Geothermal Conference — the Doubletree Hotel and Conference Center, Bloomington. 

To become a member of the Geothermal Alliance of Illinois and qualify for the Member rate click here to become a member.



Conference Location: Doubletree Hotel and Conference Center, Bloomington

Hotel Accommodations: Rooms are $89 on March 7-9 at Bloomington Doubletree Hotel and Conference Center, 10 Brickyard Dr., Bloomington, IL 61701. To make a reservation in the GAOI room block, call the Doubletree at (309) 664-6446 and ask for the geothermal room block.


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