REHAU has announced its 2004 schedule of Skill Builders training classes, offered through REHAU Academy. In addition to the comprehensive basic training courses traditionally offered, this schedule includes a set of advanced training classes specifically focused on the RFH WarmSource® design software.

Skill Builders basic and advanced training classes, conducted by experts in the field of PEX heating and plumbing systems, will be held on the following dates and times throughout the country:

Skill Builders Basic Training

June 9, 10 & 11 - Boston, MA.

July 14, 15 & 16 - Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

September 22, 23 & 24 - Toronto, Ontario, Canada

November 10, 11 & 12 - Seattle, WA.

Skill Builders Advanced Training

May 13 & 14 - Leesburg, VA.

October 21 & 22 - Leesburg, VA.

The three-day basic training course covers all aspects of using RAUPEX® (PEXa) pipe and the EVERLOC® fitting system in radiant heating, and snow and ice melting applications. Each session includes training on REHAU's RFH WarmSource design software; instruction on designing each type of system; installation tips; an outline of system benefits; tips on how to win jobs with fast, accurate estimates; and an overview of REHAU's product line. Seminar attendees will receive a training workbook and reference materials to complement their training.

REHAU's advanced two-day classes provide specific training on the RFH WarmSource software, including a focus on control strategies, hands-on work, and additional design training to complement information from the basic course.

For additional information on REHAU's Skill Builders training classes, contact a regional sales coordinator, or call REHAU Inc. at 1-800-247-9445, fax: 1-800-627-3428,