Training Courses

HindlePower offers training classes for both sales/customer service and technical support/operations personnel.

Sales training covers topics such as charger theory of operation/sizing and application, product overview, sales handbook and web based resource review, pricing and market segments served. Technical training covers in-depth installation, hands-on operation, testing and troubleshooting techniques. Please contact Janet Dougherty-Training Coordinator, for more information and to schedule your training session. Email: 610-330-9000 Ext. 219


Battery Charger Basics

Battery charger basics will walk students through the basic component make up of all HindlePower chargers. Using a flow chart the students will see what is involved in the design of the battery chargers.


What does HindlePower do?

The HindlePower Product overview will answer that question by showing the full scope of product that HindlePower offers and how they meet your needs.


Battery Charger Sizing

Now that you have seen the entire product line it is time to size it up for your application. This battery charger sizing course will take you through the process to size your charger for your application per the IEEE standards.


Understanding the Data Nameplate

Understanding the Data Nameplate is crucial when installing a battery charger in your substation. This nameplate holds all of the critical information about your charger and this course will help you to decipher the information.


Changing AC inputs (Hands-On)

Many HindlePower products offer the ability to work at different AC inputs. This course will show students how to know which chargers have this capability, and the step by step procedure to perform this change. Students will work hands on with product and be required to perform an AC input change.


Start-Up Procedure & Front Panel Operation (Hands-On)

This course takes you through the proper way to start up a battery charger. Once powered up the course will take you through all of the front panel operations. This course will go through all parameter settings and calibration.


Other Features

There are many options for HindlePower products. This course will take students through the most commonly used features: Temperature Compensation, Forced Load Sharing, and Communications.


Schematic Reading

This course takes deeper look at the operation and function of HindlePower battery chargers. Students will be walked through basic schematics of AT and SCR product.


Troubleshooting (Hands-On)

This course will show the basic steps to use to troubleshoot any HindlePower Product. Alarm indicators and error codes will be discussed as well as some common instances that may be encountered in the field.


Ground Detection

One of the most common occurrences seen on battery chargers is the ground detection alarm. This course goes into details on how ground detection operates and also how to troubleshoot a ground fault.


Field Installations (Hands-On)

In the process of repair and maintenance many times part replacements are required. This course will go through common replacement parts and how to install them. Students will perform these common replacements.


Preventative Maintenance

This course will go through the factory recommended procedure when performing maintenance for any HindlePower charger to ensure a long working life of your battery charger.


Final Exam

Upon completion of each of these courses students will be given a written Final Exam. This exam will cover all of the material listed above.