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A. O. Smith University Announces February Dates for its High-Demand Educational Classes

January 26, 2022

ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. – A. O. Smith, a leader in water heating and treatment, announced new February class dates for its series of virtual training programs. These classes were added as a result of high-demand for its industry-leading A. O. Smith University educational sessions.

The A. O. Smith University class schedule is flexible month-to-month, and sessions are offered on a variety of topics, including residential, commercial, tankless, and heat pump water heaters. This February, classes will include the following:

Feb. 3, 9:00 A.M. CST
Feb. 8, 8:00 A.M. CST
Feb. 9, 8:00 A.M. CST
Feb. 10, 8:00 A.M. CST
Feb. 17, 8:00 A.M. CST
Feb. 17, 10:00 A.M. CST
Feb. 22, 8:00 A.M. CST
Feb. 23, 8:00 A.M. CST
Feb. 24, 8:00 A.M. CST
Contractor Live Show
Residential Training
Commercial Training
Tankless Water Heater Training
Contractor Live Show
Contractor Live Show
Residential Training
Commercial Training
Tankless Training
Commercial Ultra Low NOx Atmospheric Gas
Residential Gas and Power Vent
Commercial Electric
Multiple Heater Installations
Standard Electric
Standard Electric
Residential Electric
Commercial Gas
Tankless Installation

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, most classes have shifted to a virtual learning format. Thanks to the state-of-the-art broadcast studio located in Ashland City, instructors can provide real-time, full-scope demonstrations on a range of A. O. Smith products. Attendees continue to receive the benefit of hands-on training in this virtual environment.

“Providing educational classes to our customers is a priority at A. O. Smith. With the virtual learning format, we’re reaching a wider range of customers, said Jason Leonard, A. O. Smith marketing technology and training manager. “This month, we focus on electric water heating. We know that electric units are increasing in popularity, and we want to ensure that we’re providing courses that enhance our customers’ knowledge of this technology.

The company has two state-of-the-art training facilities, located in Ashland City and Johnson City, Tenn., which held primarily virtual training sessions over the past two years with more than 130,000 combined participants. Both facilities are utilized to train technicians, contractors, and product representatives on a variety of products and topics.

Classes are taught on a two-way meeting platform, and there is a 50-person cap placed on all sessions to ensure participants have a high-level of engagement with instructors, as well as the opportunity to ask questions. This approach helps maintain A. O. Smith University’s focus on techniques and skills to help grow contractors’ careers.

To view the full class schedule and for further information, visit

About A. O. Smith

A. O. Smith Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of residential and commercial water heaters. A. O. Smith offers its customers an additional advantage in that the company designs, builds, distributes and supports the world’s broadest and deepest line of residential and commercial water heaters, as well as commercial boilers. This single-source concept simplifies ordering, installation and service and is backed by 80 years of research and innovation. For the most up-to-date A. O. Smith news, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and visit

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Market Leader

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We combine cutting-edge technology with committed people who take pride in providing the very best support for our customers.

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Our products are put through rigorous quality and endurance testing so now matter where hot water is needed, A. O. Smith can provide a solution you can count on.

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