unnamedAmerica’s Largest RV Show, hosted by the Pennsylvania RV & Camping Association, is offering a series of seminars on Sept. 14. The show, held annually in Hershey, Pa., will be holding Industry Days Sept. 14-15 followed by Public Days Sept. 16-20. Sign up for seminars by clicking here. Classes include:

RV Tech Training

Dometic, Sept. 14, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Registration Fee: $20 (lunch included)

Earn four recertification hours

Subjects include basics of refrigeration; how absorption refrigeration works; operation; care and maintenance; difference between home and RV refrigeration; proper installation; basics of A/C’s; how our A/C’s make a cold environment; operation of various T-stats; operating a furnace with Dometic T-stats; what causes freeze-ups; basics of awnings; and proper operation of awnings.

Reese, Tekonsha & Bulldog RV products, Sept. 14, 10 a.m.-noon

Session is free

Learn about the latest products, features and installation tips that reduce install times for Reese® fifth wheels hitches, rail kits, NEW Reese STEADi-flex weight distribution, pin box upgrade replacements ,Reese and Tekonsha brake controls and Bulldog-powered trailer jacks.

Dexter Axle, Sept. 14, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

$20 (lunch included)

Earn four recertification hours

Instructor Glenn Null will explain and identify components of axle, brakes and suspension systems. The session will include hands-on training on brakes, bearings, seals and measuring of axles and frames including information on the following: jacking up a trailer, removal of the hub and drum, brakes and magnets, bearings and seals, brake adjustments, wheel torque, suspension and information on maintenance manuals.

Pre-delivery Inspection Training

Instructor Gary Motley, Sept. 14, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

$30 (includes lunch)

Earn six recertification hours

In this seminar, Gary Motley will detail five crucial steps to the pre-delivery inspection, suggested PDI equipment, PDI warranty form, and correct paperwork and documentation. The training will also cover what you need to know when conducting a PDI on the propane, electrical and plumbing systems, as well as the generators, appliances, interior, exterior, fire and life safety devices, expandable rooms, and stabilizing jacks. Motorized, towables and truck campers will be covered. The seminar will include a sample PDI checklist.        

Distributor Showcase

Keller Marine & RV, Sept. 14, 1-2 p.m.

Session is free

Keller Marine and RV will discuss KWEB, a B-to-B tool that can help every day from shelf talkers to customizing their own price stickers.

Blue Ox, Sept. 14, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Session is free

Blue Ox presents a seminar for technicians & service advisers explaining how simply asking customers the right questions can increase profit and customer loyalty. Examples of questions will be given. The seminar will also include an overview on how Blue Ox Products can shorten your installation time.

Roof Leaks, Detection and Prevention

RVRoofs.com, Sept. 14, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Session is free

This seminar from RVRoof.com will cover different roof types and typical leak areas and ways to prevent them.

Towing Suspensions

MorRyde, Sept. 14. 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Session is free

Earn one recertification hour

Learn about the various suspensions and enhancements available for trailers and the importance of preventive maintenance.