Training Solutions

WPI backs every piece of equipment with exceptional training

Part of WPI’s commitment to customer service involves the extensive amount of training, education and factory certification programs offered. Training courses are available for the latest technologies in gas compression and power generation, helping you protect your investment and improve productivity by giving employees the skills they need to keep the job moving. On-site training is available domestically as well as internationally.

WPI course offerings include:

  • Gas Engine Technology (Factory-certified course)
  • Gas Engine Emissions
  • Engine System Manager (Factory-certified course)
  • Series 4 Operator Technology
  • GL Engine Technology
  • Compressor Operator Technology
  • Waukesha Product Training
  • Power Generation Technology
  • VGF Field School
  • VHP Field School
  • Generac Air Cooled (Factory-certified course)
  • Air Cooled Training 1-Day
  • Generac Commercial I (Factory-certified course)
  • Generac Commercial II (Factory-certified course)
  • Generac Commercial Update
  • Custom Engine Controls

Training Team

Patrick Clophus | Waukesha & Generac Power Systems – Training Manager

Authorized technical trainer since 2002, Generac authorized trainer since 2011 & 17 years with WPI

Darryl Chandler | Generac Power Systems

24 Years as a power production specialist USAF with 2 years technical writing and 13 years with TEEX

Training Center

Visit our state-of-the-art training center or let our trainers come to you.

3 Classrooms

Rooms 1 – 600 sq. ft, | seats 16 | Equipment with HD widescreen projector, audio system and overhead projector,

Rooms 2 – 900 sq. ft, | seats 24| Equipment with standard projector, audio system and overhead projector

Rooms 3 – 900 sq. ft, | seats 24| Equipment with standard projector, audio system and overhead projector

*All Rooms come standard with a 16 ft. whiteboard, WIFI and wired internet connections.


  •  Approximately 10,000 ft2 shop space
  • Running VSG F 11 engine for emissions training
  • 600KW and 25KW load banks. 7MMBTU/HR gas service at 50PSI
  • VHP cutaway engine and complete non running Series 4/ VHP tool set and most special tools
  • Complete ESM simulator
  • Complete CEC AFM system
  • Gas regulator testing bench along with carburetors, and other engine components
  • 5 ton hoist

Other Equipment

  • 12 operating Generac generator sets of various vintages and sizes
  • Numerous transfer switches
  • All special tools and equipment to train up to 12 Generac students at a time
  • Ariel JGM compressor, spare parts and special tools