La Crosse Training Information

C.D.S. Software Training

Training is offered several times a year at the Trane Technical Center located in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Computers and all course material are provided to each person registered. Classes are limited to 20 students to allow for optimum attention from the trainer.


Training Schedule and Fees

  • Day 1 TRACE™ 700 Load Design 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. $350
  • Day 2 TRACE™ 700 Energy & Economics 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. $350
  • Day 3 TRACE™ 700 LEED®, and ASHRAE Standard 90.1 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. $350
  • Day 4 TRACE™ 3D Plus Load Design 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. $350
  • Day 5 TRACE™ 3D Plus Energy & Economics  8 a.m. - 5 p.m. $350

Note: Ending times may vary due to class size.

Continuing Education Credits

Our seminars may be applicable toward credentialling requirements for Professional Development Hours (PDH). Please verify applicability with your professional board before attending.

Federal Government
Training provided by Trane is listed on the GSA Federal Supply Schedule.


Registration Information

You must hold a valid license of the software in order to attend training. (If you need to purchase software, take advantage of our software & training discount.)

Enrollment is accepted on a first come, first serve basis. 

After your registration is received, you will receive a confirmation of your enrollment in the C.D.S. seminar. Your registration fee includes:

  • Use of computer and training center
  • Course material
  • Instruction by C.D.S. certified trainer
  • Meals during seminar hours (lunch and snacks)
  • Certificate of completion

The cost of software, lodging and transportation is not included in the seminar fee. Hotel and local transportation arrangements are the responsibility of each student.

Class Reservations

Completion and submission of the Registration Form does not confirm your seat in the class. You will receive a communication that we have you registered to attend within seven (7) days after you register. If you don't receive receipt of your registration or confirmation for the class before the seminar, please call 608-787-3936.

Do not purchase airline tickets until you have received emailed confirmation from C.D.S. Training for a class. Trane is not responsible for any expenses incurred due to cancellation of a class prior to confirmation.

Payment Information
The following payment options are available:

  • Credit Card: (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover)
  • Purchase Order
  • Check (payable to Trane)


How to Register 

Review course descriptions to decide which course(s) best fits your software training needs.

Download the C.D.S. Training Registration Form (PDF), fill out attendee and course information and email the form to

Contact or call 608-787-3936 for questions regarding class discounts and multiple attendee discounts.

You will receive a confirmation from our training department within 7 days of registration.

Hotel and Transportation Arrangements

Upon receipt of your registration, it is recommended that you make hotel and transportation arrangements. Please view maps and recommended hotels near the airport and training facility.

Meal Information

All meals during seminar hours are provided compliments of C.D.S.

Lunch is served in the training center each day of the seminar. Complimentary beverages and snacks are also available throughout the day. Registered participants are invited to a complimentary dinner Tuesday evening at a local downtown area restaurant.


Special Offers for La Crosse Training

Multiple Day Discount
Attend more days and save:
1 Day = $350
2 Days = $650
3 Days = $900
4 Days = $1100 
5 Days = $1300 ($450 discount if attending all five days!)

Multiple Student Discount
Multiple student discounts apply when two or more students, from the same company, register for the same class. When one student attends paying full tuition, each additional student receives a 25% discount off the regular tuition price.

Software and Training Discount
Purchase System Analyzer, TRACE 700 Load Design or TRACE 700 software with training and receive the training tuition at half price. To do this, contact C.D.S. training at 608-787-3936 or e-mail us.


Cancellation and Substitution Policy

Cancellations must be received five business days prior to class date by fax, mail or email. NO SHOWs will be charged full class price. You may apply fee to another class taken within one year of the original class. Trane reserves the right to cancel classes due to weather, illness or any other reason. All students will be notified as early as possible and our liability will be limited to the return of registration fees.


Contact Us

Questions? Contact us via email or call 608-787-3936.