Well I just started the penn foster appliance course. I want to be able to repair refrigerators, window units, stoves, hot water heaters, washer dryers, and other small appliances. I will post each step I take in the process. There is a need in the future for repairmen in the nearby parish.
You need a good meter. A few hand tools. Don't go out and buy a bunch of stuff. Take the basics: water pump pliers, 6 in one screwdriver, and a meter.
I spoke to Uncle Harry yesterday, he says he is including our link appliancejunk.com to his website.