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Want to work in a
recession-proof business?

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Land a career, not just a job.

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8 Weeks to Complete

Students can choose from an immersive eight-week training program focused on residential heating, air conditioning installation and service or a seven-week light commercial HVAC curriculum.

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Competitive Salary

HVAC technicians earn an average salary of $48,730 per year, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

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In-demand

The HVAC industry is one of the fastest growing job markets and ofers long-term job security for trained technicians.

Get hired by the best.

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WHY SHOULD I JOIN?

Your career is a click away.

The HVAC industry shows no sign of slowing down. In just eight weeks, you could start a challenging career using cutting-edge technology and using your skills to make a diference for your customers.

Features

Program Features

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Approved Programs

Plus, our training programs are approved by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOCA) and the Department of Labor (DOL).

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Useful Trade Skills

Our HVAC program is built with employer input and our graduates are extremely qualified, professional, and prepared.

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Quality Hands-on Instruction

In addition to our seasoned instructors, we offer state-of-the-art labs for hands-on learning.

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Build a Career

Build a stable path toward a lifelong career without the college or trade school debt.

Education

Hands-on, Job Specific

The HVAC program consists of 192 classroom hours and 161 lab hours with 80 hours working alongside an HVAC technician in the field.

Week 1

Foundation of a Technician

A well-rounded introduction to the key components that support a safe and successful career in the field of HVAC as a maintenance technician.

Week 2

Environmental Protection Agency

An introduction to the EPA Clean Air Act, EPA Section 608, which focuses on refrigerant handling and containment and certification requirements.

Week 3

Support Technician

Builds upon student’s knowledge of refrigeration and residential maintenance by diagnosing mechanical issues on equipment that the student is performing maintenance on.

Week 4

Residential AC Maintenance

Builds upon the student’s knowledge of refrigeration and performing residential maintenance by diagnosing mechanical issues on equipment that the student is performing maintenance on.

Week 5

Residential Heating Maintenance

Builds upon the foundational knowledge of the maintenance call process when performing maintenance on residential gas furnaces, heat pumps, and electric air handlers.

Week 6

Call Preparation

By diagnosing several of the most common mechanical failures in residential HVAC systems, students build their confidence in finding what has caused the equipment to stop working

Week 7

Working in the Field with HVAC Dealers

The student will see and learn basic troubleshooting skills and procedures used by service technicians and apply the skills they have learned in the classroom.

Week 8

Lab Assessments

Allows students to actively reenact/demonstrate the practical application of skills they have learned in the classroom.

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Application Process

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18 Years of Age

All applicants must be at least 18 years of age to apply.

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High School Diploma or GED

Applicants must present proof of secondary education completion.

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Entrance Assessment

Applicants must meet testing requirements in-person or online.

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Admissions Interview

Applicants must complete an interview with an admissions counselor.

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A Stable Career is
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