Newsline

Georgia Programs Up For Accreditation

March 15, 2003
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill. — The Georgia Department of Technical and Adult Education (DTAE) has begun the process of accrediting its HVACR programs. The accrediting body, HVAC Excellence, will conduct an on-site evaluation of the programs as self-studies are received.

According to HVAC Excellence, each program is required to meet strict standards in curriculum, student facilities, placement services, financial aid, training facilities, equipment, and safety.

DTAE oversees the state’s system of technical colleges and a host of economic and workforce development programs. The department consists of 34 technical colleges and 18 satellite campuses. HVACR is taught at 29 of the 52 campuses. Valdosta Technical Institute, Middle Georgia Technical College, and North Georgia Technical Institute will be the first programs to go through the accreditation process.

For more information on HVAC Excellence accreditation, visit www.hvacexcellence.org.

Publication date: 03/17/2003

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine

Recent Articles by James Siegel

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 Energy Efficiency Forum

Highlights from the 25th annual Energy Efficiency Forum in Washington, D.C.

Podcasts

NEWSMakers: John Missell

John Missell, vice president and COO of Spectrum Design, joins the program to discuss how his company has utilized geothermal technologies, and we examine the future of renewable energy resources. Posted on Aug. 15.

More Podcasts

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 08-18-14 cover

2014 August 18

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Prohibiting HFCs

EPA is proposing a rule that would prohibit some HFCs in select refrigeration applications. Do you agree with this move?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

plumbing-hvac.gif
2014 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

 

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

DON'T MISS A THING

Magazine image
 
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con