The Retail Ready Career Center has 4,160 square feet of space dedicated to four live HVAC labs and approximately 5,200 square feet of classroom space. The 10-hours-a-day five-days-a-week six-week program is very intensive and is meant as a crash course for those entering the HVAC industry.
Distributor to offer Pneumatic Control Fundamentals Workshop
July 22, 2015
National Energy Control Corp. (NECC), a leading wholesale distributor of commercial/industrial HVAC parts and supplies, announced it will offer its two-day, hands-on Pneumatic Control Fundamentals Workshop on Oct. 6-7, 2015. It will be held at the Holiday Inn in College Park, Maryland.
Dallas training facility offers live, hands-on curriculum and technology demonstrations
July 17, 2015
Johnson Controls announced that it has opened a new variable refrigerant flow (VRF) training facility in Dallas. The company said the 12,600-square-foot education center will help HVAC contractors and sales professionals deliver quality VRF services through a multi-day training program.
Home services company teams with Florida technical college to provide training and jobs
June 9, 2015
One Hour Air Conditioning & Heating®, part of the Direct Energy family of brands, has announced its sponsorship of the One Hour Air Conditioning & Heating Technical Training Center at Suncoast Technical College. The company is fully funding all the tuition, supplies, books, and uniforms of the students in the program.
Will Include Revamped HVAC Fundamentals Courses on Air Dampers and Control Valves
April 29, 2015
Belimo Americas has announced the relaunch of Belimo University, which the company said will offer a comprehensive line of HVAC controls training from online to instructor-led programs tailored to meet individual needs.
The National Comfort Institute (NCI) kicked off its 12th annual Summit last month with a distinct gold-mining theme, having fun with its San Diego venue. The event drew about 115 attendees, including record attendance from NCI’s California members, according to Dominick Guarino, chairman, NCI.
When you hold training in your HVAC business from technical to soft skills, there is one aspect that is often overlooked and it is one of the most important. The way we practice our skill is how we will perform.
Virginia Department of Corrections Offenders Find HVAC Employment
February 10, 2015
Prison officials credit the Virginia Department of Corrections’ (VADOC) emphasis on reentry for the recent success of two former offenders who found jobs within days of their release. Effective programming helped these men find HVAC jobs in the Tidewater area within days, nine and 13, respectively, of their release.
Facility Houses Classrooms and Meeting Space for Hydronic Training and Education Purposes
February 5, 2015
The Taco Innovation and Development Center (IDC), which opened in mid-2012, has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).