Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009: NEWS Hosts Education and Training Seminar

January 28, 2009
Mark Skaer, NEWS senior editor (at podium), was moderator of the HVACR training seminar. (Click on the image for an enlarged view.)

CHICAGO - The NEWS presented a seminar at the AHR Expo titled “HVACR Education & Training: Important Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.” The panel discussion - with Mark Lowry of the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES), Gerry Kennedy of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation, Warren Lupson of the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI), Rex Boynton of North American Technician Excellence (NATE), and Wes Davis of the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) - focused on the importance of training, what each respective organization is doing to push training, and what contractors should be doing with their employees.