The need for more HVACR technicians was one of the issues that took center stage at the recent 2015 HVACR & Mechanical Conference for Education Professionals, where industry educators attended three days of seminars, classes, and networking events designed to foster collaboration within the industry.
The more data the foundation can gather, the better the study will be, and the more useful it can be to you. And, when the study does come out, it stands to be a valuable tool for all in the industry to bring to their local school districts as evidence of the success a career in this industry can create.
Conference Is Hosted by the HVACR Workforce Development Foundation
February 13, 2015
Keynote speakers for the HVACR & Mechanical Conference for Education Professionals have been announced today, and they will be featured at the event set for March 9-11, 2015, at the Conference Center at the Maritime Institute in Linthicum Heights, Maryland.
Free Registration Is Being Sponsored by the HVACR Workforce Development Foundation
December 3, 2014
Free registration for the HVACR & Mechanical Conference for Education Professionals is now available for the 2015 conference, to help instructors of training and apprenticeship programs in HVACR and water heating to learn the latest technological advancements and improve their training and teaching skills.
Foundation Looks to Educate a Greater Number of Qualified Professionals
August 21, 2013
The HVACR Workforce Development Foundation announced that it has welcomed four new members to its board of trustees. The foundation’s objectives are to raise awareness of the HVACR and water heating industry; create interest in the industry as a career; and enhance the quality and quantity of the available workforce.
In an effort to raise awareness of the industry, attract new members to the workforce, and enhance the quality of the available workforce in the industry, the HVACR Workforce Development Foundation has been formed by eight HVACR and water heating industry associations.
Eight HVACR and water heating industry associations spanning the United States and Canada have announced the formation of the HVACR Workforce Development Foundation, which will work to raise awareness of the industry, attract new members to the workforce, and enhance the quality of the available workforce in the industry.
I recently had the opportunity to talk to three different generations of a family-owned HVAC business. During my interviews, I got to talk to the second-, third-, and fourth-generation family members. During my conversation with the youngest member of the family, I was particularly struck by the comments he made.