LIVONIA, Mich. - Bergstrom-Elder Consulting Group is holding a North American Technician Excellence (NATE) certification exam session on Friday, Sept. 12, 2008, in Livonia, Mich. The session, scheduled to begin at 7 a.m., is designed with both technicians and employers in mind.

Former HVACR contractor and co-founder Dan Bergstrom said that “technicians can get the respect and recognition they deserve” and employers can “make their organizations more marketable” by employing NATE-certified technicians.

“NATE certification symbolizes your knowledge, expertise, and commitment to an HVACR career,” said Bergstrom.

There will be a Core and Review class on Sept. 4 for a $50 fee. The Core and Specialty exams, available on Sept. 12, are $125 each.

For more information or to register, call 734-730-8110 or e-mail For information on NATE, visit

Publication date:08/25/2008