ARLINGTON, Va. — The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) added the Mastering Hydronics – Gas Service training course to the North American Technician Excellence (NATE) Essentials series.

The four-part video training series offers comprehensive instruction from HVACR educator Jack Rise, who covers boiler basics, hot water, gas, and electrical.

“The NATE Essentials CDs remain one of the most cost-effective ways to train employees,” said Paul T. Stalknecht, CEO and president, ACCA. “The value that employees receive stems from being able to learn from the best trainers in the industry, at their own pace, and at the most convenient times for them.”

The training set, sold as a four-disc set, is available for $299, or at a discounted $269 to ACCA members. For more information, visit

Publication date: 6/11/2012