AUSTIN, Texas — Interplay Learning announced the availability of its HVAC industry training solution. The company introduced a way to advance HVAC skillsets with a catalog that includes dozens of interactive HVAC video courses and 3D troubleshooting simulations. Course materials are accessible by desktop, laptop, or VR-headset and provide an immersive learning experience for engagement and field-like experience

For the professional market, Interplay’s training solution delivers NATE CEU hours and an administration capability that allows service managers to track their team’s skill advancement. 

“This is online training that technicians will actually use because the simulations mimic on-the-job training,” said Doug Donovan, CEO of Interplay Learning. “As a company, we’ve helped more than 70,000 people build key technical skills, so we’re confident in our ability to change the way the HVAC industry trains its professionals.”

From entry-level to HVAC professionals, individuals can access more than 100+ hours of scenario-based exercises across different equipment types — ranging from a commercial AC unit to a residential gas furnace. Simulation has been the training method of choice for the medical, aviation, and military industries because of its ability to better prepare professionals for real-world experiences. It also allows for faster skill development and fewer on-the-job mistakes.

Interplay Learning’s training solution is subscription based. With a monthly option at $19 per month or an annual subscription for $199, users have unlimited access to training content, including video and simulation courses and knowledge checks. More than 100 hours of learning material includes basic, intermediate, and advanced troubleshooting techniques. New courses are added each month. The team subscription package lets companies track their technician’s progress through the admin dashboard and monitor the team’s growth. Visit for more information.

Publication date: 3/5/2019

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