The premier accrediting agency for HVAC training programs are the National Center for Construction Education and Research, which is the Partnership for Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration, HVAC Excellence, North American Technician Excellence and Research, Environmental Protection Agency, and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. You need to select that has a minimum of at least one accreditation.
It is also important to try and find small class numbers, which means you will receive one on one help from the instructors. A good HVAC college will also have an on-campus science laboratory with professional-grade tools. Visit the campus and get a feel for the place, the classroom, the facilities and talk to the teachers, if they are available. You should also find out whether there is any flexibility in scheduling classes for working students, and how you could go about requesting financial aid, if you are eligible.
County Awards Springview Contract
Renovations at the Springview Government Center will begin next week after the county awarded a $687,000 contract on Wednesday. The Clark County commissioners voted 2-0 to award the contract to Cincinnati-based Empire Building Co. The renovations will begin Monday. The Springview Government Center, 3130 E. Main St., was purchased from the state for $2 in 2006 and the county already has spent $7