The most prominent accrediting agencies for HVAC training programs are the NCCEA, 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.
Smaller class sizes are also important, which means you will receive one on one assistance from the instructors. The best colleges teaching HVAC courses will also have an on-campus science lab with modern equipment. Before enrolling make sure you visit and explore the campus and get a feel of the place, the classroom, the facilities and talk to the senior lecturers, if they are available. You should also find out whether there is any flexibility in scheduling classes for working students, and also how you might go about procuring financial aid, if required.
Westar Energy Certifies Building Operators
After a rigorous round of training sessions, homework and exams, twenty area building operators and facility managers have earned their Building Operator Certification (BOC) Level I designation from Westar Energy.