The most prominent accrediting agencies for HVAC training programs is 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. Select a college that has a minimum of at least one accreditation.
Smaller class sizes are also important, which means you will get one to one assistance from the program teachers. The best colleges teaching HVAC courses will also have an on-campus science laboratory with professional-grade tools. Visit the campus and get a feel of the place, the instruction rooms, the facilities and talk to the teachers, if they are available. You should also find out if they provide any flexibility in scheduling classes for students with external jobs, and how you should go about requesting financial aid, if required.
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