The most prominent accrediting agencies for HVAC training programs is 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 at least one accreditation.
It is also important to try and find small class numbers, because then you will get personalized tuition from the instructors. A good HVAC college will also have an on college science laboratory with professional-grade tools. Visit the campus and get a feel of the place, the teaching areas, 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 employed students, and also how you should go about procuring financial aid, if you are eligible.
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