About NW HVAC/R
The Northwest HVAC/R (heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration) Association was originally formed in 1962 by the involvement of HVAC/R contractors and the local utilities to provide heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration training while providing a forum for passing along information to promote safety in HVAC/R service and installation. Today, they are the leading membership organization representing HVAC/R contractors, businesses and maintenance departments in the Northwest.
The NW HVAC/R Training Center is a fully accredited private vocational college with the goal of training and updating the skills of technicians currently employed and those individuals beginning a career in the HVAC/R industry. The training applies directly to the HVAC/R industry, tailored to meet the educational and job placement needs of its students and their future employers.
625NW HVAC/R Students Served
97% Students placed since 2011
62Years in business
50+Pieces of on-site equipment
The Northwest Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Training Center provides quality education and training, thus promoting the highest standards of workmanship, and facilitating the enforcement of applicable codes and standards of the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration industry. It shall be the purpose of this organization to provide well-rounded education and training to improve the quality of installation and service in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration industry, to gather and disseminate information and ideas on technical and current issues in the workplace, and to monitor and provide technical input into industry regulations and business activities.
- A comprehensive private vocational college and leader in training excellence for new HVAC/R service technicians.
- An employer-based organization to provide employee training that meets the standards of the industry.
- A voice and information gathering body for entities that provide the community with heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration needs.
HVAC/R Service Technician Training Program Objective
To give its graduates the knowledge and skills that allow for maximum growth in the HVAC/R field.