HVAC-R Program Graduate
Are you looking for steady work in a field that is not only rewarding, but also well-suited to your interest in learning more about how electronics and systems work? With a career in heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC-R), you can leverage your knowledge of mechanical equipment and hard-working nature to join a high-growth employment sector. As an HVAC-R technician, you will also ensure the year-round comfort of residents and visitors in your city.
At Fortis, we help handy individuals develop their technical and critical-thinking skills to enter the HVAC-R field. At our HVAC School in Mobile, AL, you will receive high-quality, interactive training from local instructors who will challenge you to take your skills to the next level.
Through a career in HVAC-R, you can serve your community through hands-on projects while you earn a stable income. Additionally, the career-readiness support you receive will give you the confidence to pursue your long-term career goals, such as owning your own business.
At Fortis’ HVAC School in Alabama, you will learn how to:
Fortis’ training combines classroom instruction and lab work to give you a competitive edge in the job market and ensure you find entry-level HVAC employment after you graduate.
HVAC-R Program Graduate
Mobile, AL offers an exciting mix of cultures, natural beauty, and Civil War history. It is the fourth-largest city in the state with a strong economy, thanks to its busy deep-water port. This vibrant, lively city is the ideal setting to pursue your education and start your career as an HVAC-R technician.
Mobile needs skilled HVAC-R technicians to keep heating and cooling systems running reliably all year long. Summers here are long and hot while winters are short and cold. The city is also rainy and cloudy year round, receiving more than 5 feet of rain annually—even more than Seattle, WA.
Once you complete your HVAC Training in Alabama with Fortis, you will have the skills and knowledge to pursue entry-level HVAC-R work. You might apply at Mobile’s Alabama State Docks, which has expanded its processing and storage facility. Aerospace, manufacturing, technology, and construction companies also have facilities across the city and need well-trained HVAC technicians to keep them running smoothly. The University of South Alabama is another large local employer.
Here in Mobile you can see one of the largest wetland ecosystems in the world, the Mobile-Tensaw River Delta. Baseball fans will not want to miss a visit to the childhood home of baseball legend Hank Aaron.
Alabama HVAC School graduates can look forward to the following hiring opportunities:
Thanks to the time and attention you will receive from Fortis’ local instructors and supportive career services team, you can kickstart your HVAC-R career immediately upon graduation.
Fortis’ campus is situated near Optimist Lake and the Mobile Regional Airport. Our location is approximately one hour away from the Gulf Shores and convenient for native Mobilians and commuter students coming from Semmes, Eight Mile, Prichard, and Mauvilla.
From Downtown Mobile: Take I-165 N to I-65 S and exit at Springhill Ave. Take Old Shell Rd to the Fortis campus on Airport Blvd. at the intersection of Cody Rd.
From Mauvilla: Take US-45 and exit on Bellcase Rd/N University Blvd. Turn right after Mellow Mushroom Mobile, left on Foreman Rd. and right onto Airport Blvd.
Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.
You can begin the admissions process right now by completing our online Information Request Form or by calling us at 855.436.7847. You will be able to talk with an admissions advisor who can help you.
Our instructors are experienced and knowledgeable professionals who truly care about your success. They not only deliver a comprehensive curriculum, but they may also share stories about their work as HVAC technicians to help students learn more about the career they are preparing to enter.
Most of our programs are eligible for Title IV funding. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify. During the admissions process you will meet with a Financial Aid Advisor who can help you.
Yes! Our Career Services department works with every student on their job search. We work as a team to empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.
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