HVAC Program Graduate
The field of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC-R) is a great employment option for individuals who are hard-working and practical. As an HVAC technician, you will do important work that ensures the comfort and safety of your community. The HVAC field offers stable and rewarding employment and career opportunities that can help you provide for yourself and your family.
Fortis’ HVAC Certification in Florida will teach you critical-thinking and problem-solving skills you need to become an HVAC technician. We have combined classroom instruction and hands-on lab work to help you build the necessary foundation for a long-term career in the HVAC field.
The preparation and support you receive from our top-notch instructors and career services advisors will give you the skills and confidence to pursue your desired career path, including entrepreneurship.
With the knowledge base you build at Fortis’ HVAC School in Florida, you will have the preparation and confidence to pursue any career path you choose.
HVAC Program Graduate
Port St. Lucie is the most populous city in the county and seventh in the Sunshine State. It is known for being a safe city with a lower cost of living, making home ownership a possibility—even for younger residents. Fortis is proud to be one of the three educational institutions here preparing students for steady, rewarding careers, such as HVAC-R.
Pursuing your HVAC Certification in Florida is a great option due to the year-round demand for air conditioning and heating systems. The summer months are incredibly hot with average temperatures in the low 90s. Meanwhile, the winter months are typically windy and partly cloudy.
The training you receive at Fortis will prepare you for a variety of local employment opportunities as an entry-level HVAC technician. This could include joining the maintenance team at a major healthcare center, within the public school system, or at the City of Port St. Lucie. Construction is also a leading local industry in need of trained HVAC technicians, And there may be opportunities in the nearby cities of Orlando to the north or West Palm Beach to the south.
Whether you choose to pursue your career in Pensacola or further afield, you can be assured of finding plenty of outdoor activities in this area. The city has everything from bass fishing at Lake Okeechobee to watching a spring-training session of the New York Mets at Clover Park.
No matter what type of employment you choose, Fortis’ HVAC School in Florida will provide you with the support and training you need to pursue a rewarding career in HVAC.
By visiting our Pensacola, FL HVAC School campus for yourself, we think you will begin to understand why this city is ranked #22 on the US News and World Report’s list of Best Places to Retire in the US (2022-2023).
Our campus is located off of S. Federal Highway US-1 and nestled between the St. Lucie River and the Atlantic coast. We are minutes from Savannas Preserve State Park and a short drive from Jensen Beach.
From Downtown Port St. Lucie: Take SW Port St. Lucie Blvd. toward SE Bayshore Blvd. and turn left onto SE Veterans Memorial Pkwy. Turn left onto US-1. Proceed to our campus.
From Lakewood Park: Take FL-614/Indrio Rd. before merging onto US-1 S. Proceed to our campus.
Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.
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 Representative 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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