HVAC Program

HVACR Programs in Cuyahoga Falls, OH

If you are motivated to find hands-on, technical work and a stable career, consider the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC-R) field. You will help ensure that the internal heating and cooling systems of local residential, commercial, and industrial buildings run smoothly all year long. Also, as an HVAC technician, you will earn consistent income to provide for yourself and your loved ones. 

Complete Our HVAC Program in Ohio

As an entry-level HVAC technician, you will make a positive impact on your city by keeping residents safe and comfortable year round. You can start training for this in-demand role right here at our HVAC-R Program in Cuyahoga Falls, OH.

Upon graduation from Fortis, you will have the required knowledge and skills to pursue employment in the growing HVAC field. With mechanics and technicians in demand, there has never been a better time to pursue your HVAC-R education.

Our HVAC Program in Cuyahoga Falls will train you to:

  • Install, repair, and maintain the important heating and cooling systems that create a comfortable environment inside various types of facilities.
  • Conduct computer-aided diagnostics to evaluate and repair commercial, industrial, and residential systems.
  • Think critically and solve problems as you apply what you learned in the classroom to real-world settings.

Fortis’ HVAC Program in Cuyahoga Falls, OH combines classroom instruction and lab modules to teach you the skills you need to secure entry-level HVAC employment upon graduation.

Justin G.

HVAC-R Program Graduate

"I learned a lot from my Fortis instructors and recommended the HVAC program to my cousin, who is now enrolled here. "

Begin your Training in Our Cuyahoga Falls HVAC-R Program

Fortis is honored to be the largest college in Cuyahoga Falls. It is our privilege to prepare residents for stable careers in high growth fields such as HVAC-R. Through our Cuyahoga Falls HVAC-R School, you can get more involved in your local community by training to become an entry-level HVAC-R technician.

Plan a visit to Fortis’ HVAC Program in Cuyahoga Falls, OH

The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration program is delivered at our Satellite Location at 1040 E Tallmadge Ave, Akron,  Ohio  44310. This location is an ACCSC accredited satellite location of Fortis College in Cuyahoga Falls, OH.

Cuyahoga Falls is the second largest city in Summit County, making it a great location to launch your HVAC-R career. Here, there is a tremendous need year round for skilled HVAC technicians to service residential, commercial, and industrial facilities. You might seek employment with one of the city’s top employers, such as Cuyahoga Community College or the Cleveland Clinic.

HVAC technicians are further in demand due to Cuyahoga Falls’s freezing, snowy winters and warm summers. Given these conditions, there is a consistent need for trained mechanics who can maintain local heating and cooling systems. Fortis will prepare you to meet the local demand and find stable employment.

For a study break, you might try visiting some of the city’s public parks. Additionally, Fortis’s campus is conveniently located near the scenic Cuyahoga River, offering opportunities for kayaking and canoeing. 

Hiring opportunities available to Cuyahoga Falls HVAC-R Program graduates may include:

  • HVAC and air conditioning maintenance companies
  • Licensed general contractors 
  • Large organizations with a facilities team

Fortis’ HVAC School in Cuyahoga Falls, OH, will help you develop the relevant skills you will need to enter the HVAC field. Additionally, our emphasis on career-readiness means you will be fully supported to pursue your goals, whether they include seeking employment with a large local company or striking out on your own as an independent HVAC business owner. 

Learn More From Justin G., a Cuyahoga Falls HVAC-R Program Graduate

Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.

The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration program is delivered at our Satellite Location at 1040 E Tallmadge Ave, Akron,  Ohio  44310.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who is FORTIS?

    FORTIS is a post-secondary network of colleges and institutes that engages students in a powerful learning and training experience for lifelong growth. With the addition of each new campus, Fortis now offers career-based certificate, diploma and degree-granting programs at more than 40 schools in 15 states.

    FORTIS College and FORTIS Institute campuses prepare students for careers in healthcare, nursing, medical, dental, business, information technology, massage, cosmetology and the skilled trades such as welding and HVAC.FORTIS College Online also offers online learning platforms for a variety of associate degree programs for adults and members of the military community.

  • What are the admission requirements?

    To qualify for admissions, in most cases you must be a high school graduate or its equivalent. All applicants are required to complete a personal information sheet. During a personal interview with our admissions staff, we will review your career goals to help you find the right program to fit your needs.

    Every individual will be given the opportunity to tour the facility, meet with Financial Aid, and enroll in the next available classes. Please contact your local campus Admission Advisor for more information on admission requirements.

  • How much does the program cost?

    Tuition varies from program and campus. Speak with an admissions advisor for more details.

  • Is financial aid available?

    You've got obligations and responsibilities already, so financing your education is going to be a real concern. At FORTIS, we understand that. That's why FORTIS helps our students to learn about government and private loans and other financial aid options that are available to those who qualify to help finance the cost of building the foundation for your new career.

    • We work every day with working adults and career changers who have complex financial situations, and get them the information to help them to determine the financing for their education that will work the best for them.
    • We have financial aid offices on every campus so students can continue to find and act on important information they need to continue on their path to success
    • We are flexible and pragmatic in our approach. Our instructors, counselors, and staff understand and will work with you if it becomes difficult to keep up your studies or if you need time off.
  • Does FORTIS help me find a job after graduation?

    At FORTIS, our Career Services professionals are committed to successfully supporting our graduates to secure employment in entry-level positions. Through career development, including professionalism, motivation, resume development, dress for success, interview coaching and the maintenance of ethical standards, we empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.

    FORTIS operates a Career Services Center at each campus to assist graduates with career placement. FORTIS provides lifetime graduate employment assistance. As graduation approaches, students get the opportunity to meet with the Director of Career Services during their last semester to discuss career services available for their individual job search. As a graduate, you will want employment that reflects your skills, training, and allows for professional growth and development. Career Services is committed to helping you find the right fit for you.

  • Is FORTIS accredited?

    If you’re looking for accredited colleges or vocational schools, you have come to the right place! While each campus varies in program offerings, accrediting bodies, and specific programmatic accreditations, all are institutionally accredited! Each of our colleges and institutes are institutionally accredited by one of the following accrediting bodies:

    • Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
    • Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
    • Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS)

    See each school's campus page or click on the CONSUMER INFO button on the right to view individual campus or programmatic accreditations.

Find out more about the admissions process for this program.