Join Our HVAC School in Nashville, TN

HVAC-R Schools in Nashville, TN

Are you looking for a stable career in a field that is not only fulfilling, but also well-suited to your interest in hands-on projects? With a career in heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC-R), you can leverage your practical skills and hard-working personality to ensure the comfort and safety of people in your community.

Join Our HVAC School in Nashville, TN

At Fortis, we help hard-working individuals build practical and critical-thinking skills that prepare them for a career in the field of HVAC / HVAC-R. In our HVAC program in Nashville, TN, you will receive high-quality, interactive training that challenges you to hone your manual and problem-solving abilities, taking your expertise to the next level.

Through a career as an HVAC technician, you can use your skills to serve your community and provide a stable life for yourself and your family. In addition, the training you receive will give you the confidence and capability to achieve your career goals, such as owning and operating your own business.

At our HVAC school in Nashville, you will develop the skills to:

  • Install, operate, and fix heating and cooling systems that are vital to maintaining a healthy and comfortable indoor environment.
  • Conduct computerized diagnostics that help you service and repair a variety of systems, including residential, commercial and industrial.
  • Apply problem solving and critical thinking to both training and real-world scenarios.

Through hands-on training and classroom and instruction, our Nashville, TN HVAC program provides students with top-notch preparation that gives them a competitive edge in the job market. 

Andy D.

HVAC Program Graduate

"I wanted job security and that is why I chose the HVAC field."

Why Choose Nashville, TN for HVAC School

Nashville, TN is a rapidly-growing city with a strong job market and relatively low cost of living despite its size. Its central location also gives residents the chance to visit a variety of interesting travel spots, including Chattanooga, TN, the Great Smoky Mountains, and the Kentucky Bourbon Trail.

Students enrolled in our Nashville HVAC school train for a fulfilling and stable career in HVAC-R. Between classes, they have the opportunity to enjoy a world-famous music scene, outdoor recreation, excellent dining options, and professional sporting events.

Graduates of our program are well-prepared to help the Nashville community combat its notorious heat and humidity by installing proper ventilation and air conditioning that keeps residential, commercial, and industrial buildings cool and dry.

By enrolling at our HVAC School in Nashville, you will receive training that prepares you for hiring opportunities such as:

  • HVAC service companies 
  • Licensed general contractors
  • Large organizations with maintenance personnel

Other graduates of our Nashville, TN HVAC School decide to pursue entrepreneurship after completing their training, building and operating their own HVAC business to serve their local community.

Hear About What Andy D. Gained by Going Back to School at Our HVAC-R Program in Nashville, TN

How to get to our HVAC School in Nashville

The Fortis campus in Nashville is located on the outskirts of the city off of I-24. Thanks to Nashville’s central location, our campus is easy to navigate to, wherever your starting destination.

From Chattanooga: Merge onto US-27 S, followed by I-24 W and TN-255 N/Harding Pl.

From Memphis: Take I-40 E toward Nashville and merge onto TN-255 N/Harding Pl. 

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

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.

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