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HVAC Programs in Richmond, VA

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Looking for HVAC training in Virginia? Students in FORTIS’ HVACR programs in Richmond, VA learn the assorted computerized diagnostics covering commercial refrigeration, gas heat, heat pumps and air conditioning - obtaining all the training they need to become successful HVAC installers/mechanics.

HVAC Technician Careers

HVAC technicians install, maintain, and repair heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems. As an HVAC technician, you can choose to specialize in installation or in maintenance and repair. You can also choose to specialize in heating, air conditioning, or refrigeration work.

The work performed by HVACR professionals, from installing the machines and ducts that keep air flowing properly through buildings to maintaining those same systems that are critical for proper air flow, is important for commercial, residential, and industrial environments.

Job Outlook

With employers continually struggling to find qualified technicians to install, maintain, and repair complex new systems, there will be plenty of great job opportunities for those with the right training and skill set.

According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics (BLS), employment of HVACR mechanics and installers is projected to grow over the next 10 years at a much faster percentage than the average for all occupations.

HVACR Programs in Richmond, VA

FORTIS’ HVACR training in Richmond, VA prepares students for entry-level employment as an HVACR Technician, also known in the field as an HVAC mechanic or an HVAC installer. In our program, you will be trained in the assorted computerized diagnostics covering commercial refrigeration, gas heat, heat pumps, and air conditioning in order to be able to service and repair the modern, complex systems that exist today.

As a technician in the HVACR field, you will use the skill set taught by the instructors at FORTIS to manage and troubleshoot ventilation systems. This knowledge is critical for being able to maintain a healthy, comfortable environment in all types of buildings, including residential, commercial, and industrial ones.

A core focus in our HVACR program is to have students not only learn the theories and principles taught in classes and lab settings, but for them to also be able to apply what they learn in different work settings. FORTIS HVACR students acquire the ability to develop, select, operate, and test a wide variety of heating, ventilating, and air conditioning equipment.

Get Started Today

Enroll in our program in HVACR training in Richmond, VA today and get prepared to take advantage of the many entry-level HVAC technician employment opportunities that will be available to you upon graduation! Our admission representatives will be happy to speak with you and answer any questions you may have about our program and the field.

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

Program Costs and Career Outcomes
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