The HCC Apprenticeship programs are part of a federally structured training system in which the apprentice works full-time during the day for a sponsoring employer learning the skills of the trade, 和 completes classroom related instruction in the evening or on weekends.There are no tuition or fees for the classroom related instruction. The apprentice may incur some costs for tools, books, 和 materials needed for the trade.
HVACR technicians work on heating, ventilation, air conditioning, 和 refrigeration systems. Some job-specific application include complete gas piping installations, high voltage electrical components, 测试和分析, 系统的启动.
HVACR technicians perform installation 和 maintenance of systems in residential, 商业, 机构, 和工业设置.
How to Become a HVACR Technician*
Because HVACR systems have become increasingly complex, employers generally prefer applicants with postsecondary education or those who have completed an apprenticeship. Some states 和 localities may require technicians to be licensed.
The median annual wage for HVACR technicians was $48,730 in May 2019.*
*来源: 职业前景 H和book
Apprentice programs are not open access. The Apprenticeship programs 和 sponsoring employers establish the minimum qualifications for acceptance into the training program. The minimum qualifications typically require the individual to:
- be at least 18 years of age,
- possess a high school diploma or GED equivalency,
- hold a valid driver license,
- have reliable transportation to the jobsite 和 classroom 和
- be physically able to perform the essential duties of the trade
For more information about acceptance into this Apprenticeship, please contact:
ABC Florida Gulf Coast Chapter
Nick Nowell, PMP, Director of Education 和 Safety