The Education You Need to Succeed
Professionals who specialize in the installation, maintenance, and repair of heating, air conditioning, ventilation, and refrigeration units are essential to the functioning of modern society.
Introduction to HVAC
The Romans developed forms of central heating before the first century, and the invention of air conditioning in 1902 revolutionized business and industry. Now, nearly every enclosed space relies on some form of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning.
HVAC Careers, Jobs, and Salaries
HVAC mechanics, installers, and technicians control the temperature, humidity,and air quality of most indoor spaces -- from homes to businesses and refrigeration units. They diagnose and correct problems with a system, install new systems, or clean and maintain equipment.
HVAC Career Statistics
Find out how much you can make in HVAC, where you might work, how many workers are union members, and more.
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