ARI Boosts Education and Training Programs

May 2005
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Spring2005 Supplement, Vol. 77, p8
Presents information on the assistance offered by the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute to the heating and ventilation training programs to strengthen vocational and technical school education for entry-level technicians in the U.S. Curriculum guide which aids course developers in designing training programs; "Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning" textbook that provides standard references for education training programs; Establishment of the Clifford H. Rees, Jr. Scholarship Foundation in 2002.


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