Curing the Disease, not Symptoms
- 2012 AHR EXPO: SHOW PRODUCTS. // ASHRAE Journal;Jan2012, Vol. 54 Issue 1, pS82
The article reviews products at the2012 International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating (AHR) Exposition including the SOLCOUSTIC duct liner from Evonik Foams, the training manual "Electricity for HVACR Technicians," and an electronic baseboard from Runtal North America.
- HVACR Technician. // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers;Mar2006, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p52
The article discusses issues concerning heating, ventilation, airconditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) technicians in the U.S. The jobs in the HVACR industry are predicted to increase in the 21st century. Salary for HVACR technicians range from $25,000 to $100,000 annually. Job prospects for...
- Need new workers? Take a closer look at apprenticeships. Riddle, Bob // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;9/12/94, Vol. 193 Issue 2, p5
Discusses the value of training technicians through apprenticeships in the United States. Decline in number of heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) technicians in skilled workforce; Definition of apprenticeship; Advantages; Data on regional apprenticeship offices; Contact information.
- 52 year old Top Tech keeps training a priority. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;2/19/96, Vol. 197 Issue 8, p109
Discusses the importance of continued training among technicians in the heating, ventilation and air conditioning industry. Increasing expertise by teaching residential pattern drafting; Consequences of falling behind changes in the industry; Performing service well. INSETS: Training keeps...
- EPA discloses pass-fail rates for 19 tech-certification plans. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;8/29/94, Vol. 192 Issue 18, p1
Reports on the pass-fail rate for the first 19 heating, ventilation and air conditioning service technician programs certified by the US Environmental Protection Agency. Categories; Programs; Rates.
- Service techs: Your silent sales staff. Teder, John // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;01/13/97, Vol. 200 Issue 2, p47
Describes the sales potential of service technicians of heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment. Primary functions of technicians; Potential number of products and accessories that a technician would sell; Monetary benefits.
- Industry needs cooperation on tech certification. Haushahn, Herb // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;07/05/99, Vol. 207 Issue 10, p28
Discusses the need for industry cooperation on the certification of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) technicians in the United States. Needed involvement by manufacturers in schools that offer HVAC programs; Limit in the number of certifications in the HVAC field.
- A Non-Technical View of a Service Call. Marchese, Joe // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;07/03/2000, Vol. 210 Issue 10, p22
Focuses on the skills needed by service technicians in the heating, air conditioning and refrigeration industry in the United States. Technical knowledge; Communication with the customer; Questions that technicians should ask.
- Terry `the terrific' tech. // Refrigeration Service & Contracting;Apr97, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p53
Focuses on technician certification programs for heating, ventilation, refrigeration and air conditioning technicians in the United States. Training and testing programs sponsored by the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society; Effort to find some standardized way to test and measure a...