Career outlook for graduates of Redstone’s HVAC training program
HVAC technicians and mechanics install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair residential and commercial climate control systems. HVAC training may also be required to work on commercial refrigeration systems.
Demand for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning installers, mechanics and maintenance technicians is expected to increase 21% by 2022, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, making the HVAC career outlook a bright one.
Why demand continues to grow
Now is a great time to consider becoming an HVAC technician! There are several reasons why the industry is expected to expand for the foreseeable future.
- Recovering economy – New construction projects were either put on hold or abandoned as a result of a recession. Recently, however, the construction industry has shown some new life and should grow as the economy continues to recover. New construction will drive employment growth.
- Improved technology – HVAC systems are becoming more sophisticated, which means training in newer, technology-focused climate-control systems will be important.
- Green movement – With recent years focus on the environment, there will be a great need for commercial and residential buildings to be retrofitted or upgraded with new systems. The HVAC classes at Redstone devote training time to newer, energy-efficient and pollution-reducing systems.
Get HVAC certification at Redstone.
Becoming an HVAC technician is a wise career move if you have a mechanical aptitude and enjoy working with your hands. The training you’ll receive at Redstone focuses on providing you with the hands-on training you’ll need to complete the program.
You’ll receive hands-on training in simulated work environments and you’ll learn to install, operate, troubleshoot and service residential and commercial HVAC systems. Classes are kept small so that you can get individualized attention from instructors who are industry professionals.
You can complete the HVAC diploma program in as little as 10 months and be prepared to join the workforce. Or you may choose to take additional HVAC classes to earn your Associate of Occupational Studies degree. You can train in beautiful Colorado and graduate ready for a new career. For more information about Redstone, call 1-888-547-4037.