HVAC Technical Continuing Education

Continuing Education at the HVAC Institute

Right now in Washington State, HVAC Journeyman technicians are required to get 8 hours of continuing education a year to renew their licenses.  Trainee hours are now at 16 hours per year of classroom education.  We provide classes for 06A technician and administrator licensing, along with NATE prep & certification and EPA Certification.

EPA Certification & Testing

We also provide classes for EPA Certification and the testing that

  • Core –General information:  Must pass for any type of Certification
  • Type I –Small appliances:  Appliances fully manufactured, charged and hermetically sealed at the factory with less than 5 lbs. of refrigerant
  • Type II –High pressure appliances:  High pressure appliances that use a refrigerant with a boiling point between -58°and 50°F and very high pressure systems using refrigerants with boiling points below -58°F.
  • Type III –Low pressure appliances:  Appliances that use a refrigerant with a boiling point above 50°F.
  • Universal –Earned upon passing all 3 “Types,” including Core



If you are looking for an HVAC training course then please call (253) 638-7797 or complete our online information request form.