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Empowering Africa's Future

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Innovative VR Training and Scholarship Initiative

In a groundbreaking move,, in partnership with Finnovant Inc and BioFi Interactive, is excited to announce a major educational initiative aimed at transforming the HVAC/R industry in Africa. This innovative program is not just about introducing cutting-edge Virtual Reality (VR) technology in education but also about empowering the next generation of HVAC/R professionals through 30 comprehensive scholarships across 10 African countries.

A Leap into the Future with VR and Phenix X Mobile Phones

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Recognizing the immense potential of VR in education, and Finnovant Inc are introducing new VR training modules for HVAC/R technicians. These modules offer immersive learning experiences that go beyond traditional methods, equipping students with practical skills and knowledge. Additionally, to ensure the fullest experience, each scholarship recipient will receive a Free Phenix X Mobile Phone from Finnovant, further enhancing their access to these innovative learning tools.

30 Scholarships, 10 Countries, Countless Opportunities is proud to launch the “HVAC/R Training For Africa” Scholarship Program. This initiative will provide 30 deserving students across 10 African countries with unparalleled access to our North America-based training and certification program. These scholarships represent our commitment to nurturing talent and fostering educational growth across the continent.

Join the Conversation with Dr. Robinson Tombari Sibe

To celebrate this milestone, we invite you to join a Live Ask Me Anything (AMA) session with Dr. Robinson Tombari Sibe in Nigeria on Tuesday, January 16th at 7:00am PT / 10:00am ET and whether you attend live or watch later, this event offers a unique opportunity to engage with experts and learn more about our vision for HVAC/R education in Africa.

Experience Our Unique Training Approach


We encourage you to sample our innovative training approach. Our Free Sample Course is available for anyone interested in experiencing the quality and effectiveness of our educational offerings. This is a chance to see firsthand how we are revolutionizing HVAC/R education through technology.

Real-World Readiness with BioFi Interactive

In collaboration with BioFi Interactive, we are setting a new standard in HVAC/R education. Our students will have access to realistic 3D virtual spaces, allowing them to perform diagnoses and repairs in a lifelike setting. This approach bridges the gap between theory and practice, ensuring our students are ready for the real-world challenges of the HVAC/R industry.

Expanding Across Africa

Starting in South Africa and soon extending into Nigeria and other countries, our goal is to uplift not just the students but their entire communities. By providing access to quality education, we aim to enhance the skills and opportunities available to HVAC/R technicians throughout the continent.

Our Commitment to Education and Community Development

“At, we believe in the transformative power of education,” states Chris Compton, Founder and CEO.  “These 30 scholarships across Africa are a testament to our dedication to providing top-notch, immersive training. We are excited to contribute positively to the African continent, helping students learn essential skills and achieve higher wages, thereby uplifting their families and communities.”

Discover More About Our Initiative

For more detailed information on our immersive training programs and scholarship opportunities, please visit our website and dedicated landing pages:



Since 1997, has been a national leader in online workforce training for the HVAC/R industry. Our vision is to create a learning community where industry certifications are achievable and maintained; new workers enter through structured employer-sponsored programs, and technicians continuously upskill to keep pace with evolving technologies. Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, and X for more for updates and insights.

About Finnovant


Finnovant Inc. was established with a vision to enhance business interactions through emerging technologies and secure blockchain solutions in various sectors including Financial Services, Governance, IoT, and Healthcare. We specialize in biometric authentication with our SAY-TEC solution, combating identity theft and fraud. Stay connected with Finnovant on our website and social media platforms like X/Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, and Discord.

This collaboration between, Finnovant Inc, and BioFi Interactive marks a significant stride in advancing education and professional training in Africa. Through this initiative, we are not just shaping skilled professionals; we are contributing to the broader development of communities and the HVAC/R industry at large. Join us in this exciting journey as we revolutionize learning and open new doors of opportunity for aspiring technicians across the African continent.