free hvac training provides No-Cost, on-demand FREE HVAC Training for California residents.

Apply for Free HVACR Training Today! has had a staggering and extremely successful program, and have proudly been working alongside Southern California Edison for 12 Years; and San Diego Gas & Electric for 8 Years as of 2021! 

  • We have successfully trained over 7000 technicians throughout the years.
  • Provided 35,172 CEU’s to Certified Nate Technicians to keep their certifications up-to-date.
  • We have prepared 1000’s of students for their Industry Exams.

California Utility Ratepayers fund the Tuition Assistance Program under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission. That means FREE HVAC Training for all residents in California.

 Everyone agrees that training is essential! As your career advances, your training needs to keep pace. For California HVAC/R company owners, managers, and technicians, the job of staying up to date are straightforward, now more than ever before professionals are looking to increase their skill levels through an online self-directed program. We are here to help!

Most Popular programs offered are:

NATE Ready To Work Program (RTW):

  • There are no prerequisites.
  • Successfully completing this program with a grade of 70% or more provides you with your OSHA 10 hour safety card (included); 
  • prepares and provides you with your first NATE Ready-to-Work (RTW) Certificate Exam (included).
  • A voucher code, good for (1) exam, will be provided to you. Where you can take the RTW exam on the NATE web site (it comes with a PDF study guide) right from your own computer.

NATE Core Program:

  • The NATE Core Program is designed to get technicians aiming at certification over the second step of the process, the Core Exam. The Core Exam must be passed once before a specialty certification exam is taken, the final step to certification.
  • A voucher code, good for (1) Core Exam, will be provided to you.
  • This exam is designed fo technicians in the HVAC/R industry. This exam is a requirement for most installation or service specialty certifications.

Commercial Refrigeration Program:

  • The Commercial Refrigeration Program is an advanced program, perfect for HVACR technicians and contractors who want to better understand refrigeration systems used in commercial applications like stores, warehouses, restaurants, and product and food services.
  • 78 instructional hours  – Written by Dick Wirz, Chris Compton and Bob Feathers
  • Commercial Refrigeration for Air Conditioning Technicians textbook, shipped upon program enrollment, included with the program.

HVACR trade persons living or working in California generally qualify for the scholarship program.