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The US Bureau of Labor Statistics is projecting HVAC related jobs to increase a staggering 33.7% through 2020. These jobs need filled, and Forbes Road CTC can help you get started on this exciting career path


The HVAC program at Forbes Road CTC trains you in the technical services that are needed today and challenges the student to reach their highest level of academic knowledge and technical capabilities. Forbes Road CTC offers not only HVAC training but also assistance in career development and works with each graduate to help them find the right employment.

Courses of Study
• HVAC Tools
• Blueprint Reading
• Piping Practices
• Basic Electricity
• Intro to Cooling and Heating
• Air Distribution Systems
• Leak Detection and Recovery
• Intro to Hydronics System
• Control Circuit Troubleshooting
• Gas Heat Troubleshooting
• Cooling Troubleshooting
• Heat Pumps
Career Paths
• Plumber
• Pipefitter
• Steamfitter
• Service Technician
• Service Manager
• Helper


• Type I, II, III and Universal Refrigerant Recover and Transition Certification
• Universal Refrigerant 410A Safety &Training Certification
• HVAC Excellence Technical Certifications
• Pittsburgh Builder’s Association Certification
Post Secondary Opportunities
• Penn College
• Plumbers Local 27
• Sheet Metal Local 12
Articulated Credits
• Statewide
• University of NW Ohio