SPAcademy provides a four-year, self-paced Apprenticeship Program consisting of 144 online classroom hours and 2,000 on-the-job hours per year.
SPAcademy and its participating contractors are designated by the U.S. Department of Labor as "High-Quality", meeting these criteria:
Learning materials have been provided in a variety of formats to add diversity to the learning experience. These formats include:
SPAcademy provides an optional Placement Test for technicians seeking to enter as a 2nd, 3rd, or 4th-year apprentice. A Placement Test is included at no additional cost with each annual subscription and is NOT required to advance a technician.
Our online textbooks are provided through a partnership with Cengage, the leading online textbook provider for Schools and Universities. Listed below are the titles used in our Curriculum, which are continually updated to ensure you have the latest version.
The classroom curriculum and associated on-the-job training are organized into these concentrations:
Click the link at the top of this page to download the four-year curriculum.
SPAcademy will provide a comprehensive book of labs to be performed during on-site training. Lab completions are at the contractor's discretion and are not required as a part of the SPAcademy curriculum.
Learn more about your options to bring more talent into the industry with this accessible program. Fill out the form and a SPAcademy associate will reach out within 24 hours.
We work directly with the contractors who hire and pay for your education to become a certified technician in the commerical HVAC industry. Complete the form to the left and we will share your information with contractors in your area.