Have you noticed the small purple logo with NATE at the bottom of our site? Would you like to know how that benefits you? NATE stands for North American Technician Excellence. It’s a 3rd party testing organization that verifies the knowledge of an HVAC technician. We hire NATE certified technicians because we’re committed to providing our customers with the fiCarrier in home indoor comfort solutions.
To learn more, watch the video on the right, or read a description of NATE from their website:
Founded in 1997, North American Technician Excellence (NATE) is the nation’s largest non-profit certification organization for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration technicians. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, NATE is the certification organization governed, owned, operated, developed and supported by the entire HVACR industry.
NATE certification tests represent real world working knowledge of HVACR systems. Developed by a committee of industry experts nationwide, our NATE exams represent HVACR topics pertinent to contractors, educators, manufacturers and utilities alike. All of the NATE tests are rigorous, multiple-choice, knowledge-based tests and validate a technician’s knowledge. NATE candidates may earn Installation and/or Service certification in one or more Specialty areas, including:
*NATE encourages the employment of NATE certified technicians for superior installation andmaintenance or service of heating, ventilation, air conditioning or refrigeration systems. NATE certified technicians have proven their knowledge in the HVACR industry by passing specialized NATE certification tests; however, NATE does not directly supervise or employ technicians, and does not endorse or guarantee their work or performance. As a result, NATE disclaims any liability related to services performed by an individual technician or recommended employer.