Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVACR)

HVACR Schools in Northeast PA

Many hard-working people are choosing the field of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC-R) to find a steady career and income. Now you can train for an HVAC Certification in Pennsylvania at Fortis and learn more about the job possibilities within this rewarding, hands-on field. Upon graduation, you will have the necessary skills to become an entry-level HVAC technician and start improving the safety and comfort of your community.

Learn More About Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVACR)

HVAC is a high-growth field, offering you stable work and the gratification of knowing you are keeping your neighbors comfortable year round. 

At Fortis, we help train individuals with a desire to do hands-on, technical work for HVAC careers. You will graduate from our Pennsylvania HVAC School with the knowledge and skills you need to become an entry-level HVAC technician in commercial, industrial, or residential settings across your city.

Start your career with our HVAC-R School in Scranton, PA

As a graduate of Fortis’s HVAC School in Pennsylvania, you will be able to:

  • Install and maintain vital heating and cooling systems in a variety of facilities.
  • Provide relief from weather and extreme temperatures by ensuring a comfortable, safe environment.
  • Perform diagnostics on residential, commercial, and industrial systems so you can complete essential repairs.
Gary L.

HVAC-R Program Graduate

"Now I’m a service manager, managing 50+ technicians. I always come back to Fortis to recruit new techs."

Scranton Needs Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVACR) Technicians

Nicknamed 'The Electric City' in 1880 for being home to the nation's first electric-powered streetcars, Scranton has always been a city known for its history and innovation. This means the city is full of interesting museums and historical sites that you can explore in your free time.

There is growing demand for trained HVAC technicians in Scranton due to local weather patterns. Summers are warm and rainy while the winters are freezing and snowy. When you complete your HVAC Certification in PA, you will learn how to keep heating and cooling systems running year round.

Aside from its industrial past, Scranton also has an abundance of nature to explore, from its hidden Rattlesnake Falls to the world's largest glacial pothole at Archbald Pothole State Park.

But perhaps what Scranton is most known for is being the setting for the popular TV show, The Office. Many famous actors have visited the city and even participated in local parades.

No matter your interests, you will find it easy to call Scranton, PA your home.

Create a stable future for yourself at our Northeast PA HVAC-R School

Once you complete your PA HVAC Certification, you will have the training and skills you need to step into a reliable career field. Technicians may find jobs within:

  • HVAC-R service companies or general contractor firms
  • Larger organizations with their own maintenance staff
  • Their own personal HVAC-R company

Whichever path you choose, our career services department is here to help you transition from student to technician.

Learn About the Fortis Alumni Network from Gary L., an HVAC-R Program Graduate

Connect with our HVAC-R School in Northeast PA

Scranton, PA has the benefit of having a small-town feel while also being a relatively large city. In addition, it provides easy access to other major cities, as it is close to an international airport and not far from New York City or Philadelphia. Being located in such a versatile place, our Medical Assistant School in Scranton, PA is a great option for families and individuals looking to explore the east coast.

From Allentown: Get on US-22 W in Fullerton from N 6th St. and PA-145 N. Take I-476 N and I-81 N to US-11 N in Scranton. Then, take Jefferson Ave. to Poplar St. in Dunmore. Our campus will be on your left.

From New York City: Take Hudson St. and I-78 W to NJ-139 W in Jersey City. Follow I-280 W, I-80 W and I-380 N to US-11 N in Scranton. Then, take Jefferson Ave. to Poplar St. in Dunmore. Fortis will be on the left.

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