Southeast HVAC News
Center (Memphis) Granted HVAC Excellence Accreditation.
The Tennessee Technology Center
Memphis campus has been granted accreditation of their Heating,
Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) program by
Comfort control is no longer a luxury; it is a necessity to people
in Tennessee. To validate that they were preparing their students
for the challenges in an ever changing HVACR industry, the faculty
and staff at Tennessee Technology Center decided to pursue
Programmatic accreditation is where an independent third party, HVAC
Excellence reviews a program against set educational and industry
standards. In seeking accreditation, the staff at the Tennessee
Technology Center had to complete a self study showing how they met
each of the required standards.
The self study once completed was sent to HVAC Excellence for their
executive team to thoroughly assess for compliance against each
standard. Upon completion of their review, HVAC Excellence selected
a group of industry veterans with combined technical, administrative
and teaching experience in the HVAC industry to validate the self
study through an intense review of the program.
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Having reviewed the
self study and evaluated the program, HVAC Excellence decided to
grant a five year accreditation of the Tennessee Technology
Center HVACR program.
Some of the benefits of HVAC Excellence HVACR programmatic
accreditation include: students can have more confidence in the
HVACR program, employers have the assurance that the graduates
are properly trained, creates goals for self improvement, can
assist the students in the acceptability of transfer credits and
it involved the faculty in the evaluation process.
To learn more about this nationally recognized program Tennessee
Technology Center contact them at 901 543-6154 or visit them
For additional information on this program, please feel free to
Ed York ~ Tennessee Technology Center ~ 550 Alabama Ave ~
Memphis ~ TN 38155