Southeast HVAC News
Drake State Technical
College HVAC program receives accreditation.
The Heating and Air Conditioning
(HVAC) program at Drake State Technical College has received
accreditation from HVAC Excellence.
Drake State now holds one of only four HVAC Excellence accreditation
in the state. The program director is Dexter Henry.
"I am extremely proud of Mr. Henry and applaud his efforts to ensure
that our students leave Drake highly skilled and very competitive in
today's job market," Drake State President Helen McAlpine said in
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designation for our college's HVAC program is yet another
example of our commitment to a program of excellence for our
According to the school, the Drake State staff completed a
self-study showing how they met each requirement as part of the
accreditation process. Upon completion of the self-study 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 a review of
The accreditation is for six years.